Master of Business Administration - MBA

Master of Business Administration - MBA


Assiniboine, in collaboration with Cape Breton University, offers a hybrid and in-person Master of Business Administration (MBA) program focusing on Community Economic Development.

This unique program combines traditional MBA subjects with a special emphasis on economic development, leadership, governance, and change management. It aims to cultivate leaders like you with strong business acumen, collaborative skills, and a deep understanding of accountability, social responsibility, and development practices.

Tailored for individuals like you seeking the flexibility to manage work, family, and studies, the program is hosted on campus in Brandon at Assiniboine College, with all courses conducted in person by esteemed faculty from across Canada, spanning approximately 16 weekends. This format enables you to advance your career while continuing to work, completing your MBA degree in 24 to 26 months.

The MBA program is ideal for senior managers, professionals, and emerging sector leaders. Non-degree applicants with significant managerial experience or recent graduates with business or non-business backgrounds are welcome.

Email your resume and unofficial transcript(s) to or visit Cape Breton University's MBA web pages to learn more about program eligibility, GMAT waiver, and other details.



For details on how to apply, courses and costs, please refer to Cape Breton University's website

Tools & Supplies

At-Home Computing

For this program, you are expected to have access to a computer at home. It should have a webcam, microphone and internet access to enable remote learning for the theory portions of your programs.

At-Home Computing Information

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