MMgt 2024 MASTERS PROGRAMS
MASTER OF MANAGEMENT
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Prepare to Lead with a Schulich Masters Degree “Organizations today are looking for employees who are resilient, adaptable, and able to work in diverse environments. They’re also searching for people who can manage complexity and ambiguity in a fast-changing world. Schulich’s highly experiential Master of Management program – with it’s real-world Enterprise Consulting Project – will give you the tools you need to succeed in a variety of organizations and business environments.”
Detlev Zwick, PhD Dean, Tanna H. Schulich Chair in Digital Marketing Strategy, Schulich School of Business
On the cover: Rannykay Johnson (MMgt ’22), Program Analyst, MCCSS, Ontario Government View our alumni stories: schulich.yorku.ca/alumni-stories B
What’s Inside A Vibrant Graduate Journey Awaits
Discover the Master of Management
Your Student Experience
Feel at Home in Toronto
International Student Support
Financial Aid for Your Future Investment
Tuition Fees and Cost of Living
Career Development and Your Success
Schulich Global Alumni Network
Canada’s Top-Ranked Business School Schulich MBA: #1 IN CANADA (Economist) TOP 30 MOST POPULAR MBA Program in the World (mba.com) TOP 30 IN THE WORLD for careers in Finance, Technology & Information Management (QS TopMBA) Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA: #1 IN CANADA (Financial Times, QS TopMBA) #9 IN THE WORLD (QS TopMBA Joint Programmes) Ranking results as of August 2023
A Vibrant Graduate Journey Awaits The Master of Management (MMgt) class represents a mix of students from different industries and academic backgrounds. Schulich offers a wealth of possibilities for personal growth, development, and engagement with students from diverse perspectives and countries through a variety of experiential learning opportunities.
We have one of the most global student bodies of any business school in North America, with international students from over 45 countries.
of students are international
countries represented in our student body
of Schulich’s award winning faculty is international
languages spoken by Schulich faculty
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.
Enterprise Consulting Project 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.
“The Master of Management degree taught me to refine my leadership and teamwork abilities while applying the unique analytical skills I already had from my background in Psychology. I was able to find my niche, focus my career direction, and market my abilities effectively because of it.” Anthony Azzarello (MMgt ’21) Manager, Digital Insights & Performance, Bell View our alumni stories: schulich.yorku.ca/alumni-stories
Next Generation of Entrepreneurs Geared towards the next generation of entrepreneurs and innovators, Schulich Startup Night is an event that gives students and alumni an opportunity to pitch their business ideas to a panel of top industry professionals for a chance to win a cash prize and professional support.
Discover the Master of Management 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. 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. Add Business to Your Non-Business Degree FULL-TIME MMgt
What to Expect 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.
Accelerated MBA for MMgt Graduates 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.
“ Schulich’s Master of Management program stands out with experiential learning that empowers, an innovative curriculum that inspires, and a robust alumni network that nurtures, all set against Toronto’s dynamic tapestry.” Professor Luke Zhu BComm (Toronto); PhD (UBC) Director, Master of Management Program; Associate Professor of Organization Studies View Professor Zhu’s video: schulich.yorku.ca/luke-zhu
Pathway to Master of Management Program In partnership with York University’s Faculties of Science, Faculty of Liberal Arts and Professional Studies, Faculty of Environmental and Urban Change, Faculty of Health, Lassonde School of Engineering, Arts, Media, Performance & Design (AMPD), and Glendon, Schulich offers incoming students the opportunity to gain early conditional admission into the Master of Management (MMgt). The Pathway to Master of Management Program (PMMP) allows high-achieving students to acquire four years of specialized knowledge in their undergraduate program of interest, then grow their business expertise with a one-year MMgt degree. The five-year program structure is designed to prepare graduates for new career opportunities, post-graduation. For details visit: schulich.yorku.ca/pmmp 4
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Typical MMgt Program Course Structure* FULL-TIME STUDY
GRADUATION: OCTOBER 2025
TERM 2 WINTER 2025
TERM 3 SUMMER 2025
• Business Communication & Team Dynamics
• Organizational Behaviour
• Managerial Accounting
• Strategic Thinking
+ Three electives (9.00 credits)
• Management & Sustainability
• Managerial Finance
• Marketing Management
Enterprise Consulting Project
• Design & Management of Organizational Processes
Student groups will engage in a collaborative work project with a local organization, applying their classroom knowledge to real-world management issues.
