Rotman Commerce Admission Category

You've shown an interest in pursuing a program of study in the Rotman Commerce Admission Category in the Faculty of Arts & Science. Learn more about this area of study, and the other programs in this admission category below.

Things You Need to Know

OUAC Admission Code: TAC (Rotman Commerce)
Approximate Admission Range: Mid to high 80s and a supplemental application

Admission Required High School Courses Recommended Minimum Range for High School Courses Recommended Minimum Range for Required High School Courses
Ontario High School & Other Canadian Provinces 
Admission Requirements

 

English, Calculus Mid to high 80s English – mid to high 80s
Calculus – mid to high 80s

US High School Admission Requirements

English, Calculus (AP Calculus, SAT Subject Test Math II, Grade 12 Pre-Calculus, or IB Math HL or SL) Mid to high 80s English – mid to high 80s
Calculus – mid to high 80s

International Baccalaureate (IB) Admission Requirements

English HL or SL, Math: Analysis and Approaches HL or SL, Math: Applications and Interpretations HL  (Math Studies not acceptable) Mid to high 30s English HL or SL - 5 to 7
Math HL or SL – 5 to 7

British Patterned Admission Requirements

English GCSE, Math (GCE: A Level, Cambridge Pre-U: Advanced Level Math or Principle Subject)

"A*"s “A”s and "B"s  or 9s to 6s GCSE level

Predicted “A*"s “A”s and "B"s at A level

English: "A" or "B" or 9 to 6 at GCSE Mathematics: "A*" or “A” at A level

Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) Admission Requirements

English, Math (Integrated or Pure Mathematics) “I”s and “II”s English CSEC or CAPE: A, I or II
Mathematics: I or II 
 

Other International School Admission Requirements

English, Calculus N/A  N/A

Note: While we look at your overall average for admission, we will also look specifically at your most recent English and mathematics/calculus grade.

  • Applicants to the Rotman Commerce are required to complete an online Supplemental Application
  • Students admitted into the Rotman Commerce admission category are guaranteed a place in the Rotman Commerce program beginning in second year, provided that they meet the requirements listed on the Rotman Commerce website.

Since you are admitted to the general Rotman Commerce admission category, during your first year you will not be enrolled in a specific program. This program selection (e.g. management) is made at the end of your first year. Students admitted into the Rotman Commerce admission category are guaranteed a place in the Rotman Commerce program beginning in second year, provided that they meet the requirements listed on the Rotman Commerce website

During your first year, you will be able to explore a number of different areas of study before selecting your program at the end of first year. You can also combine programs outside of your own admission category.

It is important to note that in addition to the courses required for admission into the Rotman Commerce admission category listed above (English and mathematics/calculus), some programs of study may require you to take additional specific high school subjects in order to take specific courses in first year, or for entry into that program in second year.  

Step 1: Search for your desired program of study (e.g. Rotman Commerce, specialist in management), under Program Area in the Academic Calendar

Step 2: Find the prerequisite courses you will need to take in your first year

Step 3: Find the program admission averages

Note: You can often locate the prerequisite courses and program admission averages under the following sections:

  • enrolment requirements in the program accordions
  • high school pre-requisites and first-year requirements
  • program requirements
 

Rotman Commerce (BComm) Program List

Legend: C: Calculus and Vectors

Program Subject(s) Required in Addition to English
Accounting C
Finance and Economics C
Management C