Graduate Profiles

Our Graduate Diploma in Business Administration program is much more than a ladder to an MBA. It will equip you with powerful business skills as well as fresh insights from interacting with a cohort of diverse industry professionals. Beyond that, our graduates also value the flexibility and interactive nature of the online program. Learn more about their experiences at SFU Beedie in these profiles.

Charles Casgrain

Project Manager at Wood PLC

As a project manager for a multinational engineering consultancy, Charles talks daily about large-scale engineering projects. Today, he’s also talking business.

Shaun McPhee

Senior Program Manager at TELUS

After graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree, Shaun felt he needed something more to steer his career in the direction that he wanted. His decision to pursue the GDBA became a turning point in his career.

Theresa Li

Commercial Manager at BC Hydro

For Theresa, earning a Graduate Diploma in Business Administration (GDBA) from SFU Beedie was a window into the world of finance and business, and a stepping stone to pursuing an MBA.

Katherine Cowie

MBA Candidate at the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University

As a professional dancer, Katherine knew that one day she would want to transition to a new career. The GDBA program became her avenue into the world of business.

Percival Chang

Regional Sales Manager at PHN Investment Services

Looking to grow personally and professionally, Percival made the conscious decision to pursue his GDBA. The pay-off included a 20% salary increase…and more.

Kelly Williams

Manager, Waterslide Engineering at WhiteWater West Industries Ltd.

Kelly decided to pursue his GDBA when he realized it was time to take his future seriously and drive his career himself. This change turned out to be just what he needed.