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Bachelor of Commerce

Posted By SCS School of Continuing Studies On September 16, 2014 @ 4:55 pm


Please note the NOW Plus Degree pathway program is now discontinued. Read more [1].


The Bachelor of Commerce is one of the largest undergraduate business programs in Canada. On a N.O.W. Plus pathway, you can complete the 90-credit program in just six years or less.

  • Sharpen your critical thinking, analytical, communication, and leadership skills — all vital for success in today’s competitive business environment.
  • Learn from experts in the field, many of whom are active in the Canadian business sector and hold professional designations.
  • Gain valuable insights from your instructors’ real-world experiences.
  • Hone your ability to make complex decisions quickly and effectively by learning to process, synthesize, and communicate information.
  • Develop a global view by working with students from around the world.
  • Combine theoretical knowledge with applications, preparing for the demands of working in a constantly changing world.
  • Acquire the analytical and research skills needed to make sense of the issues that shape society.
  • Understand the impact of academic research through professors who are engaged researchers in the field.
  • Find support through the Atkinson Centre for Mature Students, York International and New College, in addition to the specialized supports offered through N.O.W. Plus.
  • Graduate with skills employers value.


Create your online or part-time degree schedule [2]

N.O.W. Plus is designed to help working adults earn a degree without disrupting their careers. You’ll have spots reserved in core Night, Online, and Weekend commerce courses, and you can take daytime courses if your schedule allows.

Course requirements and prerequisites [3]

To earn a Bachelor of Commerce, you’ll need to earn 90 credits. The specific courses you need to take will depend on which electives and optional courses you choose. Courses are typically worth three credits each.

When applying to the Bachelor of Commerce, you’ll want to ensure you have the math prerequisite required for admission to the program.

If you attended high school:

  • 2007- Present: MHF 4U, Grade 12 Advanced Functions
  • 2003-2007: MCB 4U, Grade 12 Advanced Functions and Intro Calculus
  • Mid 1980’s-2003: MFN OA0, OAC Finite Mathematics
  • Pre Mid-1980’s: Grade 13 Relations and Functions

If you do not have the math prerequisite, or, are not sure, contact us for assistance continue@yorku.ca.

Once you’ve been accepted into the program, an advisor will be available to help you plan a schedule to complete your degree as efficiently as possible.

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