PREP COURSES SUMMER 2024
TERM 1 FALL 2024
Satisfactory completion of online modules in Accounting, Finance, Statistics, and Mathematics.
• Applied Macroeconomics • Financial Accounting for Managers • Managerial Decision Analysis
By applying management foundations studied in the first two terms of the MMgt program, students will develop actionable recommendations for the client organization. OR Innovating for Sustainable Impact This course also provides a select number of Schulich MMgt students with an international option to the required Enterprise Consulting Project, and opportunity to leverage York University’s Las Nubes campus within Costa Rica which specializes in sustainability.
Introduction to the Centre for Career Design
On-campus recruiting: financial services, consulting, retail, e-commerce, marketing & more
Career coaching, networking events, alumni mentorship
*Course requirements and sequencing are subject to change.
“ 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 – Beverage & Value Strategy, McDonald’s View our alumni stories: schulich.yorku.ca/alumni-stories
Your Student Experience Goes Beyond the Classroom 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.
Collaborate with a supportive student network to examine and share diverse perspectives on complex academic topics during study sessions, case studies, and peer learning.
You Belong Right Here Schulich’s student community fosters platforms for empowerment, representation, and belonging. Cultivate leadership skills and celebrate a rich culture of diversity by participating in student-led clubs such as the Black Graduate Business Network and Women in Leadership.
The Graduate Business Council (GBC)
Choose from over
student-run clubs and organizations From investment banking to sustainable enterprise to the Business Technology Association, you’ll have the ability to pursue a broad spectrum of interests alongside your studies.
The GBC is the representative student body for all Schulich graduate degree programs. The GBC hosts events including getaway weekends, an annual Graduate Formal, and social nights. Aside from social and athletic activities, the GBC serves as the student body’s voice to the faculty and administration.
Engage with Our Community @SchulichSchool | #SchulichMMgt
Where Learning Innovation Meets Sustainability Schulich is a thought leader in the field of Business and Sustainability and one of the world’s top-ranked business schools in sustainability research. We pride ourselves on graduating future business leaders that are committed to creating a better, more sustainable world.
Our Rob and Cheryl McEwen Graduate Study & Research Building has received the LEED (Leadership in Environmental Energy and Design) Gold Certification.
27m natural ventilation system driven by the glass solar chimney
Energy use intensity
71.4% BELOW THE MODEL NATIONAL ENERGY CODE OF CANADA
840 m2 of planted green roof area
RAINWATER RECAPTURE SYSTEM for green roof irrigation
7,500 m2 of new landscaped open area, including 3,800 m2 of planted green space
Students benefit from a variety of unique spaces to study, work and connect, including a graduate lounge, private group meeting rooms equipped with flatscreen monitors, research labs, and a media production centre.
Steps to the Subway The subway station is steps away from Schulich’s Seymour Schulich Building. Access the city’s vibrant downtown core in just 30 minutes.
FOR A VIRTUAL TOUR of the McEwen building, scan the QR code or visit: schulich.yorku.ca/mcewen-virtual-tour
Admission Requirements: Find Your Fit Pursuing a business degree is an important decision. At Schulich, we support you with an application experience that leaves you feeling informed and empowered. We take a holistic approach during the application review process and all components of the application are thoroughly evaluated.
