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Ted Rogers MBA Program at the Ted Rogers School of Management

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Show all What MBA Programs are offered at Ryerson?

Ryerson offers an MBA Global and an MBA in the Management of Technology and Innovation (MBA-MTI).

HOW DOES TED ROGERS MBA KEEP THEIR TUITION AFFORDABLE?

Ted Rogers MBA is accredited by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities in Ontario. While delivering the MBA curriculum is equally expensive at Ryerson, we are fortunate to have the Government of Ontario's support, which allows us to keep our tuition fees significantly lower than other schools.

ARE THE PROGRAMS AVAILABLE ON A PART-TIME BASIS?

Yes, domestic students may complete either the MBA Global or MBA-MTI on a part-time basis.

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO COMPLETE THE TED ROGERS MBA PROGRAM FULL-TIME?

The accelerated Ted Rogers MBA program can be completed in 12 months. If you do not have an academic background in business you will be required to complete a set of Foundation Courses which can be completed in one semester.Contact us for information on eligibility requirements.

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO COMPLETE THE TED ROGERS MBA PROGRAM ON A PART-TIME BASIS?

The Ted Rogers MBA program can be completed part-time in as little as 24 months. It may take longer if you are required to complete Foundation Courses, or if you choose to take less than two courses each semester. Contact us for information on eligibility requirements.

WHEN CAN I START THE TED ROGERS MBA PROGRAM?

Full-time students with an academic background in business start their program in September (fall).

Full-time students without an academic background in business start their program in May (spring).

Part-time students with or without an academic background in business may start their program in January (winter), May (spring) or September (fall).

Review our Application Deadlines here.

WHEN ARE PART-TIME CLASSES SCHEDULED?

Part-time classes are held on weeknights from 6:30 - 9:30 PM

CAN I SWITCH FROM FULL-TIME TO PART-TIME AND VICE-VERSA?

Yes, you are able to switch from full-time to part-time and vice-versa. These decisions will be discussed on a case by case basis with the Program Director. You will need to keep in mind that this may effect course selection and the time to complete the program.

HOW OFTEN WILL I BE IN CLASS EACH WEEK?

For every course you are enrolled in you will be in class for 3 hours per week. In order to be successful, you should plan on devoting a minimum of 8-10 hours per week outside of the classroom for each course.

The full-time course load is 3 to 5 courses per semester.

The part-time course load is 1 to 2 courses per semester.

AM I REQUIRED TO HAVE A LAPTOP?

Yes, you are required to have a laptop.

WHERE IS TED ROGERS MBA LOCATED?

Ted Rogers MBA is located within the Ted Rogers School of Management at 575 Bay St. (entrance at 55 Dundas St. W.) We are on the PATH in the heart of downtown Toronto, steps away from the Yonge and Dundas TTC station and walking distance from Union Station.


What are the admission requirements for the Ted Rogers MBA program?

Admission requirements can be found in detail on the Admission Process and Criteria page and the Application Deadlines page.

Can a BComm graduate enter the program immediately after graduation?

Preference will be given to applicants who have a minimum of two years full-time work experience or equivalent after graduation from undergraduate studies.

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. University level business courses taken to supplement an undergraduate degree in another discipline will be counted toward the foundational course required. However, transcripts will be reviewed by the selection committee to determine eligibility. A college or other diploma regardless of discipline is not accepted although college graduates who have articulated to a university degree will be eligible for admission..

Will there be an interview process?

Yes, completion of a video interview is required from all applicants.

Can acceptance be deferred?

No. Offers of admission are made for a specific start date only.



When can I apply?

We start accepting applications in late October of each year for admission to the following year. Deadlines can be found on the Application Deadlines page.

When can I expect to hear back after I submit my application?

It takes approximately 2-6 weeks to evaluate an application as there are many factors that are assessed depending on the program to which you applied (i.e. funding opportunities, supervisor availability, admission committee meetings, etc.).

How do I apply?

Please submit an online application by visiting the Yeates Graduate Admissions page.

Is there an application fee?

Yes. The fee is $150, and will be required before your application is processed.

When is the application deadline?

There are various deadlines for the MBA Program. Please visit the admissions deadline page for more information.

How do I submit my transcripts?

Please visit the Yeates School of Graduate Studies website for more information on materials needed for your application.



What is the GMAT?

The GMAT is an aptitude test administered by the Graduate Management Admissions Council. Further information on the Graduate Management Admissions Test can be found at the MBA and GMAT website.

Is the GMAT score mandatory before submission of application?

Yes, a GMAT score is mandatory for all applications. Applications will not be considered without a GMAT score.

What is the minimum GMAT score required to be considered?

A score of 550 is the minimum to apply. However, due to the competitive nature of the program, we encourage applicants to score as high as possible.

How many times can you write the GMAT? Will it hinder my candidacy if I write it multiple times?

You may take the GMAT only once per calendar month and no more than 5 times within any 12-month period. The best score will be used for your application. Multiple attempts at the GMAT will not hinder your candidacy.



Are there any scholarships available for the programs?

There are a number of Ryerson scholarships as well as graduate assistant and research assistant positions available to full-time students who meet specific criteria. Thanks to a $15 million donation from Ted and Loretta Rogers, 18 new scholarships and awards (worth $20,000 each) will be available to full-time students applying for the coming academic year. International students are also eligible for these scholarships. Learn more about the Ted Rogers School of Management Graduate Entrance Scholarships and Awards.

Are fees different for International Students?

Yes. International students will pay higher fees than Canadian Citizens or Permanent Residents. International students must study on a full-time basis. Please check the Ryerson fees page for a breakdown of costs.

What type of financial help can I receive other than scholarships or bursaries?

The Ontario Government has a student loan program called the Ontario Student Assistance Program, or OSAP. This program is independent of the school and requires an application. Full details can be found at on the OSAP website.

** All fees quoted are based on the 2014-15 academic year.

What happens if I have to reduce my course load. Will I get a fees refund?

If an MBA (Global or MTI) student needed to reduce their course load prior to the deadlines to a drop course with a fees refund, their tuition would be reduced appropriately.

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