Schulich MMgt Viewbook 2023

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2023 Masters Programs

Schulich School of Business

MMgt Master of Management


Earn the credentials you need for the career you want, with a highly specialized Masters program.

MMgt

MASTER OF MANAGEMENT

Build your knowledge of the major disciplines of management with this unique program designed for high-achieving graduates from non-business backgrounds.

ADDITIONAL MASTERS PROGRAMS AT SCHULICH

MAcc

MMKG

Position yourself for a challenging career in accounting with the CPA-Accredited MAcc, an intensive program that prepares graduates to write the Common Final Examination upon graduation.

Equip yourself for the dynamic world of marketing as you master state-of-the-art tools and grow your literacy in analytics, advertising and consumer behaviour.

MBAN

MREI

MASTER OF ACCOUNTING

MASTER OF BUSINESS ANALYTICS Become an expert and gain a competitive advantage in the booming field of Big Data.

MF

MASTER OF FINANCE Gain access to a career in investment banking, risk or asset management and cover a significant portion of the CFA body of knowledge.

MMAI

MASTER OF MANAGEMENT IN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE Learn to develop, evaluate, refine and implement AI-related applications and technologies for business.

MASTER OF MARKETING

MASTER OF REAL ESTATE & INFRASTRUCTURE Build your career on a solid foundation with this specialized program for leaders, entrepreneurs and city builders in both real estate and infrastructure.

MSCM

MASTER OF SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT Develop the analytical and managerial skills needed to design creative supply chain solutions in this rigorous, experiential program offered both full- or part-time.

On the cover: Kevin Loi (MMgt ’17) Sr. Consultant, Organizational Effectiveness and Change Management, Blue-Mark Management Consultants


MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN

Shape Your Future

Today’s global business landscape is complex, disruptive and increasingly digital. Managing effectively requires deep specialized knowledge, team building and leadership skills, and the ability to think creatively. It also requires resiliency, adaptability and the capacity to work in diverse environments. And it requires ethical business leaders with the skills and courage to tackle the social, economic and environmental challenges facing business today. At the Schulich School of Business, we have developed eight distinct specialized Masters programs that will equip you to thrive in a fast-changing and exciting business world. Our Masters degrees are designed to deliver in-depth functional and industry knowledge, strengthen your technical expertise and give you a clearly defined career advantage. Acquire the very latest in management learning and practice in one of the industries where we are global leaders, including marketing, business analytics, real estate and infrastructure, supply chains and artificial intelligence. Find your pathway to success and achieve your career objectives with a specialized Schulich Masters degree.

Detlev Zwick, PhD Dean & Tanna H. Schulich Chair in Digital Marketing Strategy Schulich School of Business

Canada’s Top-Ranked Business School Global Reach. Innovative Programs. Diverse Perspectives. Schulich MBA: #1 IN CANADA ( Forbes, Corporate Knights, CNN Expansión) #4 IN THE WORLD ( Corporate Knights) TOP 25 IN THE WORLD for careers in Finance, Marketing & Operations Management (QS TopMBA) Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA: #1 IN CANADA ( QS TopMBA) #7 IN THE WORLD (QS TopMBA Joint Programmes)

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Master of Management (MMgt) You’ve worked hard to excel at your undergraduate degree. Now it’s time to gain the in-depth management experience and business expertise to chart your career path. ADD BUSINESS TO YOUR NON-BUSINESS DEGREE Advancing your career in any sector requires core business and communication skills, a global perspective and an understanding of wider social, ethical and environmental contexts. It takes careful refining of your qualitative and quantitative skills, and finding new ways of applying them to the area of interest you’re passionate about. The 12-month, full-time Master of Management (MMgt) program enables you to discover and grow these foundational leadership skills to build an exciting future. CURRICULUM HIGHLIGHTS A valuable next step for high-achieving graduates of non-business programs, the MMgt provides an intensive full sweep of management fundamentals. In addition to rigorous instruction in core business competencies like economics and managerial accounting, the program places special emphasis on building skills like strategic thinking, business communication and managing team dynamics. The MMgt curriculum is highly experiential, culminating with an Enterprise Consulting Project in which you’ll work closely with a

local organization to develop strategies for business development and solutions to management challenges. GAIN A COMPETITIVE EDGE

START DATE

Clarify and map your career goals with the mentorship of industry leaders in the classroom and by working closely with the Centre for Career Design.

September

Recruiters particularly value the communication, interpersonal and leadership skills that the Schulich MMgt emphasizes. Graduates are equipped to inspire their colleagues to find innovative business solutions in a variety of environments.

