This Exemption by Examination test applies to the following programs:

  • Certificate in Accounting
  • Certificate in Applied Finance
  • Certificate in Entrepreneurship
  • Certificate in Management
  • Certificate in Software Development

Topics Covered

The following textbook is used in the current semester, and is available in the McGill Library:

Book Title: Mathematical Tools for Management Professionals, Custom Edition Publisher: Pearson Learning Solutions ISBN: 9781323344769


  • Exponential and Logarithmic Functions

  • The Derivative

  • Systems of Linear Equations and Matrices

  • Mathematics of Finance

  • Counting and Probability



The results of the test are valid for one year.

The School reserves the right to re-schedule test dates.

Prerequisite(s) and Corequisite(s)

  • You must have applied and/or been admitted to a CPD program
  • Students are not eligible to take the Exemption by Examination test if they are registered, did not receive a passing grade, or have already attempted the course (a grade of W is considered as having attempted the course). In this case students are required to take the course
  • Students are not eligible to write an Exemption by Examination test for a course that has been assigned as a "Qualifying Course"
  • You must have been officially exempted from the pre-requisite course CMSC 000 Foundations of Mathematics prior to being eligible to write the Exemption by Examination test
Section(s) offered
Section Title
Exemption by Examination Test for Mathematical Tools for Management Professionals (CMSC 101)
Language of Delivery
6:00PM to 9:00PM
Aug 14, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Downtown, Montreal
Course Fee(s)
Testing Fee non-credit $129.52
Drop Request Deadline
Nov 19, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Nov 19, 2021
Withdrawal Request Deadline
No withdrawal request allowed after enrollment
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