Ted Rogers School of Management – Ryerson University - Part-Time MBA
Ryerson University Part-Time MBA Program Structure
In the Ryerson University MBA Part-Time MBA program at Ted Rogers School of Management, students gain an inclusive business management education that incorporates academic theory with practical and research-based learning styles.
Students in the MBA program will take core classes as well as electives in an area of interest. Students will take part in class-based learning as well as practical, hands-on experiences. The MBA emphasizes the skills needed to work within global markets and to become a leader and innovator on a global scale. Technology MBA students will learn the skills needed to become a leader within the tech industry from a business perspective. Students must complete 7 core courses as well as 6 electives and a capstone project throughout the course of their MBA education.
The newly redesigned curriculum is driven by four themes: diversity, technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Students without a business degree may complete the program in up to 36 months and take 1-2 courses per semester while those holding an undergraduate business degree complete the program in 24 months taking 2 courses per semester.
Part-time classes are held on weeknights from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
The Ryerson University MBA has a yearly enrollment of about 120 students (including part-time and full-time), with an average work experience of 5 years.. The average age was 29-32 years old.
Ryerson University part-time MBA graduates typically find employment quickly, their earning potential is strong, and their salary increase post-graduation is higher than average. The school averages a 90 percent internship-placement rate, most of which lead to full-time employment. Approximately 90 percent of MBA graduates are employed six months after graduation in full-time roles across a diverse group of industries.
Tuition, Scholarships, and Financial Aid for the Ryerson University Part-Time MBA
For the 2020-2021 school year, the Ryerson University part-time MBA degree tuition for domestic students was $20,095.66 CAD (plus additional fees) for 13 credits (11 courses), and $38,740 for international students. Students are charged tuition per course. Foundation courses are required for students without a BComm or equivalent undergraduate degree. The number of Foundation courses required is based on an official assessment of the appropriate transcripts upon application. Each foundation course would cost the student the equivalent of one credit; $1,826.88 per course for domestic, and $3,521.83 per course for international students.
Additionally, the Ontario Government has a student-loan program called the Ontario Student Assistance Program, or OSAP. This program is independent of the school and requires an application.
All applications for the graduate programs at Ryerson University are done online through the Yeates Graduate Studies page. It takes about one hour to complete the online application. The fee is $150 and will be required before the application is processed.
Completion of a four-year bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution is required. Foundation courses will be required if this degree is not in Business Administration or Commerce. To apply to the Ryerson University part-time MBA program, applicants must submit a current résumé, two letters of recommendation, and a 500-word statement of interest. Applicants should have a minimum B average in the final two years of university study, and a GMAT score between 550 and 740. An English-proficiency score is required from all applicants who have degrees from institutions in which English is not the language of instruction or examination. After an application is submitted, the applicant will be asked to take part in a video interview.
The Ted Rogers School of Business Management’s International Exchange Program provides an opportunity for students from across the globe to gain experience at a trusted Canadian educational institution. Incoming international students can get program-specific information directly from individual schools, as well as more general information about international programs at Ryerson directly from Ryerson International.
2022 Ryerson University Part-Time MBA Deadlines
Spring (May) 2022
|Part-time domestic applicants with or without a business degree
Full-time or Flex Full-time domestic applicants without a business undergraduate degree.
|January 18, 2022||March 22, 2022*|
|Fall (September) 2022||Part-time domestic applicants with or without a business degree
Full-time or Flex Full-time domestic applicants with business undergraduate degree.
|January 18, 2022||June 15, 2022*|
Ryerson University Part-Time MBA FAQs
How has the university coped with the pandemic?
Classes are almost exclusively virtual in a synchronous and asynchronous format.
What graduate programs are offered at Ryerson?
The Ted Rogers School of Management offers MBA options, an MS in Management, Master of Health Administration degree as well as Ph.D. options.
How many hours a week can part-time students expect to spend on schoolwork?
Students should expect 3-6 hours of instruction per week as well as 10-20 hours of self-study time.