The University of Saskatchewan’s Edwards School of Business is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis. USask is one of the top research-intensive, medical doctoral universities in Canada, and is home to world-leading research in areas of global importance, like water and food security.
We offer exemplary students an AACSB-accredited education in a welcoming classroom environment. Our graduate programs are designed to help you reach your career goal, no matter what educational background you have. The programs currently offered by Edwards School of Business include:
Master of Business Administration
The Edwards Master of Business Administration (MBA) program helps professionals from all backgrounds who are seeking to advance or change their careers. We do this by offering a learning environment based on practical experience and essential management skills.
No business degree? No problem! Many of our students have bachelor degrees from non-business disciplines but want to learn the business skills they will need to succeed in their industries.
Master of Professional Accounting
The Edwards Master of Professional Accounting (MPAcc) program helps high achieving accounting students who are seeking an accounting designation and a Master's degree. We do this by offering a comprehensive accounting education in a supportive classroom environment. Our students graduate with a competitive advantage as business professionals.
The Edwards MPAcc program is accreditted by CPA Canada. Our succesfull graduates complete all CPA education requirements and are then eligible to write the Common Final Examination (CFE).
Master of Science in Finance
The Master of Science in Finance (MSc Finance) program is a two year, research based thesis program. This program was designed to give students the tools and experiences required for a strong career in either academia or industry. The MSc in Finance program provides students with a theoretical background in contemporary financial issues and incorporates a strong foundation in empirical methods.
Master of Science in Marketing
The Master of Science in Marketing (MSc Marketing) program was developed in response for the need for a PhD preparation program in Marketing. This two year, full-time, research based program focuses on marketing theory, consumer behavior, and research design. Upon completion of the program, graduates will be well prepared for entry into a PhD program and a career in academia, or for a career in industry.
Doctor of Philosophy in Applied Economics (PhD)
A PhD in Applied Economics will give you the skills to conduct research for businesses, governments, think tanks, and other research organizations, as well as to train the next generation of applied economics professionals as an academic.
The PhD program combines advanced courses in applied economics with a major research dissertation. The core of the program focuses on microeconomic theory and quantitative methods with one advanced course in macroeconomics. The student and their advisory committee determine the remainder of the student’s field courses.