Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic achievement, including the required courses, and any other selection criteria outlined below.
Ontario Secondary School Diploma with six grade 12 University (U) or University/College (M) courses including: grade 12 (U) English and grade 12 (U) mathematics.
A grade of at least 60% in all prerequisite courses (English and math).
An overall average of 65% in six Grade 12 (U) or (M) courses.
Recommended courses: basic computer software applications and Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U).
Mature student status (19 years of age or older and no OSSD)**
grade 12 (U) English and grade 12 (U) mathematics are required
grade of 65% or higher in English and 65% or higher in math
Post-secondary courses in English and mathematics will be considered (certain courses only)
Provide proof that their secondary and/ or post-secondary studies were completed at a recognized institution where English is the primary media of instruction. The studies must be relevant to the admission requirements for the specific program (s) applied to (e.g. an advanced diploma or degree is required for certain postgraduate program)
Applicants with transcripts from an institution where the language of instruction is not English may meet English language proficiency requirements with one of the following proofs of language proficiency. The minimum test scores that are acceptable are listed below (as applicable). Please note: For admissions purposes, some programs require a higher score than the minimum stated below.
George Brown English for Academic (EAP) Program, Level 9
IELTS (Academic), 6.5, minimum 6.0 in each skill band
TOEFL, 84 (online) minimum 21 in each skill band
PTE (Academic), 60, overall minimum
55 in each skill band
CAEL, 70 overall (writing 60)
Cambridge English Exams (B2 First, C1 Advanced or C2 Proficiency), 176 or more (with no individual skill below 169)
George Brown Admissions Test (Mature applicants only), Not Available
*NEW Duolingo English Test, 115
Graduates of the Honours Bachelor of Commerce (Financial Services) degree are prepared for careers in a wide range of business sectors and organizations including banks, other financial institutions, federal, provincial and municipal government offices, and service organizations.
Graduates of the program have found employment as:
analyst, International Tax
supervisor, accounts payable
senior accounting clerk
client portfolio analyst
senior financial analyst
assistant portfolio manager
Mandatory Health Insurance
$743.99 for one-year coverage (Sept-August)
$508.83 for 8 months coverage (Jan-August)
$273.29 for 4 months coverage (May-August)