About

The Certificate in Entrepreneruship is offered by the Edwards School of Business at the University of Saskatchewan. Students interested in only the certificate should instead reach out to the University of Saskatchewan. St. Peter’s College is able to support students taking the certificate in combination with a bachelor degree.

Entrepreneurship is about more than starting a business; it is a way of thinking. Foster your creativity, drive change in the workplace, and master the business skills needed to bring your idea to market. Along with diverse classmates from across campus, you will learn about:

  • the principles of business
  • effective communication and performance in a team environment
  • ethical considerations in decision making
  • entrepreneurial approaches to business problems
  • preparing a business plan for a new venture

What you will Learn

During the course of the program, you will be working alondside students from other colleges and disciplines, making useful connections for the workplace after graduation. You will also be taught by AACSB accredited faculty from the Edwards School of Business, ensuring an international standard for the quality of your education.

This certficicate is offered by the University of Saskatchewan's Edward's School of Business. You may earn the certificate on its own, while pusuing a degree, or after graduating university.

Program Structure

Tuition Estimates

Canadian  International 
Tuition $6,440 $17,584
Fees $300 $300
Books $1,000 - $1,500 $1,000 - $1,500
Total $7,740 - $8,240 $18,884- $19,384

Tuition will vary depending on the type and number of classes you take in a year. This estimate reflects a typical amount you could expect to pay in your first year if you enrol in a full course load, the maximum number of courses allowed.
Fees are used to fund specific student benefits.
The cost of books and supplies varies widely depending on the courses you choose. It is recommended that you budget between $1,000-$2,000 per year. 

*Based on the rates displayed on our Tuition page

Careers

Though the Entrepreneurship certificate will prepare graduates to start a new venture, it will also give graduates desirable skills to apply in organizations large and small. Increasingly, business, industry, and government organizations are seeking employees who can demonstrate the strategic and innovative thinking that you will develop here.

You should consult with an academic advisor in the college when you begin your studies to further discuss your program options and goals if you plan on taking this certificate while pursuing another degree.

Admission Requirements and Deadlines

Deadlines

St. Peter's College Deadline:

Students already accepted into their program at the University of Saskatchewan may begin classes at St. Peter’s College anytime before the deadline for registration changes (mid-September and mid-January)

University of Saskatchewan Deadline:

The full list of deadlines for each college at the University of Saskatchewan can be found at the programs specific requirements and deadlines page on their website.

Required High School Classes

  • Foundations of Mathematics 30 or Pre-Calculus 30 (recommended, but not required)

The high school classes that are required for admission purposes are not always the same as classes you will need to complete the degree program you choose. For example, if you want to minor in chemistry, you will need high school chemistry to take your first-year university classes.

Required Grade Average

Minimum high school admission average: 70%

Transfer admission average: 60%

Learn how we calculate your admission average. If you do not meet the minimum admission average, you may be considered for the Transition Program or for special (mature) admission.

English Proficiency

If your first language in not English, you may have to prove proficiency in English before admission. It is expected that applicants interested in this program are fluent in English.

Ready to apply?

Students must apply and be accepted to the University of Saskatchewan and St. Peter's College. The University of Saskatchewan requires a non-refundable application fee of $90 CDN before your application will be processed. St. Peter's College will process your application at no charge.