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Economics and Financial Management (BA)

Economics and Financial Management (BA)


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Our policy-focused Economics program will help you learn about choice, and the impact of choices, in business. From the decisions we make as individuals, families, governments or firms, the field of economics relates to every aspect of our lives and to every aspect of the business environment.

This degree pairs our Economics program with our highly ranked Finance program. You'll graduate with the skills needed to enter the investment banking or finance profession, and have the competitive career advantage of understanding the factors that influence income, wealth and well-being.

Program Highlights

  • Students in this program are eligible to apply to Canada’s largest business degree co-op program.
  • Employment rate after graduation: 96.6%.
  • Companies such as Gluskin + Sheff, RBC, TD Bank, BMO, CIBC, Bank of Nova Scotia, insurance companies, and Bank of Canada hire our graduates.

Sample Courses

  • Understanding the Business Environment
  • Statistics
  • Econometrics
  • Financial Management
  • Business Law


  • Minimum admission range of mid 80s.
  • Competitive admission range of high 80s.
  • English at 70%.
  • Advanced Functions at 70%.
  • Either Calculus & Vectors or Data Management at 60%.

International Baccalaureate Requirements

  • HL or SL English at 4.
  • HL or SL Mathematics at 4.
  • IB Minimum Score: 31.

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