FAQ - General Program Questions
What credential will I receive when I complete this initiative?
You will receive a "Professional Achievement in Management" designation from the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University.
When do classes and workshop series start?
When are Foundations of Management classes and the workshop series held?
The workshops are held on five Sundays between January 13 and February 10 and the Foundations of Management classes are held on Saturdays from January 13 to April 20, May 11 to August 17, and September 14 to December 7.
How many hours a week will be required for this initiative?
In the Foundations of Management course series, students will take two courses per semester, which are both 3 hours per week. In order to be successful, students should plan on devoting a minimum of 8-10 hours per week for each course for reading, assignments, study group meetings and class time.
Are students required to have a laptop?
No, but it is recommended.
Where is the Ted Rogers School of Management?
The Ted Rogers School of Management is located in the heart of downtown Toronto at 575 Bay St. (entrance at 55 Dundas St. W.), steps away from Yonge and Dundas Square. You may also refer to the "Campus Maps" link on the top navigation bar above.
What are the admission requirements for the Foundations of Management initiative?
Admission requirements can be found in detail at http://www.ryerson.ca/fom/admissions
Are qualifications from other schools such as Applied Degrees or Diplomas from CAATs accepted?
Applicants are required to have completed a 4 year undergraduate degree. A college or other diploma regardless of discipline in not accepted although college graduates who have articulated to a university degree will be eligible for admission.
Can acceptance be deferred?
No. Offers of admission are made for a specific start date only.
FAQ - Application Questions
When are the applications due?
The Guaranteed Consideration deadline for submission of the application, amendments, and supporting documents for the Foundations of Management initiative is December 12, 2012. Applications, amendments, and documents received after this deadline will be considered subject to competition and space availability.
When can I expect to hear back after I submit my application?
We anticipate admission decisions will be posted to your Choose>Ryerson portal beginning mid-December.
How do I apply?
Applications can be submitted electronically and details are available at http://www.ryerson.ca/fom/applynow/
FAQ - Fees
Is there an application fee?
Yes. The fee is $80 (subject to change) and will be required before your application is processed.
What are the fees and when am I expected to pay?
Please refer to http://www.ryerson.ca/fom/admissions for details on fees. Fees are payable prior to the start of the first week of classes in each semester.
Are fees different for International Students?
Yes. International students will pay higher fees than Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents. Please contact email@example.com for details.