CONNECT WITH OUR ADMISSIONS TEAM Scan the QR code or visit: schulich.yorku.ca/grad-inquiry
Yana Fedyanova (MMgt ’20) Head of Partnerships, Peace Collective View our alumni stories: schulich.yorku.ca/alumni-stories 10
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS – MASTER OF MANAGEMENT (MMgt) GPA
An undergraduate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution, in a non-business field of study, with a minimum B+ average in the last two full years (or equivalent) of academic work.1
PREREQUISITE COURSES IN HONOURS PROGRAM
2 video, 2 written, 1 timed written
2 reference letters2
Not required 3 (no more than two years of full-time work experience)
Applicants must produce proof of language proficiency in one of the three ways listed: • 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. • IELTS (academic test): 7.0 (minimum 6.5 on each dimension). The IELTS online Academic Test is acceptable. • TOEFL: 100 (minimum 23 on each dimension). The TOEFL iBT Special Home Edition test is acceptable.
September 2024 Entry Round 1: September 27, 2023 Round 2*: January 5, 2024 Round 3: March 27, 2024 Round 4**: June 12, 2024 * 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.
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. 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. 1
OUR RECRUITMENT TEAM IS HERE FOR YOU! • Meet one-on-one for a coffee chat • Attend one of our open houses offered during the year – Experience Schulich Virtual Open House – Experience Schulich In-Person Open House • Visit us at one of the 100+ local and global events we join annually • Drop-in virtually for Q&A, student panels, and application tip info sessions
Feel at Home in Toronto Study in one of the most diverse cities in the world and take advantage of all that Toronto has to offer. Access the vibrant downtown core in just 30 minutes by subway. Enjoy restaurants, theatres, and distinct neighbourhoods – there’s so much to explore in Toronto.
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of Toronto’s population was born outside of Canada
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Over 180 languages and major dialects spoken in Toronto Safest city in Canada, 2nd safest city in the World Economist Intelligence Unit, 2021
Our International Relations Team is Here to Support You Schulich provides in-house programs, services, and immigration support to help international students navigate the transition to Canada and plan for the future.
English Language Peer Support (ELPS) Need assistance with your written or verbal English language skills? Our ELPS program provides free one-on-one online support for both writing assignments and verbal presentations. We will help you build confidence in your English language skills.
• Study permit and pre-arrival webinars • Mentorship program • English language peer support • New to Canada orientation • Immigration information sessions • 1:1 international student advising • Social events
Plan Your Life, Post-Degree in Canada For more information scan the QR code or visit: schulich.yorku.ca/internationalstudent-services
A Schulich masters 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 information sessions to learn more about relevant work permits and permanent residence options, or book individualized advising sessions with Schulich’s International Student Support Specialist.
Financial Aid for Your Future Investment 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.
*Please contact the bank to get the maximum loan amount and to confirm the interest rate for your program of choice.
Robert Krembil Scholarship of Merit Value: full-time domestic tuition and a living subsidy of $5,000** Available: 1 The Robert Krembil Scholarship of Merit MMgt was created by Schulich alumnus, Robert Krembil, CM (MBA ’71, Hon LLD ’00) to recognize an incoming Master of Management (MMgt) student who demonstrate the highest academic standing among the incoming class, possess an undergraduate degree from a recognized postsecondary institution, in a non-business field of study, and has work experience (preferred, but not required) and excellent communication skills, leadership ability, and contributions within the community. **Scholarship value reflected on the website is approximate and is subject to change. Actual value will depend on the tuition fee rate effective at the time the scholarship is awarded.
Michelle Hughes Memorial Black Leadership Award LOANS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Value: $1,000 | Available: 1
To learn more about funding opportunities for international students, please visit: schulich.yorku.ca/financial-aid/loans.
The Michelle Hughes Black Leadership Award is in memory of Michelle Hughes who was a long-time employee of Schulich School of Business at York University. The award is given annually to an incoming Black student in the Master of Management Program with demonstrated community leadership. The award helps create a legacy for Michelle who was committed to advocacy and making business school education more inclusive and accessible for individuals from Black communities. Michelle Hughes was a well-loved colleague and was the Recruitment and Communications Coordinator for the Master of Management program and the Master of Accounting program at the time of her passing.
