Students apply for the combined degrees during the first year of the HBA. To be eligible for admission, students must complete a minimum of 10.0 courses including the admission requirements as specified in the Academic Calendar for entry into the Honors Specialization in Medical Sciences, as well as the following courses: Business Administration 2257
; Biochemistry 2280A
; 1.0 course from Chemistry 2213A/B
, and either Chemistry 2223B
or a 0.5 course in Chemistry at the 2000-level, or Chemistry 2273A
, or the former Chemistry 253; Biology 2581B
; Biology 2382B
; Biology 2290F/G
; 0.5 course from either Biology 2244A/B
or Statistical Sciences 2122A/B; and 0.5 course from any Faculty. Students must attain a minimum two-year average of 80% (10.0 credits), a minimum mark of 70% in Business Administration 2257
, a minimum mark of 60% in any option course, and satisfy the minimum progression requirements for the Honors Specialization in Medical Sciences
. In addition, students must attain a minimum weighted rounded average of 78% in the first year of the HBA program. Applications for the combined degrees must be made on-line to the HBA program by the published deadlines for the Ivey Business School. The Ivey School's Advanced Entry Opportunity (AEO) students are also eligible to apply to the combined degrees. Entrance to the combined degrees is competitive and limited.
Upon completion of the combined degree program, students will receive two degrees: a BMSc (Honors) degree with an Honors Specialization in Medical Sciences and a BA in Honors Business Administration.