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Ted Rogers MBA

Study at a Premier Canadian MBA Program

Ranked by Bloomberg Businessweek Top 25 Internationally, Top 5 in Canada

Your Canadian business connections start here

Open doors in the competitive business world by completing your MBA at an internationally top-ranked school in the heart of Toronto’s business district. 

Ted Rogers MBA offers two industry relevant programs, MBA and MBA in Management of Technology & Innovation, and is one of the fasting rising programs in the world. It ranks top 25 internationally and top 4 in Canada by Bloomberg Businessweek and top 60 internationally by Poets&Quants.  

Our program has the best return on investment of any Canadian MBA as well. Graduates rank top 3 for total average compensation of any MBA program in Canada and average a 39% salary increase. 

Ted Rogers MBA also has the advantage of being located in downtown Toronto. The city is global headquarters for Canada’s major banks and leading business and technology companies, and minutes from the Toronto Stock Exchange.  

Toronto is one of the world’s most diverse cities too, with over 140 languages and dialects spoken. And Ryerson offers support services for international students to provide a sense of belonging and help them every step of the way.

MBA

Develop a comprehensive perspective on advanced management strategies through the MBA program. Leverage our innovative experiential learning to gain the expertise required to succeed in a complex global economy.

MBA in Management of Technology & Innovation

Technology and innovation continue to transform the ways we live and work. You can help discover practical solutions to complex technology-related business problems through the MBA-MTI program.

Program Duration

Program Duration

Program duration depends on a number of factors, as outlined below:

   12-MONTH ACCELERATED PROGRAM:

Applicants with a Bachelor of Business Administration, Bachelor of Commerce, or equivalent business degree. Applicants with at least two years North American work experience and completed their undergraduate degree within Canada.

   16-MONTH PROGRAM:

Applicants with a non-business degree or business degree holders with less than two years of North American work experience or a degree from outside Canada.

  UP TO 24-MONTH PROGRAM:

Applicants with a non-business degree and less than two years North American work experience or a degree from outside Canada.

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Courses

Minimum of 3 courses per term
Maximum of 5 courses per term

 

 

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Self-Study/Group Work Hours

Approximately 25–40 hours per week

In-Class Time

In-Time Class

Approximately 9–15 classroom hours per week.
Classes may be scheduled in the morning, afternoon or evening.

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Program Start Dates

Full-time applicants with less than two years North American work experience or an undergraduate degree from outside Canada:

These candidates will be required to complete up to four Canadian Business courses. These courses run during the Spring term, therefore full-time applicants who may require Canadian Business courses should apply to start in the Spring term (May).

Full-time applicants without a business degree:

These candidates will be required to complete foundation courses. These courses run during the spring term, therefore full-time applicants who may require foundation courses should apply to start in the Spring term (May).

Full-time applicants with a business degree:

These candidates are eligible for the accelerated (12-month) MBA program and should apply to start in the Fall term (September).

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Fees

Fees are charged on a per-course basis for both the full-time and part-time programs. Foundation and Canadian Business course fees are equivalent to the cost of 1 MBA credit.

Visit our fees page for more information.

Starting the Application Process

  • Completion of a four-year Bachelor degree
  • Complete your Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT)
  • Prepare your supporting documents. Review what you will need to submit.

Admission Criteria

All applications for graduate programs at Ryerson University are done online through the Yeates Graduate Studies page. Please note:

  • It will take approx. 1 hour to complete the online application
  • Save your application regularly to avoid losing your work

Please have the following items prepared:

  1. Four-year bachelor's degree from a recognized institution.*
  2. Business bachelor's degrees: Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Commerce (BComm) or equivalent business degree exempts you from foundation courses.
  3. Other bachelor's Degrees: Foundation courses will be required; exemptions are
    based on courses taken during an undergraduate degree.
  4. GPA requirement: Overall average of 3.0/4.33 (B) or higher in the final two years of university study, including post-graduate university programs. For information about calculating your GPA visit the Yeates School of Graduate Studies
  5. English Proficiency Score: Required from all applicants who have degrees from institutions in which English is not the language of instruction or examination. For information about English Proficiency accepted tests and minimums scores visit the Yeates School of Graduate Studies
  6. GMAT score: A minimum score of 550, the average GMAT score from recent cohorts is 628. Highest valid GMAT score will be used for consideration. GMAT code: 3QP-56-33
  7. Work Experience: A comprehensive resume outlining a minimum of two years full-time professional work experience. On average, applicants have five years of work experience. Applicants with degrees from outside of Canada and less than two years North American work experience will be required to complete up to four Canadian Business courses as part of their MBA program.
  8. References: Contact information for two references must be provided, one reference should be from a former instructor at the post-secondary level, and the other from a current or recent employer.
  9. Statement of Interest: Approximately 500 words outlining your reasons for graduate study, your career objectives, the research interest(s) you may wish to pursue in the MBA or MBA in Management of Technology & Innovation, how your previous studies and experience have prepared you for the program.
  10. Interview: After the submission of your application, you will be contacted to complete an online video interview.

* Copies of transcripts must be provided with your online application. Upon receiving an offer of admission, applicants must submit official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions.

For information on transcripts visit the Yeates School of Graduate Studies.

At Ryerson, all graduate applications are submitted online through the Yeates School of Graduate Studies. Submitting a complete application package is a two-part process. You can read details about the process on our Graduate Studies site and learn how to:

  1. Submit your application through OUAC and

  2. Upload your documents. (Please include all post-secondary transcripts with your application.)

The system is easy-to-use and saves you time. The online system is mandatory; paper applications mailed to the Graduate Admissions and Recruitment Office will not be accepted.

Monitor the status of your application and document submissions on the Applicant Upload portal.

Once an admission decision has been reached, you will be notified by email.

International Students

Please visit International Student Support for important information including study permits and living in Toronto.

Life as a MBA student (360°)

39% salary increase
One hundred nine thousand two hundred and eighty four is the average total compensation after graduation

* based on the most recent graduating class

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