Saint Mary's University - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research

Computer and Information System (BComm)

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Program Information

School:Saint Mary's University - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Faculty:SOBEY School of Business
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Computer and Information Systems Security
Description:Over the past few decades, Information Systems and e-Business have transformed the business landscape in North America and around the world. Computerized information resources and organizational knowledge have become the key sources of competitive advantage for modern companies. At the same time, electronic data networks, including the Internet, are removing barriers of time and space between individuals and organizations and creating new frontiers of business opportunities. To be successful in this evolving business environment, companies, government agencies, and other organizations require individuals who possess in-depth understanding of the technologies and processes underlying the new technology-enabled business and social environment, and, at the same time, understand the strategic information needs of businesses and consumers. The Bachelor of Commerce degree with a major in Computing and Information Systems is designed to prepare students to fill this important role in modern organizations.

The SOBEY BComm is ideal for students with diverse interests looking for a Commerce degree that is international, rigorous, and flexible. The program supports students in creating success on their own terms.
URL:Computer and Information System (BComm) at Saint Mary's University - Faculty of Graduate Studies & Research
Length:4 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*65 to 100
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English (ENG4U) 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 

Students entering directly from high school are required to have completed five academic Grade 12 subjects, including Mathematics and English, with an average grade of 65% and no grade below 60%. However, in recent years, the average grades of those entering the program were between 75% and 80%. Ontario students are required to have English OAC or 4U, Math OAC or 4U ( Finite Mathematics - MFNOAC or Algebra and Geometry - MAGOAC or Calculus - MCAOAC or Mathematics and Data Management - MDM4U or Geometry and Discrete Mathematics - MGA4U or Calculus - MCB4U, and three additional OAC and/or 4U courses (one 4M course may be substituted).

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Although Saint Mary’s does not have set admission deadlines, it is important that you submit your application and supporting documents in a timely way to allow for processing before course registration opens. Don’t wait until you complete your high school or post-secondary courses. Apply using your most recent official grades and make sure that you submit your final grades when they are available.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 08, 2015