“ At the Schulich School of Business, student success is one of our top priorities. Understanding that pursuing a business degree is never easy, we are dedicated to supporting our students in their academic journey through a wide range of scholarships, awards, and bursaries that not only promote diversity and inclusivity, but also to help ensure that a lack of financial resources is never a barrier for current and future Schulich students.” Doris Mak Assistant Director, Admissions & Financial Aid
For additional scholarship information please refer to the Schulich Awards publication at: schulich.yorku.ca/financialawards.
Tuition Fees and Cost of Living 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: https://sfs.yorku.ca/fees. Fees are subject to change.
Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
TUITION PER TERM
ESTIMATED PROGRAM TOTAL**
All fees are in Canadian dollars (CAD)
* 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.
LIVING EXPENSES IN TORONTO 1 (1 Term = 4 months) Books /Course Materials
Rent (on campus) 2
Health Insurance: UHIP (international students only) 3 GSA 3
APPROXIMATE COST PER TERM
$ 10,627 4
1 Figures are approximations and intended only as a budget guide for students studying full-time. Costs are listed in Canadian dollars. 2 On-campus housing varies in price from $1,096 – $1,979 per month depending on the location and options. For more information on housing on campus, please visit yorku.ca/housing. On-campus housing is available on a first come, first served basis. Students who are seeking accommodation on campus are strongly encouraged to submit their housing application after accepting their offer of admission. 3 Participation in the University Health Insurance Plan (UHIP) is mandatory only for international students (and their accompanying dependents) 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). Cost shown is based on the plan rate for a single individual. Coverage for spouse/ family is available. Health/Drug/Dental plan rates are subject to change. 4 Subtract UHIP cost for domestic student total.
Career Development to Shape Your Success The Centre for Career Design (CCD) empowers students for lifelong career success and self-reliance with advice, tools, and training. MMgt Student Success Report CLASS OF 2022 EMPLOYMENT AT A GLANCE*
CLASS OF 2022 DEMOGRAPHICS AT A GLANCE Student Demographics
61 Number of firms that hired Schulich MMgt students
$66,397 Average starting salary
* 73% of students participated in the survey. ** As per MBACSEA Guidelines.
Years of Work Experience
Human Capital Associate
Technology Risk Consultant
Underwriting Analyst Venture Manager
Corporate Recruitment Events Connect with leading organizations such as Purolator, P&G, Kraft Heinz, PepsiCo, and Amazon to learn about career opportunities. MMgt Advising Program
• Identify strengths • Determine career objectives • Develop and implement career plans • Hone skills for career management • Apply for jobs • Prepare for interview and salary negotiations
of students were hired within 6 months of graduation**
OUR TEAM CAN HELP YOU:
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.
CPG Financial Services Government
Access to Job Opportunities
Enjoy exclusive access to job opportunities posted on our career platform, Handshake.
Benefit from skill-enhancing workshops aimed at making you career-ready like resume and cover letter writing, managing your online presence, and mastering the interview.
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Gain Access to the Schulich Global Alumni Network When you graduate from Schulich, you become part of one of the largest business alumni networks in Canada.
UPON GRADUATION, JOIN A GLOBAL NETWORK OF OVER
35,000 active alumni in
Enjoy exclusive access to Schulich’s Alumni Hub, which includes
90+ global alumni chapters in over 60 countries
Participate in the Schulich Alumni Mentorship Program As a student you can engage with alumni at events and conferences to gain key insights into the industries and careers that you’re passionate about.
“Your program here at Schulich is just the beginning! Our Global Alumni Network is a tremendous asset -opening up connections, knowledge sharing, and opportunities that extend far beyond graduation.” Pamela Laycock (MBA ’89) President, Schulich Global Alumni Network 17
Learn more about the Schulich Advantage NEXT STEPS • Visit us online: schulich.yorku.ca • Join us for an event or information session. Register at: schulich.yorku.ca/events • Connect with our Admissions Team at: schulich.yorku.ca/grad-inquiry
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