Social Science - Commerce Profile

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If you want challenge, variety and the freedom to excel, this program is for you!

The Social Science Commerce Profile prepares students for university studies in the areas of marketing, accounting, finance, and human resources. Innovative teaching strategies combining lectures, field trips, case studies, and extensive team-oriented exercises, provide students with the analytical, written, and mathematical skills necessary to succeed at the university level.

Program Competencies

Heritage College Social Science - Commerce Profile graduates will have:

Career/Study Opportunities

Social Science - Commerce Profile graduates are employed in a wide range of fields such as high technology, financial services, professional sports, tourism, health and environmental services, and government agencies. Position titles include general managers, accountants, marketing analysts, economic development officers, commercial lawyers, computer systems managers, advertising executives, consultants, and small business owners.

Upon completion of university studies, graduates often attain the Chartered Accountant, Certified General Accountant, and Certified Management Accountant professional designations.

Admission Requirements

For admission to the College, you need a secondary school diploma, PLUS

However, the College may admit a person who has received instruction which it considers equivalent


N.B. Successful completion of the English Exit Exam is a DEC requirement. Students must have passed two core English ministerial courses (101, 102 or 103) and be in the process of completing the third core English ministerial course when they register for the examination.



For more information please contact:
Jane Larwill (Commerce Coordinator)
JLARWILL@cegep-heritage.qc.ca
(819)778.2270 ext. 1401