Strategic Management – Social Business and Enterprise

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:
Concentration

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:
Concentration

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:
Concentration

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:
Concentration

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:
Concentration

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

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Overview

Are you interested in a meaningful career that will advance positive social change? The Strategic Management—Social Business & Enterprise concentration will help you develop a strategic mindset to tackle pressing issues facing society.

Today, more and more businesses are heeding the call to address grand challenges like climate change, gender and racial inequality, and poverty. McGill’s Social Business & Enterprise concentration will challenge you to reconceptualize strategy development and implementation with a focus on the environment, economic development, corporate social responsibility, and social impact.

As a Social Business & Enterprise student, you’ll develop a comprehensive set of management skills, encompassing cross-sectoral collaboration and social entrepreneurship. The concentration complements concentrations and majors in other Management areas, adding a holistic and integrated perspective.


Careers

Social Business and Enterprise graduates find work in NGOs, international organizations such as those affiliated with the UN, social enterprises, government agencies, and consulting and corporate social responsibility fields. In addition, for-profit businesses are also seeking to hire graduates who want to make a difference in society.

You could become a professional:

  • Policy analyst
  • Lobbyist
  • Investment Advisor
  • Marketing Research Assistant
  • Public Relations Coordinator

Faculty

The Faculty’s innovative programs and historic reputation for excellence continue to attract the most prominent professors from around the globe.


Related majors

Strategic Management – Social Business and Enterprise is an excellent complement to majors that focus primarily on profitability. The concentration sensitizes students to a broader set of impacts and contextualizes business activity within its social and physical environment.

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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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