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Business Management (BComm)

Program Overview

Format(s):

  • Full-Time, Four-Year
  • Full-Time, Five-year Co-op
  • Full-Time, Direct Entry
  • Part-Time, First-Year Entry
  • Part-Time, Direct Entry

Degree Earned: Bachelor of Commerce

Ontario Secondary School Students:
2016 Grade Range for Admission / Wait List Consideration
: 78-84%*

If you want to study in the heart of Toronto’s business district, in the largest undergraduate business school in Ontario, then the Ted Rogers School of Business Management at Ryerson is the place to be. Ryerson-educated business managers use their extensive knowledge of business functions and marketplace dynamics to effectively manage teams, achieve business objectives and increase profits. Working at all levels of industry and government, or as entrepreneurs, Ryerson graduates are highly valued executives who excel at helping companies grow, innovate and succeed.

This program selects students on the basis of academic achievement/grades only. Additional non-academic requirements are not required for admission consideration.

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*Actual minimum grade ranges required for Fall 2017 admission/wait list consideration will be determined based on grades and qualifications presented by the applicant pool as they become available. Required grade ranges may fluctuate from year to year (up or down) as a result of competition. Applicants not educated in Ontario may present the equivalent of the Ontario requirements. Ryerson reserves the right to determine equivalency at its sole discretion.

Tuition and Fees

Full-Time Format
Domestic Fees Range:
$8,880 - $9,511
International Fees Range: $25,123 - $25,179

Part-Time Format (One to Eight or More Courses)
Domestic Fees Range
: $874 - $7,070
International Fees Range: $2,379 - $19,114

For detailed fees information visit Fees by Program.

Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with a minimum of six Grade 12 U or M courses including the following program specific requirements.

Typically, a minimum overall average of 70% establishes eligibility for admission consideration; subject to competition individual programs may require higher pre-requisite grades and/or higher overall averages:

  • English/Anglais (ENG4U/EAE4U preferred)
  • Mathematics [One of: Advanced Functions (MHF4U), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) or Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U)]
  • Grade 12 U Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) is the preferred Mathematics course.
  • The minimum grade(s) required in the subject prerequisites (normally in the 70% range) will be determined subject to competition

Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Admission Requirements.

All applicants to the program must have the following qualifications: A and C, or B and C.

A. O.S.S.D. with six Grade 12 U/M courses, including Grade 12 U courses in: English and Mathematics (one of Grade 12 U Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) or Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U).

OR

B. Ability to meet Ryerson's Mature Student guidelines.

AND

C. Completion of at least one certificate program from the Business Management area taken through external,The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education, or seven individual courses from the Bachelor of Commerce (Business Management) program taken through The G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education, or equivalent qualifications from other post-secondary institutions. The cumulative grade point average required for admission each year is determined on the basis of competition. Candidates are encouraged to present cumulative grade point averages of 2.67 (B-) or higher to maximize their chances for admission consideration on a competitive basis.

Notes:

  1. ENG4U/EAE4U is the preferred English.
  2. Grade 12 U Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) is the preferred Mathematics course.
  3. The grade(s) required in the subject prerequisites (normally in the 70 percent range or higher) will be determined subject to competition.
  4. Subject to competition, candidates will be required to present averages/grades above the minimum.

Students interested in pursuing an Entrepreneurship Major should know that the majority of courses required for the Major will not be available in the evening (at this time). Students wanting to pursue this Major will have to take the majority of the required courses during the day.

Please note: Part-time Business Management degree students may take up to a total of three (3) courses per semester.

Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Admission Requirements.

  • Three-year Advanced Diploma in Business Administration from a public Ontario College is required for admission consideration
  • The cumulative grade point average required for admission each year is determined on the basis of competition. Candidates are encouraged to present a cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or higher to maximize their chances for admission consideration
  • Applicants will be considered for admission to third year, and will also be required to complete up to six courses from year two or provide evidence that equivalent courses have been taken

The following Majors are available for Direct Entry admission:

  • Economics and Management Science Major
  • Entrepreneurship Major
  • Global Management Major
  • Human Resources Management Major
  • Law and Business Major
  • Marketing Management Major
  • Real Estate Management Major

Students interested in pursuing an Entrepreneurship or Real Estate Management Major should know that the majority of courses required for the Major will not be available in the evening (at this time). Students wanting to pursue these Majors will have to take the majority of the required courses during the day.

Please note: Part-time Business Management degree students may take up to a total of three (3) courses per semester.

"The biggest takeaway I took from Ryerson is their true sense of community that they offer. It's invaluable, the amount of dedication they put to their students and make them succeed in the workforce."



Bernardino Romero
Ryerson Alumni and International Student, Business Management