COMPLETION

Graduates of the MMgt program have launched their careers in exciting roles in both the public and private sector in organizations such as CIBC, GlaxoSmithKline, EY, Bell Canada, and The Princess Margaret Foundation. OPPORTUNITIES POST-DEGREE After acquiring a minimum of two years post-degree work experience, MMgt graduates are eligible for advanced standing in the Schulich Master of Business Administration, enabling you to earn an MBA in as little as eight months.

PROFESSOR LUKE ZHU BComm (Toronto); PhD (UBC)

Director, Master of Management Program; Associate Professor of Organization Studies Teaches: Organizational Behaviour; Negotiations “The MMgt program was created to help grads with non-business degrees and little work experience succeed in their career endeavours. In only one year, we will meet the challenge of providing students with the knowledge and skills employers are looking for.” PROFESSOR ZHU

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FULL-TIME

Schulich School of Business | Master of Management (MMgt) 2023

12 months


“ Schulich’s award-winning faculty brings business theory to life through the application of practical, real-world examples, enabling students to personally connect with the academic content taught during classes.” JORDYN POSLUNS (MMgt ’18) National Marketing Consultant – McCafé and Breakfast, McDonald’s

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MASTER OF MANAGEMENT (MMgt)

YOUR MMgt JOURNEY

PREP COURSES

FALL TERM

• Business Communication & Team Dynamics • Business & Sustainability

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Professional Development Activities

Common Core Curriculum

• Applied Macroeconomics

Introduction to the Centre for Career Design

CAREER TRACK 4

Course Work:

Orientation

ACADEMIC TRACK

Satisfactory completion of online modules in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Statistics and Mathematics.

• Financial Accounting for Managers • Managerial Decision Analysis

On-campus recruiting: financial services, consulting, retail, e-commerce, marketing & more.


The 12-month Master of Management helps you develop key competencies to accelerate your career. With a rigorous curriculum, experiential consulting project and wide array of co-curricular activities, graduates are well positioned to competitively enter the workforce.

SUMMER TERM

Course Work:

Course Work:

• Organizational Behaviour

• Managerial Accounting

• Strategic Thinking • Managerial Finance • Marketing Management • Design & Management of Organizational Processes

Post Degree: Work in the industry of your choice.

+ Three electives (9.00 credits)

+

Enterprise Consulting Project: Student groups will engage in a collaborative work project with a local organization, applying their classroom knowledge to real-world management issues.

Just-in-time recruiting

Career coaching, networking events, alumni mentorship

Or:

Complete Your MBA: • Gain the required minimum two years of work experience, post-graduation • Qualify for Advanced Standing in the Schulich MBA • Complete your MBA in as little as eight months!

Career Ready!

By applying management foundations studied in the first two terms of the MMgt program, students will develop actionable recommendations for the client organization.

Graduation: October Convocation

WINTER TERM

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Student Life Make Life-Changing Connections

Build lasting memories as part of an engaged and impressive student community. Develop your strengths, skills and interests with a host of exciting co-curricular activities.

Participate in Case Competitions Strengthen your presentation skills and master the case method with opportunities to compete in events such as the HEC Corporate Responsibility Challenge, Canada’s Next Top Ad Executive, and more.

Jaclyn Shapiro (MMgt ’19) and Michelle Vacarciuc (MMgt ’19) win the $25,000 grand prize at the 2019 Canada’s Next Top Ad Executive competition.

Discover New Interests and Passions

Students connect with alumni at a Speed Mentoring event.

Choose from over 25 student-run clubs and organizations. Network and grow your leadership skills with the Schulich Association of Management & Organizational Studies, or diversify your focus by joining other clubs based on a region, culture, industry or topic of interest.

Enjoy New Social Activities Join a tightly knit group of students and connect through sports, social nights and community engagement. Schulich brings you a world of opportunity to expand your interests with students from an array of different backgrounds and regions.

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Student volunteers from Schulich’s Graduate Ambassador Program celebrate the year.


Our Landmark Expansion The Rob and Cheryl McEwen Graduate Study & Research Building Designed for Schulich graduate students, the McEwen building encourages interdisciplinary research in fields ranging from business ethics and big data, to real estate and infrastructure, and global enterprise. A NEW HOME FOR LEARNING AND INNOVATION

ALL ABOUT THE FUTURE

The new 67,000 square-foot Rob and Cheryl McEwen Graduate Study & Research Building provides a variety of unique environments for learning, interaction, teamwork and innovation.

Its unique technological and design features make the Rob and Cheryl McEwen Graduate Study & Research Building one of the most environmentally sustainable and socially responsible buildings in North America.

A HUB FOR COLLABORATION AND RESEARCH

Features include:

In addition to being an interdisciplinary space for Schulich’s newest academic programs and research facilities, the building is home to the Deloitte Cognitive Analytics & Visualization Lab, as well as Schulich’s Centres of Excellence, including the Centre of Excellence in Responsible Business, the Centre for Global Enterprise, the George Weston Ltd. Centre for Sustainable Supply Chains, and the Brookfield Centre in Real Estate and Infrastructure.

