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Economics & Management Science

During your first year at the School of Business Management, you'll acquire the foundational business knowledge that prepares you to specialize in a major.

Major Overview

In this program you will become well-versed in economic analysis and quantitative skills, which are essential to successful management decision-making in today’s fast-paced, global economy.

The principles and methods of economic analysis are applicable to many types of enterprises, including private sector firms, public utilities, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations. The EMS major is designed to meet the need for professionals with well-developed analytical and model-building skills. The EMS major also prepares you for graduate studies in a variety of business and economic fields.

Read more for a completed course list of Economics & Management Science curriculum

How You Earn This Degree

Business management students must complete a total of 42 credits comprising Required, Required Group or Professional Elective, Professionally-Related and Liberal Studies courses. The curriculum provides you with a general overview of business in society, introduces you to all of the basic business functions, and develops awareness of social, human and economic issues through the introduction of the liberal studies.

Business management students must complete a total of 42 credits which comprise of Required, Required group or Professional elective, Professionally-Related and Liberal Studies courses.
Business management students must complete a total of 42 credits which comprise of Required, Required group or Professional elective, Professionally-Related and Liberal Studies courses.
Business management students must complete a total of 42 credits which comprise of Required, Required group or Professional elective, Professionally-Related and Liberal Studies courses.

Part-time Program

The part-time program is offered to accommodate students who intend to take the degree at a slower pace than the full-time day program, due to the demands of daytime employment and/or family obligations. Part-time students fulfill their course requirements primarily in the evenings by enrolling in courses through the G. Raymond Chang School of Continuing Education for the first six semesters, and through The Ted Rogers School of Business Management evening course offerings for semesters seven and eight. Part-time students are entitled to enroll in a maximum of three courses per semester.

Examples of Careers Students May Pursue After Graduation

Commodity specialist 
Business analyst
Data analyst
Information officer
Foreign currency investment advisor
Operations officer 
Economist 
Business analyst 

Business Management Office

Penny Shahzadi
Undergraduate Program Advisor

TRS 1-004

416-979-5000 Ext. 3876

p.shahzadi@ryerson.ca

Academic Success

TRSM offers a wide range of services to help you succeed. 

Awards & Scholarships

To recognize student excellence, TRSM and Ryerson offer many awards and scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students.