The BEST Certificate is a transcripted certificate that integrates multidisciplinary courses from different faculties at York University (Business courses at Schulich School of Business; Law course at Osgoode Law School, and Design, Tech and Innovation courses at Lassonde School of Engineering). The certificate is designed to teach, cater, and recognize student entrepreneurial skills and knowledge. In general, the skill outcomes of the seven mandatory themes can be broadly achieved through existing courses already defined in each degree with the addition of business and law themes.
Lassonde Students can complete the BEST Certificate in parallel with their General Education studies. The BEST Certificate helps students playing a greater role in the management of technological innovation in larger organizations or start their own ventures.