840 m2

27m

of planted green roof area

natural ventilation system driven by the glass solar chimney

A STUDENT-CENTRED SPACE Students benefit from a variety of unique spaces to study, work and connect, including a graduate lounge, private group meeting rooms equipped with flat-screen monitors, research labs and a media production centre.

Energy use intensity

71.4% BELOW THE MODEL NATIONAL ENERGY CODE OF CANADA

7,500 m2 of new landscaped open area, including 3,800 m2 of planted green space

RAINWATER RECAPTURE SYSTEM for green roof irrigation

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Career Development Shape Your Success

The Schulich Centre for Career Design (CCD) offers a wealth of innovative programs and resources to help you accelerate your career and facilitate employment opportunities. Benefit from a variety of resources that have resulted in consistently high placement rates for graduating students.

Career Coaching & Workshops Our CCD Advisors are certified career coaches who work closely to help you identify your strengths, determine career objectives and develop a tailored plan. Work together through a series of skill-enhancing workshops designed to train you in advanced career search tactics.

MMgt Advising Program

Corporate Recruitment Events

Choose from one of seven functional career programs (Accounting, Consulting, Finance, Financial Services, Marketing, Operations & Technology), where you’ll receive 1-on-1 training, advice from industry experts, and the ability to network with alumni and hiring managers.

Connect with companies such as Rogers, Amazon, P&G, Bell, Scotiabank, Kraft Heinz, Mondelez, and PepsiCo about career opportunities in their organizations.

Just-in-Time Recruiting Access job and internship postings from companies around the globe, for leadership rotational programs and roles including Marketing Associate, Supply Chain Analyst, and Operations Associate.

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Master of Management (MMgt) Student Success Report

CLASS OF 2021 EMPLOYMENT AT A GLANCE

92% 87% $66,397

of students were hired within 6 months of graduation* of students participated in the survey

Average salary

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Number of firms that hired Schulich MMgt students

Key Firms Deloitte

CIBC

Samsung

Loblaw Companies Ltd.

KPMG

Uber

TELUS

BMO

PwC

Scotiabank

American Express

TD Bank

Sample Roles Technology Risk Consultant

Marketing Specialist

Venture Manager

Underwriting Analyst

Product Manager

Human Capital Associate

Development Manager

INDUSTRY COVERAGE Financial Services

CPG

Technology

Accounting

Consulting

Government

Retail

CLASS OF 2021 DEMOGRAPHICS AT A GLANCE

Student Demographics Average Age Years of Work Experience Male Students Female Students

23 0–3 40% 60%

Prior Degrees Arts Business Engineering Science Anthony Azzarello (MMgt ’21) Data Analyst, Bell

Other

42% 3% 10% 26% 18%

*As per MBACSEA Guidelines. Global Reach. Innovative Programs. Diverse Perspectives.

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Schulich Global Alumni Network Notable Alumni are Leading by Example

When you graduate from Schulich, you become part of one of the largest business alumni networks in Canada. Here’s a brief look at the scope of the Schulich alumni network and a sampling of those who are leading by example. Connect and benefit from access to the Schulich Global Alumni Network

UPON GRADUATION, JOIN A GLOBAL NETWORK OF OVER

34,000 90 active alumni in

As a student, participate in the

countries

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

SCHULICH ALUMNI MENTORSHIP PROGRAM

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

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Angela Brown (MBA ’83) President & CEO Moneris Solutions Corporation Member, Dean’s Advisory Council

global alumni chapters in

countries

Take advantage of life-long professional development activities, career management resources, and alumni events.

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Kishore Moorjani (BBA ’94, MBA ’95) Sr. Managing Director, Tactical Opportunities – Singapore, Blackstone Member, Dean’s Advisory Council


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

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The Toronto Advantage

51%

of Toronto’s population was born outside of Canada

CAD $ 364 billion economy

2nd LARGEST Financial centre in North America

30 MINUTES BY SUBWAY

Resonance Consultancy World’s Best Cities Report, 2021

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

THIRD LARGEST TECH SECTOR

44

DIFFERENT COUNTRIES

Access the city’s vibrant downtown core in just

RANKS #1 IN CANADA AND #4 IN NORTH AMERICA

Economist Intelligence Unit, 2021

Our campus is enriched by international students from over

Plan Your Life, Post-Degree A Schulich Masters 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.

in North America New York Times, 2022

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 pre-arrival webinars, Buddy program, English language peer support, New to Canada orientation, immigration information sessions, 1:1 international student advising and social events.

