Retail Management (BComm (Hons))

Full Time: Four Year; Direct Entry to Second Year; Five-Year Co-op

Program Format(s)

Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)

Degree Earned

$36,453 – $36,710 CAD

International Tuition Fee Range 2022/2023

Toronto, Canada


Is It for You?

Lead the retail evolution as a buyer, an aspiring entrepreneur, a shopper insights analyst and more. Join Canada’s first Retail Management BComm that specializes in traditional and digital retail functions. Participate in experiential learning such as field-based projects and case competitions. Connect with industry executives through Retail Week and student-led events. Complete a paid internship or co-op to turn theory into practice. Take advantage of travel study tours and student exchanges to broaden your real-world retail knowledge.

After Graduation

Prepare for industry leadership in a variety of areas: buying and merchandising, e-commerce; category or brand management, marketing, public relations; become certified as a category analyst or in Google Ads; develop competence in industry-leading software to design product displays, perform customer analysis and analyze social media trends. Or, pursue graduate studies including a master of science in management (MScM) with a research focus on retail, or become a Certified Professional Category Analyst (CPCA) at the only Canadian university to offer this certification.


“A degree in retail has really meant for my career an advantage when first looking for jobs out of school. Having specific courses around buying and strategy for retail really set me apart from a lot of other students when I was looking to apply for my first job.”

Jennifer Hileman | Retail Management, Class of 2011

Sample Courses

  • Professional Communication
  • Global Management
  • Human Resources Management
  • Applied Mathematics for Business
  • Issues and Innovations in Retailing
  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Information Systems