To effectively participate in this program, students must have reliable Internet access and will be issued a laptop, included in the program fees. Students will be provided with instruction on how to pick up their device.
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Program description - January 2023
International trade and investment are critical to the Canadian economy. If you are interested in how Canadian businesses are increasingly getting involved in integrative trade initiatives that take place across time zones, languages, cultures and currencies, this might be the right program for you. As a graduate, you will earn an Ontario College Diploma and will have acquired specialized knowledge and skills in international business, which will allow you to carry out international business functions in today’s global marketplace. In this program, you will demonstrate achievement of vocational learning outcomes which relate to both business in general and international business in particular. Upon successful completion, you will be prepared to carry out a variety of business functions in the global marketplace, assume entry-level positions in sales, risk management, marketing, business planning, compliance and research. You will be able to apply communication, networking, and teamwork skills to support integrative trade initiatives. This program will provide you with an opportunity to become comfortable with new technologies and understand the importance of integrating them with an organization’s overall mission and objectives. You will be able to prepare documents and follow procedures to support the movement of products and services across international borders and select and implement strategies to deal with cultural differences. One of the goals of this program is to help you understand how business success at the international level is linked to strong corporate sustainability and corporate social responsibility initiatives. As part of Conestoga’s commitment to innovative learning strategies, a laptop is included in the program fees. The laptop initiative enables you to have current and relevant resources, and an interactive learning experience. You will be able to access course materials, participate in collaborative learning environments and build the technological skills needed in today's workforce. Students will receive instructions on how they will obtain their device.
Tuition & fees
Tuition and fee details for the 2022-2023 year are listed below. Books and supplies are additional. Tuition and fee details for terms starting September 2023 and later will be available Spring 2023.
Canadian fee details
Returning student tuition & fees
International fee details
|Description||Winter 2023||Spring 2023|
|International Program Tuition||$6875.00||$6875.00|
|CSI Health Plan Fee||$201.00||-|
|CSI Advocacy Fee||$8.00||$8.00|
|CSI Association Fee||$102.00||$102.00|
|CSI International Health Fee||$355.10||-|
|CSI Legal Protection||$20.10||-|
|Graduation/Alumni Services Fee||$25.00||$25.00|
|ONE Card Fee||$7.50||$7.50|
|Technology Enhancement Fee||$125.00||$125.00|
|CSI - Student Frosh Kit Fee (optional)||$70.00||-|
|CSI Event Fee and Campus Life (optional)||$30.00||$30.00|
|CSI Student Clubs and Societies (optional)||$4.00||$4.00|
|Sustainability Fee (optional)||$5.00||$5.00|
Returning student tuition & fees
Awards & scholarships
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Delivery sequence - January 2023 - Kitchener – Downtown