BCom Program Credit Structure: Major or Honours Programs

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BCom Program Credit Structure: Major or Honours Programs (Desautels Faculty of Management)

Majors in Management 90 credits 120 credits
Freshman Requirements 0 21
Core 36 36
Major 30 30
Non-Mgmt Electives 6 9
Electives 18 24
Total 90 120
Major Concentrations in Mathematics or Statistics 90 credits 120 credits
Math Freshman Requirements: MATH 140, MATH 141, & MATH 133 0 10
Freshman Requirements 0 20
Core 33 33
Major 39 39
Electives 18 18
Total 90 120
Major in Economics 90 credits 120 credits
Freshman Requirements 0 21
Core* 27 27
Major** 36 36
Electives 27 36
Total 90 120
* MGCR 271 Business Statistics is counted toward the 36 credits of the Major, not core.
** MGCR 293 & ECON 295 in core are exempted by the required ECON courses within the Major.
Major in International Management 90 credits 120 credits
Freshman Requirements 0 21
Core 36 36
International Business Concentration Component 15 15
Area of Study Component: Minor Concentration 18 18
Language Component 9-12 9-12
Experiential Learning Component * 0-3 0-3
Electives 9-12 18-21
Total 90 120
* Going on exchange grants the credits for the approved courses taken abroad; it does not grant an additional 3 credits.  
Major in Managing for Sustainability 90 credits 120 credits
Freshman Requirements 0 21
Core 36 36
Major 39 39
Electives 15 24
Total 90 120
Honours in Economics 90 credits 120 credits
Math Freshman Requirements: MATH 140, MATH 141, & MATH 133 0 10
Freshman Requirements 0 20
Core* 27 27
Honours 42 42
Electives 21 21
Total 90 120
* MGCR 271, MGCR 293, & ECON 295 in core are exempted by the required ECON courses within the Honours.
Joint Honours in Economics & Finance or Joint Honours in Economics and Accounting 90 credits 120 credits
Math Freshman Requirements: MATH 140, MATH 141, & MATH 133 0 10
Freshman Requirements 0 20
Core* 27 27
Economics 30 30
Accounting or Finance 24 24
Electives 9 9
Total 90 120
* MGCR 271, MGCR 293, & ECON 295 in core are exempted by the required ECON courses within the Honours.
Honours in Investment Management 90 credits 120 credits
Freshman Requirements 0 21
Core 36 36
Honours 42 42
Non-Mgmt Electives 6 12
Electives 6 9
Total 90 120

Majors

  • Accounting
  • Economics for Management Students
  • Finance
  • Information Systems
  • International Management
  • Labour-Management Relations and Human Resources
  • Managing for Sustainability
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics for Management Students (Major Concentration)
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Statistics (Major Concentration)
  • Strategic Management

Honours

  • Economics
  • Economics and Accounting (Joint Honours)
  • Economics and Finance (Joint Honours)
  • Investment Management
Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2017-2018 (last updated Aug. 17, 2017) (disclaimer)
Desautels Faculty of Management—2017-2018 (last updated Aug. 17, 2017) (disclaimer)