Please note: updated grade ranges for 2019/2020 will be added to the program pages as they become available.
Chemistry (BSc (Hons))
Full Time: Four Year; Five-Year Co-op
Bachelor of Science (Honours)
*Actual minimum grade ranges required for Fall 2019 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.
Paid co-op option; fully equipped labs; opportunities to present work to other scientists; optional independent laboratory research project; optional specialization in applied physics and designation in management science.
Take advantage of the demand for science-educated professionals in a range of areas: research or management; government, academia or industry; biochemistry, environmental science; pharmaceuticals, agricultural chemistry, forensics; laboratory analytical services, quality control, synthesis; product development; sales and marketing. Pursue graduate studies or a professional program in medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, law or education.
What You Need to Know
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)
- Advanced Functions (MHF4U)
- Two of: Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U) or Physics (SPH4U)
- The minimum grade(s) required in the subject prerequisites (normally in the 65-70% range) will be determined subject to competition.
- Completion of all three science courses is recommended. Chemistry (SCH4U) is strongly recommended.
Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at: