The Goodman School of Business at Brock affirms its place among world’s best business programs with accreditation conferred by many prestigious domestic and international business associations.
Accredited by AACSB International
The Goodman School of Business is a member of an elite group of exceptional business schools around the world, with international accreditation conferred by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. AACSB International is the oldest and most respected accrediting body for business schools worldwide.
Beta Gamma Sigma
Accreditation by AACSB International allows the Goodman School of Business to be one of the few Canadian universities with a Chapter in the Beta Gamma Sigma Honour Society (BGS). Membership in BGS is the highest recognition a business student can receive in an undergraduate or masters program accredited by AACSB International
Accredited by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario)
The Goodman School of Business became the first business school in Ontario to be accredited to the Master’s level by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario (CPA Ontario) under the new National CPA Accreditation Program.
Graduates of the CPA-Accredited Program at the Goodman School of Business gain direct access to the CPA Common Final Evaluation (CFE), which is the national qualifying evaluation for the CPA designation. Students enrolled in the accredited CPA Pathway will also be able to complete paid co-op work terms with national accounting firms, government agencies and public and private sector companies while completing the BAcc component.
Member of the European Foundation for Management Development
The Goodman School of Business is a member of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) which brings together leading academics and senior executives from business schools and companies and provides them with unparalleled benchmarking and networking opportunities.
Accredited by the Chartered Managers Canada
The Goodman School of Business is proud to have our Bachelor of Business Administration program accredited by the Chartered Managers Canada, the only organization in Canada that grants designations recognizing general management skills and expertise. Upon graduating from the Bachelor of Business Administration program at Brock, students will have met all the academic requirements for the Certified in Management (C.I.M.) professional designation.
Partner School with The International Partnership of Business Schools (IPBS)
The International Partnership of Business Schools (IPBS) is a consortium of 13 leading business schools in Europe, USA and Latin America. The partner schools are located in Dublin (Ireland), Lancaster (United Kingdom), Madrid (Spain), Reims/Rouen (France), Reutlingen (Germany), Piacenza (Italy), Boston (MA, USA), Raleigh (NC, USA), Elon (NC,USA), San Diego (CA, USA), Puebla (Mexico), São Paulo (Brazil) and St. Catharines (Canada).
The IPBS partners offer undergraduate programmes that grant double degrees, require study in two countries, and promote language and cultural fluency along with business aptitude. Furthermore, five of these partners offer an intensive 12 to 15 month (depending on the track choice) Masters of Science in International Management (MIM). The MIM features study in two countries and concentrates on the preparation of managers for the international business world. The programme is taught entirely in English.
Canadian Professional Sales Association Designation (CPSA)
Students at the Goodman School of Business may choose to pursue professional designations after their studies. These professional designations show commitment and achievement through a variety of business industries including accounting, finance, human resources and sales. For the Canadian Professional Sales Association (CPSA) – Professional Sales Certificate (PSC) designation, students (undergraduate and graduate) must meet the following requirements.