The Master of Business Administration program is open to students with a four-year degree or equivalent in any discipline, and is designed to accommodate professionals seeking to earn one of the most widely recognized credentials in the private, not-for-profit and public sector career paths. The Evening MBA is a three-year program designed for students who work full-time, with classes two evenings per week, and one intensive week per semester. The Daytime MBA is a two-year, full time, traditional MBA program that offers several ways for students to customize their experience, including internships, study abroad, specialization options, and case competitions.
The course-based MBA can be completed in combination with the following course-based degrees: Juris Doctor, Master of Biomedical Technology, Master of Nursing, Master of Planning, and Master of Public Policy. The Haskayne funding package is one of the most generous among Canadian business schools.
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Global Energy Management and Sustainable Development
Real Estate Studies
Outcomes and next steps
Consulting, Management, Finance, Marketing.
A course-based master’s degree in management is usually considered a final degree.
Topics may include accounting, business technology management, human resources, operations management and others.
Courses for BComm Graduates
For students approved for a BComm exemption, requirements normally will be:Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Management Studies, Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources, and 8 elective courses.
Students may specialize in finance, entrepreneurship and innovation, marketing, project management, global energy management and sustainable development, or real estate studies.
Admission requirements and information
Requirements for the Management Program
A minimum of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 point system, over the past two years of full-time study (a minimum of 10 full-course equivalents or 60 units) of the undergraduate degree.
A four year baccalaureate degree, or equivalent from a recognized institution.
Applicants may be interviewed by a member of the Admissions Committee as part of the application screening process.
Applicants should have the equivalent of two-years worth of appropriate work experience.
A current résumé
A 250-word response to each of “How, considering your career progress to date, does an MBA fit in with your future career goals?” and “When thinking of your own personal successes, were they a result of your own personal skills or your ability to work with others? Please describe”
Completion of the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT*) with a recommended minimum score of 550 or an equivalent Graduate Record Examination (GRE) for the Haskayne MBA with high scores on both verbal and quantitative subcomponents. It is recommended that students should place above the 70th percentile on overall test scores.
English language proficiency
An applicant whose primary language is not English may fulfill the English language proficiency requirement in one of the following ways:
TOEFL score of 97 (Internet-based) with a mimimum score of 20 in each section. Our institution code is 0813.
IELTS score of 7.0, or higher with a minimum score of 6.0 in each section (Academic version).
Canadian and permanent residentNov. 15Application deadline - Daytime and Evening MBA (Round 1)Jan. 15Application deadline - Daytime and Evening MBA (Round 2)March 1Application deadline - Daytime and Evening MBA (Round 3)June 1Application deadline - Daytime and Evening MBA (Round 4)April 15Application deadline - Accelerated MBA
InternationalNov. 15Application deadline - Daytime and Evening MBA (Round 1)Jan. 15Application deadline - Daytime and Evening MBA (Round 2)March 1Application deadline - Daytime and Evening MBA (Round 3)April 15Application deadline - Accelerated MBA
For admission on January 1
Canadian and permanent residentNov. 15Application deadline - Accelerated MBA
InternationalNov. 15Application deadline - Accelerated MBA
All graduate students must pay general fees each year, as well as program fees.
Estimate for full-time students
Canadian and permanent resident
For 12 months of study
For 12 months of study
For 12 months of study
General fees and tuition
General fees are annual and per-term fees. Annual fees are paid once per year, while per-term are paid each term (3 terms per year).
Tuition covers standard academic costs. Tuition shown is for full-time study over 12 months (10 courses). Domestic students pay $1,623 per course. International students pay $2,880 per course. Textbooks and other material costs are not included.
What are annual continuing fees?
Continuing fees do not apply to this program.
Funding may be available for this program.
Fees listed here are estimates only, and have been rounded to the nearest dollar. These amounts should not be considered accurate. All amounts are in Canadian Dollars.
Fees are subject to change.
For more details and the most accurate information go to the Academic Calendar
For more general information, see our Fees and Funding Guide
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