University of Waterloo

Honours Arts and Business

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Program Information

School:University of Waterloo
Faculty:Faculty of Arts
Degree:Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study:Business Administration and Management, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Description:The Honours Arts and Business program combines a strong grounding in the humanities, social sciences, fine and performing arts, and languages with a set of required business-related courses. Honours Arts and Business Co-op is the most extensive liberal arts co-operative program in the world. You choose a liberal arts honours major and take a core program of required business courses which allow you to learn practical and marketable skills. You'll be able to apply these new skills during your paid co-op work terms.

As an Arts and Business co-op student, in addition to your major, you can choose one of the following areas of specialization: Cultural Management, Digital Arts Communication, Human Resources Management, International Trade, or one of the many minors or options available to you. In addition to the courses you take toward your liberal arts honours major in the Honours Arts and Business regular program, you'll complete required business-related courses in accounting, economics, computer science, philosophy, communication, statistics, and English.
URL:Honours Arts and Business at University of Waterloo
Length:5 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $7,679
International: $28,241
Careers:Managers in Other ServicesFinancial Planners, Investigators, and UnderwritersBusiness Managment ConsultantsSee More...

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80

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

  •  Grade12 English 

Ontario grade 12 university (U) preparation or university/college (M) preparation courses or equivalents. English (a final grade of at least 70% is required). A minimum final overall average of 80% or higher is required on your best 6 Grade 12 U and/or M courses, including required courses.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 75]

* 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 August 03, 2017

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