Source (unless specifically indicated): Toronto Global

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Admission Requirements What’s Required to Begin Your Journey REQUIREMENTS

MMgt

GPA

B+

Master of Management

in a non-business university degree

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PREREQUISITE COURSES IN HONOURS PROGRAM

N/A

GMAT/GRE

Not required

ESSAYS

2 video, 2 written, 1 timed written

REFERENCE LETTERS

2 reference letters

WORK EXPERIENCE

Not required

2

3

(no more than two years of full-time work experience)

PROOF OF STUDY COMPLETED IN ENGLISH:

2 years minimum (must be full-time study) at an accredited university in a country (or institution) where English is the official language of instruction

LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY*

IELTS (ACADEMIC TEST):

7.0 (minimum 6.5 on each dimension) The IELTS online Academic Test is acceptable

TOEFL: * Applicants must produce proof of language proficiency in one of the three ways listed.

100 (minimum 23 on each dimension) The TOEFL iBT Special Home Edition test is acceptable

SEPTEMBER 2023 ENTRY

ADMISSIONS DEADLINES

Round Round Round Round

1: Oct. 5, 2022 2*: Jan. 25, 2023 3: Apr. 5, 2023 4**: June 7, 2023

* International students are strongly encouraged to apply by Round 2 to allow for sufficient study permit processing time. ** Late applications may be accepted pending space availability. 1 Applicants holding a BBA, iBBA, BAS, BCom, HBA, or BAcc are not eligible for the Master of Management program, but may apply for the Schulich MBA once they have acquired the work experience that is necessary for MBA admission. Graduates of these programs may be eligible for Advanced Standing in the MBA. 2 One academic reference is required. 3 Applicants with two years or more of full-time work experience are not eligible for admission to the MMgt and are encouraged to apply to the MBA. For applicants holding a 3-year degree, one year of full-time, post-graduate work experience is required.

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Tuition Fees Figures are based on the currently approved fee framework. Fees listed below include tuition and supplementary fees. For full details on all current tuition, supplementary fees, and student health plans, visit the York Student Financial Services website: sfs.yorku.ca/fees. Fees are subject to change.

DOMESTIC STUDENTS

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident

Visa/Study Permit

TUITION PER TERM*

$ 8,984

$ 19,829

ESTIMATED PROGRAM TOTAL**

$ 26,950

$ 59,500

All fees are in Canadian dollars (CAD)

MMgt

* The MMgt requires three terms of study to complete. ** Estimated Program Total is calculated by multiplying current tuition fees by the average number of terms required to complete the program. Estimates are rounded to the nearest $50 CAD. Subject to change. Tuition and fees reassessed annually.

Cost of Living

Financial Aid

LIVING EXPENSES IN TORONTO 1 (1 Term = 4 months) Books /Course Materials

$

750

Rent (on campus) 2

$ 5,000

Food

$

1,500

Personal Expenses

$

1,000

Health Insurance: UHIP (international students only) 3 GSA 3

$ $

252 170

APPROXIMATE COST PER TERM

$

8,672 4

1 Figures are approximations and intended only as a budget guide for students studying full-time. Costs are listed in Canadian dollars. 2 Off-campus housing varies in price from $1,000 – $ 1,500 per month depending on the location and options. For on-campus accommodation visit: yorku.ca/housing. 3 Participation in the University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) is mandatory only for international students while in Toronto. The Graduate Student Association (GSA) plan is for dental and drug coverage (mandatory for all domestic and international full-time students unless student has alternative coverage). Coverage for spouse/family is available. GSA costs are based on the 2021-2022 academic year. Health/Drug/Dental plan rates are subject to change. 4 Subtract UHIP cost for domestic student total.

We welcome the opportunity to discuss ways to finance your education and the return on investment our programs offer. Visit: schulich.yorku.ca/financial-aid. LINE OF CREDIT FOR DOMESTIC STUDENTS Visit schulich.yorku.ca/financial-aid/loans for a list of partnered banks and preferred rates for domestic students in professional programs. LOAN PROGRAMS To learn more about funding opportunities for domestic and international students, please visit: schulich.yorku.ca/financial-aid/loans.

ADDITIONAL FINANCIAL AID • Support for case competitions • Partnerships with:

Robert Krembil Scholarship of Merit: Master of Management Value: $27,000 | Available: 1 The Robert Krembil Scholarship of Merit is awarded to the student with the highest academic standing among the incoming Master of Management class. In addition to an undergraduate degree from a recognized postsecondary institution (in a non-business field of study) and recommended work experience, this student will have also demonstrated leadership ability, contributions within the community and excellent communication skills. For additional scholarship information please refer to the Schulich Awards publication at: schulich.yorku.ca/financialawards.


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