Finance for arts business

The Finance for Arts Business Micro-Credential is designed to introduce artists and creative professionals to finance for entrepreneurship.

Develop your financial literacy and build management skills to successfully start a new business or optimize your existing operation. Our program provides hands-on experiences through practical projects, teamwork and simulations that expose participants to financial decision-making within the arts. You will learn the skills needed to effectively lead and manage arts and cultural departments, programs and organizations in a wide range of industries. 

Finance for Arts Business Course Listing

Course Code Course Name Dates Times Course Hours Price*
CEAB–105 Personal Finance

May 4 - May 27, 2020

No classes May 18


5 - 9:30 p.m.

45 $647
CEAB–106 Business Finance  May 28 - Jun. 18, 2020


5 - 9:30 p.m.

45 $647

Understanding Contracts

Grant & Proposal Writing

Employment Readiness

Workshop Listings   14 x 3



*Price does not include GST


Application Fee $75
Processing Fee $35
Technology Fee $125

*Fee applied once per academic year.
nce you have declared your intention to complete this certificate, this fee will be removed from your second course and workshops if completing them within one academic year.

Admission Requirements

Applicants should have: 

Language Proficiency – English Language Proficiency (if educated outside Canada)  

A score of 83 or higher on an official Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) on the Internet-based test (iBT), with a minimum score of 20 in each of the four testing sections, or 220 on the computer-based test (CBT). 

A score of 70 or higher on the Canadian Academic English Language (CAEL) assessment, or a score of 70, or higher on the computer edition (CAEL CE) 

A score of 6.5 or higher on the International English Language Test (IELTS) 

Completion Requirements

For successful completion of the  Finance for Arts Business Micro-Certificate, students will successfully complete two courses and three workshops.