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We prepare our students for the world that's coming, not the world of their parents. We believe immersive learning is the key to that preparation. From day one, Lazaridis School students learn to work in teams tackling real-world problems that exist now. Our co-op business degree is Canada's largest because we want to immerse our students in the kinds of environments they'll experience when they graduate.
All of this is about teaching Lazaridis School students to think for themselves so they'll be able to adapt to a world of ever-growing complexity, facing problems nobody has ever solved before. As a result of our commitment to the student experience, Maclean's has named Laurier the #1 school in student satisfaction for the third year in a row.
Our AACSB-accredited programs are among the most selective undergraduate business programs in the country and our students are among the most engaged. When our students aren't winning national case competitions, they are leading student clubs and organizations, volunteering in the community, or starting their own business.
The Lazaridis School operates the largest business degree co-op program in the country. We encourage our students to explore different career options and gain valuable employment experience before they graduate. If that isn't enough, our employment rate for the BBA program in 2017 was 98.7% and our BA (Econ) employment rate was 100%.
Laurier alumnus and owner of AMZ Prep Canada named Enactus Canada Student Entrepreneur National Champion
Financial Post - Reopening Canada: The economy survived the crash, but making it thrive again will depend on all of us
Laurier researchers receive $3.3 million from Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council
Laurier Professor Nicole Coviello named inaugural Lazaridis Chair of International Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Financial Post: Trump's visa freeze could help funnel talented workers to Canada
Laurier named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers
The Record: Faculty at Laurier and Waterloo universities embrace virtual reality
Lazaridis School researcher building virtual community for academic debate
Last20, founded by a Laurier student and a recent grad, is upcycling plastic garbage into innovative new products
Lazaridis School hosts business and economics webinars for prospective undergraduate students
Letter from the Dean: our Co-op students need you
Lazaridis Institute launches search for Canada’s 10 most promising scale-up companies
A career-changing decision: Ken Adams, MFin/MBA '17
Laurier Enactus teams set to compete at national exposition
Laurier awards recognize co-op students for exceptional workplace achievements
Laurier celebrates teaching excellence with presentation of Donald F. Morgenson Awards
Laurier co-op programs earn national accreditation
Laurier celebrates community of student teachers with awards of excellence
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