Bridge to Business
Bridge to Business is a new initiative in the School of Business and Economics.
This program enhances the experience and knowledge gained in the classroom by graduate students with experiential learning opportunities and complimentary resources. It develops the leadership, professional and foundational skills of graduate students while improving collaborative relationships within the Kamloops business community.
Collaboration between TRU departments
30+ experiential learning opportunities
Local businesses engaged in learning
Outreach students improving community
Certification presented by the dean
24+ unique professional development offerings
Expand your network
Network with SoBE's best and brightest graduate students and influential community business leaders, and get to know the business and economics faculty and staff in a more meaningful way.
Earn your certificate
Students complete experiential learning opportunities in the leadership, professional and foundational skill categories. Badges are awarded as requirements in each category are met. Once you earn all eight badges, you are awarded the Bridge to Business Certificate, signed by the Dean of the School of Business and Economics.
- The Bridge to Business is for SoBE graduate students (MBA, MEEM, MScEEM) only
- The Bridge to Business is free and voluntary
- Bridge to Business is modular, and expected to be completed in pieces over several semesters. Students can earn their certificates in as little as one year.