Canada’s future business leaders are today’s inspired students.  

The Gerald Schwartz School of Business puts students on the fast track to careers in a wide range of business areas. Our experiential, industry-relevant, programming is delivered from state-of-the-art facilities on a beautifully intimate campus by engaged, research active faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching. Our student focused, career oriented, and community-minded approach is known to produce influential leaders.  

Student focused 

In the Gerald Schwartz School of Business, creating an exceptional student experience is our priority. From our engaging courses to experiential learning opportunities inside and outside the classroom, right-sized classes where professors know their students by name, numerous student societies that empower leadership potential, and a full suite of student support services, students are at the heart of what we do. 

Career oriented 

Our business programming aims to prepare students for careers in accounting, entrepreneurship, enterprise systems, finance, international business, management, and marketing. Faculty work to align course content with professional practice expectations and incorporate hands-on learning experiences into their courses. Every business student has the option to combine a paid, professional, Co-op work experience with their degree or diploma pathway and career services supports student transition to the world of work.  

Community minded 

The Gerald Schwartz School of Business is committed to responsible management education which includes recognizing the role of businesses and individuals in being responsible community members at the global, national, and local level. Our school is a proud signatory of the United Nations’ Principles of Responsible Management (PRME) initiative. We are committed to truth and reconciliation and responding to the TRC’s Call to Action. We also continue to honour StFX’s legacy of outreach and service within our local communities.  

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Unlock your potential 

The Gerald Schwartz School of Business offers everything you need to succeed in the world of business. With our intimate class settings, generous financial support, inspiring campus setting, practical learning opportunities, and supportive community, you'll be well equipped to achieve your goals and make your mark in the business world. 

Are you ready to take the first step towards a successful career in business? Join us and discover where your journey can take you! 

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