Please note: updated grade ranges for 2019/2020 will be added to the program pages as they become available.
Creative Industries (BA)
Full Time: Four Year
Bachelor of Arts
*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.
Innovative core curriculum; practical projects; international opportunities; work placements; a specially designed series of business courses, and the freedom to select courses from all of the Faculty of Communication and Design’s prestigious professional schools.
Apply artistic knowledge and business skills to programming, exhibition, producing, promotion, distribution, marketing, project development, communication or management in areas such as: broadcasting; film or television; publishing; music, theatre and online entertainment; design and curation; fashion and advertising. Pursue law, business or education, or a professional master’s degree in areas such as media production, communication, fashion or journalism.
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:
- A minimum grade of 70% or higher will be required in Grade 12 U English/Anglais (ENG4U/EAE4U preferred)
Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Applicants to Creative Industries: We would like to get to know you! We are pleased to give you the opportunity to expand your application.
Tell us what makes you a great candidate for the Creative Industries program. Describe your creative work or creative activities, or how you have supported someone else's creative vision. Alternatively, you may describe your entrepreneurial experience or your community involvement. In other words, let us know more about what you care about passionately.
Submission of this statement is optional and should not contain more than 250 words (max.).
You will receive an Acknowledgment email after you submit an application that will allow access to your Choose>Ryerson applicant portal. You can upload your statement via your applicant portal.