Home to vibrant, groundbreaking research centres and over $18M in research grants across the Faculty
Holds 13 career-focused undergraduate programs with internship, enriched experiential learning, and co-op options at organizations such as the BMO, Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, the City of Toronto, and Statistics Canada
Offering 10 graduate programs with enriched experiential learning, research opportunities and clinical placements
Faculty and students produce over 300 publications annually
A leader in democratic engagement and social justiceincluding the Democratic Engagement Exchange, the Unifor Chair in Social Justice and Democracy, the Youth Worker Rights Hub, and Canada's first Women in the House credit course.
I needed to find a program that allowed me to craft my own academic path, and find my passion along the way. My interdisciplinary education has helped me grow into a well-rounded individual, with diverse skills, capable of adapting to any situation."
"Our innovative programs and centres of research reflect social, political, and economic trends locally, nationally, and internationally."
Faculty of Community Services
Largest undergraduate Social Work program in Canada
Early Childhood Studies is the first undergraduate and MA degree program of its kind in North America
Last year, FCS granted over $30,000 in funding to support projects put together by students, faculty and staff that promote equity and inclusion.
FCS students have travelled to more than 30 countries around the world to present at conferences, complete international placements or engage in other experiential learning opportunities.
Home to the Faculty of Community Services Society, external link, a student-led committee that organizes, fostes, and delivers events which impact a student in four areas of their university journey; professional development, academics, student wellness, and most importantly unity.
Did you know? The Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex is Ryerson's newest building (opened in fall 2019) and is home to four FCS schools: The Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing, the School of Occupational and Public Health, the School of Nutrition, and the Midwifery Education Program.
"Our vision is to engage with our communities to challenge the status quo and enable meaningful change."
The Creative School (formerly the Faculty of Communication and Design)
Launched three new academic programs in 2020 set to revolutionize the creative sector and bridge academia and industry: PhD in Media and Design Innovation, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Professional Music, and Masters of Fine Arts in Scriptwriting
"I fell in love with the creative industries (both from an artistic perspective as well as a business one) and my program really allowed me to hone my skills in negotiation, pitching, writing, and finance."
"Combining state-of-the-art tech with creative inspiration, our tight-knit but global community is pushing the boundaries of creative exploration on a global scale, in every part of the world. We empower students to become the creative leaders of tomorrow."
Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science
Ranked 5th in Canada for engineering research citation impact by US News & World Report (2018)
Houses Canada’s first university-based smart-grid laboratory dedicated to alternative energy research (partnership with Schneider Electric)
Holds 250 active research partnerships with organizations such as St. Michael's Hospital and Toronto Hydro
Home to over 40 award-winning student groups and teams, such as the Ryerson International Hyperloop Team, which offer the chance to travel to destinations in Canada and around the globe, meet new people, and compete against other schools.
"We will cultivate our students’ talents and encourage a culture of advocacy and adventurousness. Social justice will be our touchstone as we educate our students to be innovators and leaders in a rapidly evolving legal landscape. "
Faculty of Science
Over 87% of Faculty of Science graduates were employed 6 months after graduation (2017)
Science co-op programs have a work term success rate average of 81% (2019)
The Faculty of Science has received $5.7 million in overall external research funding
Offers a variety of co-op options at organizations such as Sunnybrook Health Sciences, Amazon, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, and Public Health Ontario
“The professors here love talking with students. Thanks to Ryerson’s culture of support, I’ve attended conferences, researched coral reefs in Mexico, and explored my career options."
"Whether it’s exploring artificial intelligence, the beauty of geometry, microbubbles as medical treatments, or our precious water supply, our faculty, researchers and students are curious and exploratory."
Ted Rogers School of Management
Bachelor of Commerce (BComm) program ranked #1 in Canada, MBA program ranked #3 in Canada for integrating sustainability knowledge and skills into business education by Corporate Knights Better World Ranking (2020)
The Ted Rogers School of Management (TRSM) received $16.8 million in external research funding (2018)
90% of co-op students within TRSM received a full-time job offer before graduation (2019)
Co-op placements include Adidas Group, LinkedIn, Boston Consulting Group, and PepsiCo
Ted Rogers MBA ranked #4 worldwide and #1 in Canada for collaboration by Bloomberg Businessweek (2019)
"Throughout this experience I have been able to expand my knowledge of the nonprofit industry, and gain event planning, management and execution skills that I did not previously have."
"We are shaping diverse global leaders through experiential education that is practical, innovative and socially conscious."
The Chang School of Continuing Education
94% of all students would recommend The Chang School
Canada’s leader in online education with approximately 70,000 enrolments each year
More than 400 online courses and dozens of fully online certificates on offer
Holds partnerships with professional associations, societies, and institutes in such diverse areas as international trade, banking and finance, community services, management, and engineering and applied science
"We believe that it is our responsibility to help prepare learners for the changing needs of Canada’s labour market. Our strong connections with industry allow us to anticipate the skills that employers demand of current and future employees."
Yeates School of Graduate Studies
Houses exclusive graduate programs: Aerospace Design Management, Documentary Media, Fashion, Film & Photography Preservation and Collections Management, Media & Design Innovation, Master of Health Administration (Community Care), Urban Health
Received $5.5M in federal and provincial scholarship support
Experienced a 47% increase in research funding (2012-17)
"...Because I was exposed to such an interdisciplinary perspective at Ryerson, it made me feel that if I didn't feel satisfied with what I saw out in the world, that it was okay to go out there and dream something of my own into being."
"Together, our graduate community is rising to the challenges and opportunities of the contemporary world."