Profile of Sobey School of Business - Saint Mary's University
Located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the Sobey School of Business at Saint Mary's University is a student-centred post-secondary institution home to some of Canada's best business education and a wide-reaching network of career, counseling, employment assistance, and financial services designed to help students achieve the optimal educational experience and succeed in their chosen fields upon graduation. The IMPACT Fund, for example, provides capital to students wanting to invest in traded securities. As Atlantic Canada's most comprehensive, extensive, and esteemed business school, Sobey is staffed with 70 full-time faculty members including some of Canada's elite scholars in the disciplines of Human Resource Management, Industrial Relations, and Organization Theory.
The School offers the programs of Bachelor of Commerce, Master of Business Administration (MBA), including joint MBA/CMA, Master of Finance (for students in China), Master of Management - Co-operatives and Credit Unions (distance education program for mid-level managers), Executive Master of Business Administration, and Ph.D. in Management. Active program councils with the purpose of keeping them relevant and forward-looking consistently monitor the SchoolĘs programs, and employers have praised graduates for their strong leadership skills and ability 'to think strategically and identify opportunities.'