Bachelor of Commerce at the Leder School of Business
A strong foundation in business starts with an understanding of management, administration, finance and accounting. At King’s, we take business education one step further by integrating your faith. Emerging social and environmental concerns require tomorrow’s business leaders to find creative solutions. At the Leder School of Business, in addition to foundational knowledge and skills to navigate the business world, you will learn to creatively tackle new challenges that will shape the future—without compromising your core beliefs.
King’s business program offers five streams in general business, accounting, non-profit and social entrepreneurship, small business and entrepreneurship, and environmental management. The program is fully recognized and accredited by academic and industry organizations including Chartered Professional Accountants and the Canadian Institute of Management.
Business Program Highlights
- Apply business principles and practices to real-world challenges
- Select from courses that prepare you for work in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors
- Discover how to improve the world through entrepreneurship, leadership, accounting and finance
- Learn the theory behind best business practices. Apply business principles through real-world experiences such as internships, case competitions and global travel opportunities
- Build your skill set as a business professional by studying topics such as statistical analysis, commercial law, and applied business simulation
- Integrate Christian values like compassion, courage, justice and hope as you pursue a career of doing business well
Outside the Classroom
Students at the Leder School of Business are active in the community. As a business student at King's, you will be given the chance to take part in consulting projects, internships, case competitions, networking events, mentorships and more.
King's is passionate about preparing business students for careers in a globalized world through cross-cultural experiences such as the Netherlands Study Tour and Asia Study Experience.
Work in a company to gain first-hand knowledge and skills used in the industry. Engage in a four-month internship that enhances your expertise and lets you experience real-world team environments.
Leder Business Association (LBA)
Get involved with LBA, a student-run group that plans events and creates opportunities for business students to connect with one-another and network with the greater business community. LBA also organizes and hosts King's annual Career Fair.
Business Program Options
York Dudiak, B.Com. Business '23
My favourite part of King's is the community. I have a great relationship with all of my professors, and know that they really care about me and want me to succeed. I can talk to anyone, and know that…Read More
Caleb Notenbomer, B.Com. Business '22
My favourite part of being a student here currently is being able to attend class in-person. I think that is a privilege that not everyone has been able to experience over the past couple years. But overall…Read More
Ben Dueck, B.Com. Business '24
I chose King's because I value having a community that is centred around Jesus. When it came to choosing a major, I chose business because it applies to a variety of occupations. I hope to use my business…Read More
Sarah Clark, B.Com. Business '25
While I was initially led to the business program through a process of elimination, as I learned more about business and the opportunities available through it, I knew that God led me to the right program…Read More
Jed Jespersen, B.Com. Business '22
My favourite part of King’s has to be the community of people. I feel so comfortable in all my classes, and now that I am in my fifth year I know most of my peers very well. This makes working on…Read More
Catherine-Esther Cowie, Entrepreneur and Artist
I chose King’s for the willingness and opportunity to grapple with how my faith fits into and informs my chosen career path. What does it mean to do business from a Christian perspective? Dr. Elwil…Read More
Lucile Maniraguha, B.Comm. '20
Business at King’s gives students such a unique perspective on the world of business. The business professors ensure you get so much exposure to the business sector in order to ease student's…Read More