Advancing Careers, Building Networks, Creating Organizational Value
UBC Sauder Continuing Business Studies is a unit of the University of British Columbia, an institution that consistently ranks among the 40 best universities globally.
From informative workshops to comprehensive award-winning certificate programs, our offerings provide practical, applied and industry-recognized curriculum to help you gain the knowledge and skills you need to advance in your current profession or embark on a new career. Discover opportunities to build connections, create networks, and learn from leading industry instructors unique to the UBC Sauder School of Business.
We offer flexible learning experiences for busy professionals through 100% online format in a flexible delivery, in-class and blended* (in-class or virtual, plus online) options in the areas of Agile Leadership, Business Analysis, Change Management, Project Management, Behavioural Insights as well as Exam and Test Preps in PMP, Certified ScrumMaster, GMAT, GRE, LSAT and MCAT. Whether you are looking to champion change, transform your team or identify opportunities within your organization our courses and programs cover a wide array of subject areas to help you advance your skills or get certified in a professional designation.
Transformative = Doing
Providing a transformative student experience is central to our vision, culture and values. We are about helping you be successful in your learning journey be it from your initial encounter with us through to graduation.
Whether it be through in-class, online or blended learning formats, you will learn through doing and applying concepts that can easily be translated to the workplace.
Future Proofing Your Career
It’s not only about the skills and competencies you need to advance in your current role, rather we are looking ahead to the future skills you need and preparing you for digital disruption and constant change.
We prepare you not just for the jobs of today but also for the jobs of tomorrow. Looking at the future of work, changing technologies and automation. What you will need to prepare for the future and stay competitive.
Our instructors are integral to your experience. We recruit only those who are passionate about teaching and are leading experts in their field. Promoting a fun, interactive and engaging learning experience is paramount with our instructors.
Meeting Your Professional Goals
Our strong network of professional association relationships has served as a foundation for the development of our specialized business education programs that equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to meet industry demands. We believe in supporting professional associations, helping them to promote the advancement of the profession and providing you with a connection to the greater professional community.
Commitment to You
Our commitment to you doesn’t end after you graduate. We have alumni events to provide additional ways for you to connect with your peers, mentors and prospective employers. Many of our graduates even become ambassadors and some eventually instructors.