To prepare students to practice business in ways that recognize God as Lord of workplace and marketplace. This includes applying Biblical principles and commands, passionately serving God and others, building compassionate caring relationships, and striving for excellence in using knowledge and skills to benefit organizations and communities.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of our programs will:

  • Discuss, analyze, and evaluate how business practices and theories are shaped by historical forces, the call to live in community and the impact of sin and grace.
  • Apply critical thinking, analytical, problem-solving, technical, and creative skills in situations that require integrated thought.
  • Use technical, analytical, and problem-solving skills to identify issues in business, propose and assess alternative solutions using qualitative and quantitative techniques, generate and defend recommendations, and design implementation plans.
  • Communicate information, arguments, and analyses accurately, reliably, winsomely, and with conviction.

Business Department Programs

Additional Information

Courses in the Business Programs are recognized for advanced standing for professional designations such as the Chartered Professional Accountant and the Certified Human Resources Professional.

Business Department Faculty

Dr. Vahagn Asatryan

Associate Professor of Business

Ph.D. (2006), Management & Marketing, Foodservice & Lodging, Iowa State University;... Read More
Phone: 905-648-2139   Ext: 4476
Office: 219H

Prof. Laurie Busuttil

Associate Professor and Chair, Business Program

M.B.A. (2011), McMaster University; M.T.S. (McMaster University, 2017); CPM
Phone: 905-648-2139   Ext: 4276
Office: 219J
Prof. Busuttil’s broad industry experience prepares her to teach several marketing courses, as well as Human Resource Management, Business Ethics, Not-for-Profit Management, and Social... Read More

Prof. Susan J. Van Weelden

Professor of Business


Dean of Social Sciences and Co-Dean of Humanities

CPA, CMA (1990); M.B.A. (1988), Accounting, McMaster University
Phone: 905-648-2139   Ext: 4235
Office: 102A
Prof. Van Weelden has taught at Redeemer for over 30 years, having taught 20 different courses during that time. Her specialty is accounting but she also loves to teach strategy, leadership, and... Read More

Prof. Wayne Solomon

Assistant Professor of Business

MBA (2015), University of New Brunswick; Thesis: A Study of Supply Chain Management in the... Read More
Phone: 905-648-2139   Ext: 4262
Office: 219I
Wayne Solomon is an assistant professor of Business in the Business Department specializing in Accounting. Before his appointment at Redeemer, he was a sessional business instructor at the... Read More