School of
Business and Economics

Accelerated One-Year Program

Applicants who are recent graduates of a recognized business degree completed in North America may qualify for admission directly into the 6000-level/second year of the MBA program.

To qualify for the accelerated option, specific undergraduate pre-requisite courses must have been recently completed with a minimum B grade in each course. Please note that graduates of three-year degrees in business or commerce will not generally qualify to be accepted to the accelerated option.

Undergraduate courses required to be eligible for waivers
ECON 1900 Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 1950 Principles of Macroeconomics
ACCT 2210 Financial Accounting
ACCT 2250 Management Accounting
ECON 2320 Economics and Business Statistics 1
ECON 2330 Economics and Business Statistics 2
MKTG 2430 Introduction to Marketing
ORGB 2810 Organizational Behaviour
HRMN 2820 Introduction to Human Resource Management

Equivalent courses taken at other approved educational institutions may be substituted. To receive a waiver, an official course outline (not just a course description) must be submitted for review unless a pre-approved equivalency has been established. All students must receive a grade of B (GPA 3.00) or higher in the corresponding undergraduate or graduate course(s) to be waived.