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Business and Economics

Overview

If you are interested in studying business management along with economic systems issues like recessions, inflation and income inequality, then this joint major may be for you.

Degree: Bachelor of Business Administration or Bachelor of Arts

This joint major requires you to qualify for admission to the Beedie School of Business in addition to being accepted as a joint major in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

You may opt for a Bachelor of Arts degree (BA) from the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, or a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from the Beedie School of Business.  

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Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Take a look at the occupations traditionally associated with this program at the Beedie School of Business Career Management Centre.  

Admission requirements

If you are interested in this joint major, you must apply to both Business and Economics and must meet the requirements for both programs.

How to apply

Before applying, you might want to review this help video. Then:

  • Go to https://apply.educationplannerbc.ca/sfu.jsp
  • In section 4, Applying to SFU, for your first choice:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Beedie School of Business
    • select from the drop-down list of programs:  Business or Business - 1st yr Surrey
  • For your second choice:
    • select from the drop-down list of faculties: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
    • select from the drop-down list of programs: BA Economics
  • After you are accepted, speak to both program advisors about the  Joint Major program.