Education with Purpose


DeGroote’s innovative approach to education and training begins in the classroom, where students at all levels learn the fundamental concepts of business. The DeGroote difference is that you’ll then be challenged to apply your knowledge to practical business situations, gaining an understanding of how the concepts you’re learning today will impact the business world tomorrow.

Undergraduate Programs

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Undergraduate Commerce

Acquire a broad understanding of all areas of business and gain valuable hands-on experience through class work and the commerce internship program.

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Integrated Business and Humanities

Discover Business for Humanity through experiential learning and small class sizes. An interdisciplinary perspective will give you the skills you need to succeed, no matter what area of business you are interested in.

MBA and EMBA Programs

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MBA Program

Earn your MBA your way with flexible study options that will improve your career prospects and prepare you for leadership.

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Executive MBA in Digital Transformation Program

The first EMBA in the world in which students focus on learning how to manage digital systems and how to use those systems to make data-driven decisions.

Specialized Graduate Programs

Recognizing the specialized needs and interest areas of today’s business professionals, the DeGroote School of Business offers a number of programs focused in key areas of business.

These graduate programs combine an intense and challenging education experience with flexibility and an opportunity for you to focus your studies. Many of DeGroote’s graduate programs have a strong research emphasis, allowing you to work with world-class researchers and preparing you to conduct your own original research.

In each of DeGroote’s specialized programs, you will learn the knowledge that positions you to make significant advances in your field of specialization.

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Master of Finance

Get the specialized skills you need for careers in financial analysis, trading or research. In one year, earn a degree that finance employers will notice.

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MSc in eHealth

The eHealth program is truly interdisciplinary and based on a partnership of the Faculties of Health Sciences (Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department), Engineering (Computing and Software Department) and Business (Information Systems area in the DeGroote School of Business).

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MSc in Global Health

The new and innovative Graduate Program in Global Health is an interdisciplinary, cross-cultural and inter-professional MSc degree program. It is designed to prepare students for the global workforce providing a solid foundation in global health issues, web-based learning and experience in low-and middle-income countries.

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Master of Health Management

The Master of Health Management program is a partnership between McMaster’s DeGroote School of Business and School of Rehabilitation Science in the Faculty of Health Sciences. MHM provides regulated health professionals with core management skills and a broad understanding of Canadian health care.

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Graduate Diploma in Professional Accountancy

This program prepares students to pursue the Chartered Professional Accountancy (CPA) designation. It is accredited by CPA Ontario and can be completed in 14 weeks.

PhD Programs

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PhD Program in Business Administration

Make a significant impact on the business world through original research.

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Health Policy PhD Program

The Health Policy PhD is an interdisciplinary, interdepartmental, interfaculty program. The purpose of the PhD in Health Policy is to train intellectual leaders in the field who will make seminal contributions to policy understanding and practice.

Executive Education Opportunities

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Executive Education

Improve your performance and prepare for advancement through open-enrolment and customized programs.

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The Directors College

The Directors College is a partnership between DeGroote and the Conference Board of Canada. It is Canada’s “gold standard” in Director education and certification for board members wishing to build their knowledge and skills to lead corporations.