Please note: 2019/2020 tuition amounts and updated grade ranges will be added to the program pages as they become available.
Politics and Governance (BA (Hons))
Full Time: Four Year
Bachelor of Arts (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.
In-class simulations; community projects; research design and analysis; workplace readiness skills; international exchange programs; field experience and placement opportunities.
Use knowledge and skills to critically analyze and address our social, economic, environmental and governmental challenges. Work for government, non-profit or private companies; evaluate legal, policy, management and governance questions; and effect change in local, national or international organizations. Pursue further studies or graduate work in law, education, social science, political science, public administration, public policy, public management, business or third (non-profit) sector studies
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: