Schulich BBA/iBBA 2022 Viewbook

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2022 Programs

Schulich School of Business York University

BBA/iBBA


Your Pathway to Personal Growth and Career Success Schulich is Canada’s top-ranked business school. Our Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and International Bachelor of Business Administration (iBBA) offer award-winning faculty and unique curricular experiences designed to meet the shifting needs of our business world. Our programs take an innovative global approach, and encourage students to discover creative business solutions that aren’t defined by boundaries.

WHAT’S INSIDE

4 Why Choose Schulich?

10 Schulich BBA

12 Schulich iBBA

1 Message from the Dean 8 The Undergraduate Philosophy 14 Pursue Your Passions 16 Enhance Your Education 18 Expand Your World 22 Put Your Skills to the Test 23 Entrepreneurship at Schulich 26 The Schulich Undergrad Experience 27 Diversity. Community. Opportunity. 28 Live Your Best Student Life 30 Career Development Centre 32 Schulich Global Alumni Network 34 Admission Requirements 36 Fees and Expenses

On the cover: Nabeel Laher (BBA ’21)


MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN

Chart Your Course

Today’s global business environment is turbulent and complex. Our goal at Schulich is to prepare you to be ethical, sustainability-driven leaders with the skills to manage disruption and uncertainty and the ability to thrive in a world that is increasingly digital. At the Schulich School of Business, we offer two full-time honours undergraduate degree programs that will equip you to participate and excel in today’s transforming world of business. These programs also provide an accelerated pathway toward many of Schulich’s graduate-level programs. Join us at Schulich and begin to chart a proven course toward achieving your career objectives.

Detlev Zwick, PhD Interim Dean Schulich School of Business

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FOUR UNFORGETTABLE YEARS. A LIFETIME OF OPPORTUNITIES. Schulich alumni excel in every industry, and on every continent – providing innovative solutions in the 21st century world of business. Start studying business directly after high school with some of the best and brightest young minds in Canada, and from around the world. Schulich’s direct-entry pathway exposes students to a broad range of business disciplines right from day one, and allows students the flexibility to tailor their learning to suit their individual business goals and interests as they progress through the program.

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Why Choose Schulich? A Business Education That Fits Your Personal Goals

Location

Community

With the York University subway station steps from Schulich’s front door, students are 30 minutes from downtown Toronto, the business capital of Canada.

Schulich is a tight-knit community, with an annual intake of approximately 495 students and classes ranging in size from 25 -55.

Tuition Support Dedicated academic and career advisors, immigration support for international students, as well as a host of peer mentorship programs, provide Schulich students with unparalleled support throughout their program.

With tuition for domestic students at approximately $10,000 per year, Schulich offers the most affordable tier 1 undergraduate business education in Canada.

Experience With guest lectures, internships, work placement courses, and the opportunity to study abroad, experiential learning is a priority at Schulich.

Flexibility A flexible program structure allows students to combine their business studies with a wide breadth of elective courses from many of York University’s other faculties.

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“ Schulich taught us to open our minds and approach problems from a new perspective. It’s an incredibly supportive community that has helped to guide us in our entrepreneurial journey.” AEDAN FIDA (BBA ’19) CEO and Co-Founder, Blade Filters Inc. (pictured left) GIANCARLO SESSA (BBA ’19) Co-Founder and CFO, Blade Filters Inc. (pictured right)

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ALUMNI SUCCESS STORY

“ My Schulich BBA allowed me to thrive in a strong community environment that challenged me to recognize and welcome diverse perspectives.” VANESSA BARTOLOMEI (BBA ’19) Analyst, Debt Capital Markets, CIBC

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The Undergraduate Philosophy Opening the Doors of Possibility

Your undergraduate years at Schulich provide an opportunity for tremendous personal growth and discovery. Immerse yourself in a learning environment that values the inquisitive, the entrepreneurial and the importance of corporate social responsibility in today’s global economy. Two years of core business studies at Schulich are followed by two years of primarily elective courses, allowing students to specialize their business education in up to two areas of interest. Schulich’s dynamic curriculum is delivered by faculty who, as both researchers and practitioners, are skilled at bringing both theory and practical applications into the classroom.

DEGREE OVERVIEW

“ At Schulich, business students learn from world-class faculty and embark on life-changing experiences. They graduate our program with self-direction, critical thinking, passion and resilience to be life-long learners in today’s highly complex and uncertain world.” MIKE VALENTE Director, BBA/iBBA Program Associate Professor in Organization Studies and Business Sustainability

Over four years, students in the BBA and iBBA programs cover a broad range of business disciplines, with the option to specialize in their upper years. YEARS 1 & 2 Topics Covered: • Accounting • Finance • Marketing • Responsible Business • Economics • Management • History of Capitalism • Statistics • Organization Studies YEARS 3 & 4 Topics Covered: • Strategic Management • Business Simulation • Business & Non-Business Electives

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“What differentiates Schulich students is the capacity for creativity, collaboration and passion for being responsible business leaders – qualities that are critical for those facing the challenges and disruptions of today’s business world.” KLAUDIA WATTS (BBA ’09, MBA ’15) Managing Director, Global Goals Training Course Lecturer, Business Ethics & Sustainability Winner, 2016 – 2017 Schulich Teaching Excellence Award

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Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Prepare to Lead in Your Chosen Field

The Schulich BBA provides students with a strong foundation in all aspects of general management and equips them with the communication and interpersonal skills necessary to excel in their future careers.

“Throughout my BBA, the Schulich undergraduate community has supported my development into a more well-rounded student, individual, and potential employee with an extensive professional, academic, and social network.” DANIEL LODUCA (BBA ’21) Marketing, Operations & Applied Technology Specialist, Bell Canada

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BBA PROGRAM STRUCTURE

YEAR 1 FALL TERM

WINTER TERM

Introduction to Microeconomics

Introduction to Macroeconomics

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Introduction to Business

Managing Data for Business Decisions

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Introduction to Financial Accounting I

Introduction to Financial Accounting II

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Marketing Management or History of Capitalism: Structures, Agents, Artefacts

Marketing Management or History of Capitalism: Structures, Agents, Artefacts

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

PROGRAM ENTRY

September

COURSE LOAD

Full-time 15.00 credits per term

PROGRAM LENGTH

Non-Business Elective(s)

4 years 120.00 credits

6.00 credits

YEAR 2 FALL TERM

WINTER TERM

Individuals and Groups in Organizations

Organizations and their Environments

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Introduction to Finance

Applied Macroeconomics

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Analyzing Data for Business Decisions or Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management

Analyzing Data for Business Decisions or Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Management Accounting Concepts or Business and Society

Management Accounting Concepts or Business and Society

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE

Optional

SUMMER INTERNSHIPS

Optional

Non-Business Elective(s) 6.00 credits

YEAR 3 and YEAR 4 FALL TERM

WINTER TERM

Strategic Management

Integrative Business Simulation

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Schulich Electives 18.00 credits

Schulich Electives and/or Non-Business Electives 24.00 credits

Non-Business Electives 12.00 credits

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International Bachelor of Business Administration (iBBA) Embark on a Borderless Business Career

The Schulich iBBA provides students with the business skills and cross-cultural awareness required to live and work abroad. Mandatory language study and an exchange term at one of Schulich’s many partner business schools are complemented by internationally-focused core business courses at Schulich, and elective courses that deepen students’ understanding of a particular region of the world.

“What I love most about Schulich is the diverse perspectives, the endless opportunities, and the strong, supportive community, all of which empower me to achieve my goals and dreams.” IKA JANISZEWSKI (iBBA ’19)

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iBBA PROGRAM STRUCTURE

YEAR 1 FALL TERM

WINTER TERM

Microeconomics for Managers

Macroeconomics for Managers

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Introduction to Business

Managing Data for Business Decisions

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Introduction to Financial Accounting I

Introduction to Financial Accounting II

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Marketing Management or Responsible Business in an International Context

Marketing Management or Responsible Business in an International Context

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

PROGRAM ENTRY

September

COURSE LOAD

Full-time 15.00 credits per term

PROGRAM LENGTH

Language Study

4 years 120.00 credits

6.00 credits

YEAR 2 FALL TERM

WINTER TERM

Introduction to Finance

Management Accounting Concepts

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Organizational Behaviour Across Cultures

International Economics

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

Analyzing Data for Business Decisions or Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management

Analyzing Data for Business Decisions or Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management

3.00 credits

3.00 credits

INTERNATIONAL EXCHANGE

One term abroad required in year 3 or 4

LANGUAGE STUDY

Required to satisfy advanced-level competency in a second language

Language Study or Regionally-Focused Elective(s) 6.00 credits

Regionally-Focused Elective(s) 6.00 credits

YEAR 3 and YEAR 4 FALL TERM

WINTER TERM

Strategic Management for International Business

International Business Simulation 3.00 credits

SUMMER INTERNSHIPS

Optional

3.00 credits

Schulich Electives 24.00 credits

Language Study or Regionally-Focused Elective(s) 6.00 credits

Regionally-Focused Elective(s) 6.00 credits

Non-Business and/or Schulich Electives 18.00 credits

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Pursue Your Passions Find the Career Path That’s Right for You After completing your first two years of core business studies in either the BBA or iBBA program, you may choose to specialize in up to two areas of business.* Choosing to specialize is not a degree requirement; students who wish to pursue more general business studies across years 3 and 4 are welcome to do so. Typically, specializations require a minimum of 12.00 credits of upper-year courses completed within one functional area. Elective courses taken on an international exchange may be counted towards your specialization. * Specializations offered subject to student demand. Upon graduation, specializations will not be listed on your diploma.

SCHULICH’S TEN AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION INCLUDE:

ACCOUNTING

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MARKETING

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ECONOMICS

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ORGANIZATION STUDIES

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ENTREPRENEURIAL & FAMILY BUSINESS STUDIES

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OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT & INFORMATION SYSTEMS

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FINANCE

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RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS

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INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS

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STRATEGIC MANAGEMENT


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Enhance Your Education Downstream Opportunities to Accelerate Your Career Path

Schulich offers a number of ways for undergraduate students to further refine their subject matter expertise and enhance their marketability upon graduation.

Certificate in International Management (CIM) A unique advantage for BBA/iBBA students, the Schulich Certificate in International Management (CIM) is the first certificate to be offered to undergraduate Schulich students. The CIM is designed to give graduates a competitive advantage in seeking job opportunities focusing on international business, from entry to executive level. The courses taken to graduate provide a grounding in all aspects of international management and seek to develop the global mindset that is so important in today’s increasingly integrated world.

Specialized Masters Pathways Consider a “five-year plan” when thinking about your post-secondary education. Schulich offers a variety of specialized one-year Masters programs, some with modified admission requirements for BBA and iBBA graduates.* MASTER OF: • Accounting (MAcc) • Business Analytics (MBAN) • Finance (MF) • Management in Artificial Intelligence (MMAI) • Marketing (MMKG) • Real Estate & Infrastructure (MREI) • Supply Chain Management (MSCM) *Contact admissions@schulich.yorku.ca for details

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YEAR PLAN

CPA-Approved Prerequisite Courses Accounting courses offered through both the BBA and iBBA programs allow students to obtain the required knowledge to pursue either the Schulich Master of Accounting (MAcc) after graduation, or enrol in the CPA PEP program. Both pathways lead to the much sought-after CPA designation.

Experiential Education Opportunities Work Placement electives provide an opportunity to earn credit while gaining relevant experience. Students apply theories and concepts learned in their core business classes in a practice-based work context, then reflect upon their actions and decisions.


“ I chose to do the Certificate in International Management because I wanted to gain a global business perspective. Knowledgeable professors, insightful guest speakers, and eye-opening site visits taught me the importance of international collaboration and the positive aspects of having free trade between international markets.” DRU GHEORGHE (iBBA ’18) Management Consultant, Accenture

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Expand Your World Where Will a Schulich Exchange Take You?

Whether you have time for a two-week introduction to doing business in a new region, or want to spend a semester immersing yourself in a new culture, Schulich offers a variety of ways for undergraduate students to internationalize their degree. Learn a new language, increase your cross-cultural communication skills, and build a global network, all while seeing the world!

Exchange

Short Term Summer Programs

Both BBA and iBBA* students have the opportunity to spend one term abroad on exchange in either year 3 or 4 of the program at one of Schulich’s 65 exchange partner schools.

Fill your break with a course abroad at one of Schulich’s exchange partner schools. From fashion industry management to innovation boot camps, there is something to satisfy your diverse interests.

*Exchange participation is a degree requirement for iBBA students. Spaces may be designated for iBBA priority.

International Work Placement Earn degree credit for completing a summer internship abroad, or at a domestic organization conducting business that links two or more regions of the world.

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MARTHA PULNICKI (BBA ’19) pictured in Banaue, Philippines while on exchange at University of Hong Kong – Faculty of Business and Economics, China

“ Exchange taught me how important it is to see and experience as much as I can. It provided a chance to grow as an individual and learn so many fascinating things about the world.” SHADMAN ISLAM (BBA ’19) pictured in Dublin, Ireland while on exchange at University of Mannheim Business School, Germany

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EXPAND YOUR WORLD

65 Partner Schools in 31 Countries #SchulichExchange ARGENTINA

FRANCE

PORTUGAL

• Universidad de San Andrés (UDESA), Buenos Aires

• EDHEC Business School, Nice /Lille • EM Strasbourg Business School, Strasbourg • EMLYON Business School, Lyon • ESSEC Business School, Cergy-Pontoise • HEC Paris, Paris • IAE-Aix Marseille Graduate School of Management, Aix-Marseille Université, Puyricard • IÉSEG School of Management, Paris /Lille • NEOMA Business School, Rouen • Toulouse Business School (TBS), Toulouse • Université Paris-Dauphine, Paris

• Nova School of Business and Economics, Lisbon

AUSTRALIA • Griffith University, Queensland • Macquarie University, Sydney • S P Jain School of Global Management, Sydney • University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney

AUSTRIA • Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien – Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU), Vienna

BELGIUM • Louvain School of Management (LSM), Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), Louvain

BRAZIL

• EBS Business School, Oestrich-Winkel • University of Mannheim Business School, Mannheim • WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, Vallendar

• Fundação Getulio Vargas – Escola de Administração de Empresas de São Paulo (FGV-EAESP), São Paulo

IRELAND

CHILE

ITALY

• Universidad Adolfo Ibañez (UAI), Viña del Mar

CHINA • Beihang University, Beijing • City University of Hong Kong – College of Business, Hong Kong • CUHK Business School, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong • Fudan University – School of Management, Shanghai • HKUST Business School, Hong Kong • Peking University – Guanghua School of Management, Beijing • The University of Hong Kong (HKU) – Faculty of Business and Economics, Hong Kong

CZECH REPUBLIC

• Kemmy School of Business, University of Limerick, Limerick

• Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore • NUS Business School, National University of Singapore, Singapore • Singapore Management University (SMU), Singapore

SOUTH KOREA • Korea University Business School (KUBS), Seoul • Seoul National University (SNU) – College of Business Administration, SNU Business School, Seoul • Yonsei University School of Business, Seoul

SPAIN

JAPAN

SWITZERLAND

• Nagoya University of Commerce & Business (NUCB), Nagoya • Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University, Beppu

• HEC Lausanne – Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Lausanne (UNIL), Lausanne • University of St. Gallen, St. Gallen

MEXICO

TAIWAN

• Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México (ITAM), Mexico City • Tecnológico de Monterrey, Monterrey

• National Chengchi University – College of Commerce (NCCU), Taipei

NETHERLANDS

• Chulalongkorn University – Faculty of Commerce and Accountancy, Bangkok

• Rotterdam School of Management (RSM), Erasmus University, Rotterdam • Tilburg University – School of Economics and Management, Tilburg

DENMARK

NORWAY

• Aalto University School of Business, Helsinki

SINGAPORE

• ESADE Business School, Barcelona • IE Business School, Madrid

NEW ZEALAND

FINLAND

• St. Petersburg State University – Graduate School of Management (GSOM), St. Petersburg

• Università Bocconi, Milan

• University of Economics (VSE), Prague

• Copenhagen Business School (CBS), Copenhagen

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GERMANY

RUSSIA

• University of Otago, Dunedin

• BI Norwegian Business School, Oslo • NHH – Norwegian School of Economics, Bergen

PERU • Universidad Del Pacifico (UP), Lima • Universidad ESAN – School of Economics and Management, Lima

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THAILAND

TURKEY • Koç University, Istanbul

U.K. • Lancaster University, Lancaster • Manchester Business School, University of Manchester, Manchester • University of Bath – School of Management, Bath • Warwick Business School (WBS), University of Warwick, Warwick

URUGUAY • Universidad ORT – Faculty of Management and Social Sciences, Montevideo


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Put Your Skills to the Test Challenge Yourself to Go Further

You’ve probably heard that case competitions are a lot of fun. It’s true! You get to develop case analysis skills, visit new places and meet people from other schools and countries. The Schulich Undergraduate Case Competition Team represents Schulich in regional, national and international competitions. In addition to networking with leaders, fellow students and alumni, being a member of the case team helps you hone your presentation, problem-solving and groupwork skills. The Schulich Undergraduate Case Competition Team competes between October and April of the academic year. Depending on the performance of the team, expenses are partially to fully subsidized by Schulich for participation.

James Jung (BBA ’19) wins first prize at North America’s largest annual stock pitch competition held at the ENGAGE Undergraduate Investment Conference.

Schulich undergraduate students celebrate winning 1st place in the Accounting Academic Case at the JDC Central competition.

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Winners of the 2017 Ted Rogers Ethical Leadership Case Competition.

Schulich competitors pose with their colleagues before going on to win 2nd place at the 2019 L’Oreal Brandstorm Competition.

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Entrepreneurship at Schulich Developing the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs and Innovators

Entrepreneurship involves pursuing opportunities in a way that both builds and captures value. Schulich offers undergraduate students looking to make an impact on their community the option of specializing in Entrepreneurial and Family Business Studies. The entrepreneurial studies program also works hand-in-hand with the Schulich Startups program. Today, the Schulich Startups community stands 150 companies, 200 founders, and 3,000 members strong.

Schulich Entrepreneurship Society (SEC) The SEC is a premier student-run undergraduate entrepreneurship organization with the goal of developing a striving, young and ambitious community of entrepreneurs.

175+

Active Members

25+

Partners

10x

Member Growth

“ Entrepreneurial spirit is a way of being, breathing and moving through the world. It’s how we see problems and opportunities that other people miss. Understanding that spirit, infusing it in our students and helping them bring their ideas to life is something I could never grow tired of.” CHRIS CARDER Executive Director, Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship; Co-Director of Entrepreneurial Studies; Creator of the ‘Schulich Startups’ Community

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ALUMNI SUCCESS STORIES

“ I am fortunate to be a part of an institution that is flexible enough for me to create my own educational journey and invests in experiential education. I am now more confident to challenge conventional thinking.” JIMMY CHAN (BBA ’16) Co-Founder, Board Member, Odyssey3D (pictured left)

“ My BBA allowed me to meet people who have become an integral part of my network, and to gain valuable coaching from professors with seasoned experience in entrepreneurship. Today, our business, my business partner and some of our most valuable interns and advisors have come from Schulich.” KAUSHIK SATISH (BBA ’16) Co-Founder, Managing Partner, Odyssey3D (pictured right)

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The Schulich Undergrad Experience Navigating the Transition from High School

The transition from high school to university can be a big adjustment. From the moment you accept your offer of admission to Schulich, you’ll have access to a variety of resources to help you navigate this next exciting phase of your life.

Group Enrolment Appointments A chance to meet a small group of other incoming students in May or June while enrolling in your first year courses.

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First Year Advisor A current Schulich student who serves as a dedicated, new student resource to answer all of your questions the summer before beginning first year.

Mandatory Advising

Academic Advisors

At key points in the Fall and Winter terms of your first and second years, you will be required to attend a mandatory advising session, covering important topics to ensure you’re staying on track.

Have concerns about what courses to take, an upcoming exam, or how to manage your time? You’ll be assigned a dedicated Schulich academic advisor who will meet with you to discuss all of the above, and more.

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Diversity. Community. Opportunity. Build a Life and a Career

Feel at Home in Canada

The Toronto Advantage

51%

of Toronto’s population was born outside of Canada

CAD $ 332 billion economy

2nd LARGEST Financial centre in North America

30 MINUTES BY SUBWAY

TOP TEN MOST LIVABLE CITIES IN THE WORLD Economist Intelligence Unit, 2019

Economist Intelligence Unit, 2021

THIRD LARGEST TECH SECTOR in North America

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DIFFERENT COUNTRIES

Access the city’s vibrant downtown core in just

SAFEST CITY IN CANADA, AND 2nd SAFEST CITY IN THE WORLD

Ranks among the

Our campus is enriched by international students from over

Plan Your Life, Post-Degree A Schulich undergraduate degree gives you the option of launching a career internationally, or the opportunity to work in Canada after graduation. Upon completing your degree, you can explore Canada’s advantageous immigration pathways available to assist you in building your ideal career. Attend sessions on work permits and permanent residence options, or book individualized advising with Schulich’s International Student Support Specialist.

International Student Support Schulich provides in-house programs, services, and immigration support to help international students navigate the transition to Canada and plan for the future. Benefit from study permit and arrival webinars, Peer Mentor program, English Language Peer Support, International Student Orientation, 1:1 international student advising and social events.

Source (unless specifically indicated): Toronto Global

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Live Your Best Student Life Build Lifelong Friendships and Connections

From O-Week to student government and countless clubs, there’s no shortage of ways to get the most out of your time at Schulich.

We. Are. All. Best. Friends.

Explore Your Business and Personal Interests

Meet your crew at O-Week – seven unbelievable days of friends, fun, and frosh!

Whether you’re passionate about charitable initiatives, sports, or professional development, York University is home to over 350 student clubs and organizations!

Be the Voice of Your Community Run for a position on Schulich’s Undergraduate Business Society (UBS) and help to shape the student experience.

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“ The best part about the Schulich student community is how close you’ll get with everyone, no matter what year you’re in. Schulich is like a family, helping me feel welcomed and allowing me to be myself.” JETT BUI (BBA Candidate ’22) 2018 Froshee of the Year (pictured right) with MELANIE DE OCAMPO (BBA Candidate ’22) 2018 Froshette of the Year (pictured left)

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Career Development Centre Shape Your Success

Whether you’re seeking summer internships or full-time roles upon graduation, the Schulich Career Development Centre (CDC) offers a wealth of innovative programs and resources to help you achieve career success.

CLASS OF 2020 GRADUATE EMPLOYMENT AT A GLANCE

CLASS OF 2020 EMPLOYMENT BY INDUSTRY Accounting / Corporate Services (30%) Consulting (2%) CPG (5%) Financial Services (22%) Government / Not-For-Profit / Education (8%) Retail (7%) Technology/ Telecom (14%) Manufacturing/Logistics (5%) Marketing (3%) Real Estate (1%) Healthcare / Pharmaceuticals (2%)

88% $57,079

of students were hired within 6 months of graduation

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Average salary (includes signing bonus, base salary and other guaranteed compensation)

Other Industries (1%)

$5,177 *

CLASS OF 2020 EMPLOYMENT BY FUNCTION

Average signing bonus

Accounting /Audit (24%) Consulting (9%) Marketing (9%) Finance (26%)

$35,000 – $149,500 Salary range

Sales (6%)

$48,000*

Technology (4%)

Median salary

Operations / Mgmt / HR (20%)

Others (1%)

*For those who reported.

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“ Schulich enables graduates to build exciting careers beyond traditional business. My BBA and MBA/JD degrees empowered me to pursue a career in corporate law and to deliver effective legal advice by understanding my clients’ business needs and objectives.” PSALM CHEUNG (BBA ’14, MBA/JD ’18) Associate, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

View Psalm’s story: schulich.yorku.ca/psalms-story

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Schulich Global Alumni Network You’re a Part of It! Benefit from Schulich’s Accomplished International Community When you graduate from Schulich, you become part of one of the largest business alumni networks in Canada. Connect and benefit from access to the Schulich Global Alumni Network

UPON GRADUATION, JOIN A GLOBAL NETWORK OF OVER

33,000 90 active alumni in

countries

Enjoy exclusive access to Schulich’s Alumni Online Community, which includes

93 global alumni chapters in

62 countries

As a student, participate in the

Take advantage of

SCHULICH ALUMNI MENTORSHIP PROGRAM

LIFE-LONG PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES,

or engage with alumni at events and conferences to gain key insights into the industries and careers that you’re passionate about.

career management resources, and alumni events.

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Enhance your student experience and widen your professional networks by attending signature alumni events. Participate in student club activities to gain access to the Schulich network, and connect with alumni from around the world through Schulich’s Global Alumni Chapters. Tap into exclusive alumni services for students including the popular Alumni2Student mentorship program, open to third and fourth year undergrads.

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Admission Requirements What’s Required to Begin Your Journey

To gain entry to the BBA or iBBA program at Schulich, all applicants are assessed on two criteria: • Academic Performance • Supplementary Application ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

To be eligible for admission, as part of their top six grade 12 courses, Ontario high school applicants must complete: • ENG4U* • MHF4U* • MCV4U or MDM4U

For academic requirements outside of Ontario, visit futurestudents.yorku.ca Students may apply to either the BBA or iBBA program, but not both. Academic applications are made via the Ontario Universities’ Application Centre (OUAC), using the following program codes: • BBA = YBA • iBBA = YBI

OUAC APPLICATION DUE DATE Ontario and Non-Ontario high school applicants: January 13, 2022 ONTARIO HIGH SCHOOL APPLICANTS Contact your guidance office for your PIN and instructions to complete the OUAC 101 application. If you are applying from outside Ontario, apply via ouac.on.ca/ouac-105 INTERNATIONAL APPLICANTS Language Requirements To gain admission, you must demonstrate English language proficiency with acceptable scores on the TOEFL (minimum iBT: 90), IELTS – Academic (minimum 7.0), PTE – Academic (minimum 67), or CAEL (minimum 70). Any test scores submitted for the purpose of satisfying your language requirements must have been achieved within the last 2 years.

* A minimum of 70% in ENG4U and MHF4U is required. No more than two 4M courses will be considered for admission. Courses taken in summer school after an applicant has been admitted will not be factored into an applicant’s final admission average.

SUPPLEMENTARY APPLICATION

The supplementary application is used to provide the admissions team with a better understanding of the complete student. While academic performance is important, Schulich is looking for well-rounded students who can also demonstrate leadership potential, teamwork experience, resilience, and empathy towards others.

