Flexibility – At AU, we fit into your schedule, not the other way around. Athabasca University is the ideal way to pursue your post-secondary education without having to uproot your life. Thanks to our online courses and flexible start times, you can fit your education into your busy life, and still have time for your family and career.
Diploma to degree – Athabasca University has worked with community colleges and technical institutes across Canada to award block credit into our online Bachelor of Management (BMgmt) and online Bachelor of Commerce (BComm) programs. If you already have a college diploma, you may be awarded block transfer credit; see diploma to degree »
Direct entry into degree programs – You can enter an AU business degree program in your first year, instead of having to complete one or two years of study first, as some universities require. Do you have significant management experience already? You may be eligible to apply to the AU online Executive MBA program.
You set the pace – Finish your degree in two years or ten years. You set the pace to align with your goals, your life, and your schedule.
Selection of courses – AU offers over 900 online courses in a range of arts, science, and professional disciplines. Be sure to check out all the options available to choose from to fill in your elective requirements.
Educational leader with a proven track record – AU is a distance education leader, not only in Canada, but also around the world. We’re known as an innovator in international distance education, and a trusted name in online and distance learning. View our accreditations and memberships here »
Monthly start dates – Undergraduate program admission and online course registration is offered year-round. Once admitted you can register for online courses immediately and be on your way to achieving your educational goals. Register for an online course by the 10th of the month, and you can start as early as the first day of the next month. Apply today »