Marketing

Quebec CEGEP
Previous year's cutoff:
28.30 overall R-Score
Prerequisite courses:
  • 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:
Major
Concentration

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

Ontario high school
Previous year's cutoff:
93.00% top 6 average
Prerequisite courses:
  • 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:
Major
Concentration

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

Other Canadian high school
Previous year's cutoff:
93.00% top 5 average
Prerequisite courses:
  • 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:
Major
Concentration

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

U.S. high school
Previous year's cutoff:
A- average in grades 10, 11 and 12
Prerequisite courses:
  • Courses must include: English; pre-calculus
  • Standardized Tests (Test Optional for Fall 2021):
    • ACT, or
    • SAT and two SAT Subject Tests (Subject Tests must include Math and any
      other subject).
Language requirements:
Location:
Downtown (Montreal) Campus
Can be taken as:
Major
Concentration

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

Other
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.

Prerequisite courses:
Language requirements:
Location:
Downtown (Montreal) Campus
Can be taken as:
Major
Concentration

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

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Overview

Marketing is key to the success in all businesses. If you are creative and enjoy solving problems, working with data, and connecting with people, a marketing degree is perfect for you.    

Marketing is a practical and fun field that balances analytical skills with creativity. With core courses in marketing strategy, marketing research and consumer behaviour and a range of electives to delve deeper into your areas of interest, you’ll be able to apply your knowledge and creativity to generate practical, relevant and effective marketing plans. 

Available as both a major and a concentration, marketing provides a balance between courses focusing on fundamental theoretical material and others with a strong practical orientation. 


Careers

A Marketing degree can prepare you for a career in brand management, advertising, digital marketing, sales management, business-to-business marketing, or e-commerce and retailing. Leverage your creative skills in content or digital marketing or refine your love of data as a digital marketing or SEO analyst. 

You could become a professional:  

  • Advertising manager 
  • Brand manager  
  • Creative director 
  • Content marketing specialist 
  • Digital marketing manager 
  • Marketing data analyst

Faculty

McGill’s Marketing faculty members have produced high quality publications in top marketing journals. They offer insights to students in diverse areas of marketing practices.  

Learn more about Marketing faculty

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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