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International Economics and Finance (BA)

Is It for You?

Become a leading professional who can give advice and generate ideas in business, finance and government. Enter this dynamic and fast-paced field and understand the interconnectedness of worldwide markets. Gain valuable insights and cultivate economic skills to make strategic decisions from an informed global perspective.

 Faculty
Faculty of Arts

 Program Format(s)
Full Time: Four Year

 Degree Earned
Bachelor of Arts

 Grade Range
72-76%+*

 Non-Academic Requirements
None

 Co-op Option
No

 Thinking of applying? Make sure the program is still accepting applications.

*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.

"I decided to come to Ryerson because of the diversity, the location of campus… I couldn't find any other university in the area with that kind of program."

Gelila
Third Year, International Economics and Finance

Distinctive Learning

Local or international work placements; case studies, advanced analysis and computer simulations; training in economics, finance, mathematics and statistics.

After Graduation

Find rewarding careers providing advice, creative insights and solutions in finance, business and policy making; government, private industry or labour relations; international financial markets; investment banking and marketing intelligence. Pursue graduate studies in economics, business (MBA), health policy or law (JD) or a professional designation in finance (CFA) or accounting (CPA).

Domestic Fees Range: $7,641 - $7,856
International Fees Range: $25,989 - $26,039

For detailed fees information visit Fees by Program.

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)
  • Mathematics [one of: Advanced Functions (MHF4U), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U), or Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U)]
  • Grade 12 U Advanced Functions (MHF4U) or Grade 12 U Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) are the preferred Mathematics courses.
  • The minimum grade(s) required in the subject prerequisites (normally in the 65-70% range) will be determined subject to competition.

Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Admission Requirements.

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