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The Fall 2022 supplementary application will be available online in November 2021 at schulich.yorku.ca/suppapp SUPPLEMENTARY APPLICATION DUE DATE Ontario and Non-Ontario high school applicants: February 2, 2022


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Fees and Expenses What You Need to Know Below is a list of some expected costs for your first year. It is important to be aware of the expenses you will be facing so that you can plan your finances and budget wisely. ESTIMATED EXPENSE*

ON CAMPUS

OFF CAMPUS

Average full-time tuition (based on 30.00 credits + supplementary fees)

$9,705 ($33,960 CDN for international students)

$9,705 ($33,960 CDN for international students)

Textbooks and supplies

$1,200 – $1,500

$1,200 – $1,500

Housing**

$6,121 (residence, double room)

$0 (living at home) $7,000 (apartment)

Meal plan/groceries

$3,750 – $5,250

$0 (living at home) $4,000 (apartment)

Personal expenses (entertainment, transportation and health care)

$2,500

$4,600

Health and dental care

$262 (York Federation of Students (YFS) health plan)

$982 (UHIP + YFS health plan)***

* These are estimated yearly costs based on a full-time student pursuing a BBA or iBBA for the Fall/Winter 2021 – 2022 academic year. Please note that fees are subject to change. For detailed, up-to-date course and program fees, visit sfs.yorku.ca/fees. ** Learn more about housing options at schulich.yorku.ca/student-life-services/student-housing. *** Participation in the University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) is mandatory for international students while in Toronto. Visit yorkinternational.yorku.ca/uhip for details.

HOW TO FUND YOUR STUDIES Keep Your Grades Up Access Schulich and York’s top scholarships and entrance scholarships by keeping up your average. Apply for Entrance Scholarships and Awards The Online Scholarships, Awards & Bursaries Application is open from December 1 to April 1 and is available through MyFile at go.yorku.ca/myfile. Your York reference number (provided when you applied for admission) is required to complete the online form. Apply early — you don’t need to wait for an offer of admission. Apply for OSAP OSAP provides eligible applicants with non-repayable government grants to cover tuition in specific programs,

essentially making these programs tuition-free. Use the OSAP aid estimator available at ontario.ca/osap to see how much government aid could be available to you. Submit your OSAP application and all required documents online through the OSAP webpage before June 30 to ensure your funding is available at the start of the Fall term. osap.gov.on.ca

Apply for In-Course Scholarships and Awards Once you are enrolled in classes, you can apply for in-course awards for each academic session. A single application, called the Student Financial Profile (SFP) is used for scholarships, bursaries and on-campus employment programs. You should complete the SFP to be

Learn more about sources of funding at schulich.yorku.ca/financialaid and on York’s future students web page at go.yorku.ca/scholarships.

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considered for a variety of programs and funding. go.yorku.ca/sfp

Explore On-Campus Job Opportunities Many York students work on campus to earn extra money, gain valuable experience and contribute to University life. Work in student services offices at a work/study position and gain technical experience and knowledge to help you prepare for your career. Speak with a Financial Aid Advisor We’re here to help! Most of our admissions events have financial experts on hand. Visit us to get your questions answered. go.yorku.ca/events


Ready to Make Schulich Your Home for the Next Four Years? FIND OUT MORE ABOUT SCHULICH

CONNECT WITH US

1. Visit us online: schulich.yorku.ca 2. Join us for Fall Campus Day on November 20, 2021 3. Request a virtual Schulich visit to your high school in the Fall of 2021* * High school visits are subject to Schulich staff/student availability.

Email us at: admissions@schulich.yorku.ca Like us on Facebook: facebook.com/SchulichSchool Follow us on Twitter: @SchulichSchool Follow us on Instagram: @schulichundergrad Watch us on YouTube: youtube.com/user/SchulichSchool

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Schulich’s Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) and International Bachelor of Business Administration (iBBA) offer a transformational, real-world learning experience that will lay the foundation for career success, allow you to foster lifelong friendships, and will act as your passport to today’s complex business world. www.schulich.yorku.ca

SCHULICH SCHOOL OF BUSINESS Seymour Schulich Building York University 4700 Keele Street Toronto, Ontario, Canada M3J 1P3 Click here for campus location

Amazing things happen when diverse communities work together to tackle world issues. When York University students apply their knowledge, they have the power to make things right. Join us in creating positive change.  yorku.ca/rightthefuture

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