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The Kwantlen Polytechnic University School of Business is proud to be accredited by the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs [ACBSP], a respected international association that accredits business programs at more than 1000 university campuses globally.

Our School holds the distinction of being the first Canadian 4-year university school of business to be accredited by ACBSP [2006], with 10-year accreditation status reaffirmed in June, 2019.  To demonstrate our commitment to continuous education quality improvement, we will submit a Status Report to ACBSP in February, 2021, followed by a 5-year Quality Assurance Report in February, 2023. 

The following business programs at Kwantlen Polytechnic University are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs:

 

BBA in Entrepreneurial Leadership

BBA in Accounting

BBA Human Resource Management

BBA Marketing Management

Accounting

Marketing

Business Administration

Business Management

General Business Studies

More on ACBSP:

ACBSP[http://www.acbsp.org] is a leading specialized accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence. The association embraces the virtues of teaching excellence and emphasizes to students that it is essential to learn how to learn. ACBSP acknowledges the importance of scholarly research and inquiry and believes that such activities facilitate improved teaching. Institutions are strongly encouraged to pursue a reasonable, mutually beneficial balance between teaching and research. And further, ACBSP encourages faculty involvement within the contemporary business world to enhance the quality of classroom instruction and to contribute to student learning.

MISSION
ACBSP promotes continuous improvement and recognizes excellence in the accreditation of business education programs around the world.

VISION
Every quality business program worldwide is accredited.