MER Program Structure

Memorial’s MER program is offered by full-time or part-time study and involves 36 credit hours of coursework. Most courses accommodate part-time student schedules, in that many start after 4:00 pm. Full-time students normally complete the program in one academic year.

If a student has completed a required course prior to entering the MER program, they may be approved to complete a substitution for that course. In general, exemptions for courses completed prior to enrolling in the MER program will not be granted.

Full-time students normally complete 5 courses in each of the fall and winter semesters, and two courses in either/or the intersession and spring semesters, for a total of 12 courses. Ten of the 12 courses are considered core to the program, for the remaining two courses, students then choose either Sociology 6090 OR Business 9013, and one elective chosen from Table III.

The ten required courses are as follows:

  • Business 8204
  • Business 8210
  • Business 9329
  • EMRE 6010
  • EMRE 6020
  • EMRE 6040
  • EMRE 6050
  • Economics 6030
  • History 6075
  • Sociology 6360


Faculty of Business Administration

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000