Financial Mathematics (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.
Real-world case studies; optional paid co-op; industry-relevant research projects; capstone courses for practical experience with investment management and risk analysis.
Fuse a strong quantitative and theoretical foundation with real-world experience to make an immediate impact in the financial sector: private enterprises, government, not-for-profit companies; investment banking, auditing, accounting, financial management; systems analysis, computer programming; financial engineering, risk management, trading system development. Pursue graduate work in mathematics, business or finance through a master of business administration, master of science or related degree.
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)
- One of Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) or Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U)
- One of Physics (SPH4U) (recommended), Biology (SBI4U) or Chemistry (SCH4U)
- The minimum grade(s) required in the subject prerequisites (normally in the 65-70% range) will be determined subject to competition.
Students are encouraged to include Grade 12 U Physics (SPH4U) in their secondary school studies.
Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at: