Economics and Accounting (Desautels Faculty of Management)

Quebec CEGEP
Average or previous year's cutoff:
29.10 overall R-Score
Average of the lowest R-Scores admitted over the last THREE years.
Prerequisites:
  • English 603 (or French 601 for French CEGEP applicants);
  • DEC 200.B0 or 200.C0: Math NYA, NYB, NYC (competences 00UN, 00UP, 00UQ)
  • DEC 700.A0: Math (competences 01Y1, 01Y2, 01Y4)
  • DEC 300.A0: Math 103, 203, 105 (competences 022X, 022Y, 022Z)
Language requirements:
Location:
Downtown (Montreal) Campus
Can be taken as:
Joint Honours

This is only a summary: be sure to review the full admission requirements before applying.

Ontario high school
Average or previous year's cutoff:
94.70% top 6 average
Average of the lowest Top 6 averages admitted over the last THREE years.
Prerequisites:
  • 4U English or French, depending on the language of instruction at your school
  • 4U Calculus and Vectors
Language requirements:
Location:
Downtown (Montreal) Campus
Can be taken as:
Joint Honours

This is only a summary: be sure to review the full admission requirements before applying.

Other Canadian high school
Average or previous year's cutoff:
94.70% top 5 average
Average of the lowest Top 5 averages admitted over the last THREE years.
Prerequisites:
  • Grade 12 English or French, depending on the language of instruction at your school
  • Grade 12 math (precalculus or calculus)
Language requirements:
Location:
Downtown (Montreal) Campus
Can be taken as:
Joint Honours

This is only a summary: be sure to review the full admission requirements before applying.

U.S. high school
Average or previous year's cutoff:
A- average in grades 10, 11 and 12
Prerequisites:
  • Courses must include: English; pre-calculus
  • Standardized Tests (Test Optional for Fall 2022):
    • ACT or SAT
Language requirements:
Location:
Downtown (Montreal) Campus
Can be taken as:
Joint Honours

This is only a summary: be sure to review the full admission requirements before applying.

Other
Average or previous year's cutoff:

While the minimum requirement for McGill is the equivalent of a B+ average, most programs will have higher requirements. See the complete admissions requirements for more information applicable to your situation.

Prerequisites:
Language requirements:
Location:
Downtown (Montreal) Campus
Can be taken as:
Joint Honours

This is only a summary: be sure to review the full admission requirements before applying.

See the complete requirements

Overview

With an Honours degree in Economics and Accounting at McGill, you will develop in-demand skills for a rewarding career in the economics profession or accounting industry.  

Your accounting courses will help you master the language of business that is essential to investment and managerial decisions. On the other hand, your economics courses will help you gain an understanding of how economies function internally and on a global scale, what drives consumers, and how public policy and global events affect markets. 

You will study topics like economic statistics, macroeconomic theory, financial accounting and the development of accounting thought. As the program brings together Management and Arts students, you’ll develop strong networks to help you build your professional portfolio.   


Careers

A joint Honours in Economics and Accounting will give you the skills needed for a career in accountancy, economics, management and consultancy. Job prospects include:  

  • Economist   
  • Accounting Clerk  
  • Financial Analyst 
  • Management Consultant

Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Desautels Faculty of Management.

Check the full admission requirements for information about deadlines and whether supporting documents are required as part of your application. 

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