The Value of MEC

Innovative approach

The Dalhousie Master of Electronic Commerce (MEC) is the first of its kind in Canada, and is the only Canadian e-commerce program to feature delivery though collaboration between three faculties. The program blends coursework, research, and business experience to offer a commanding overview of e-commerce and e-business. With a Dal MEC, students are given broad knowledge, but also the chance to specialize in a field of their interest.

Students have an opportunity to pursue many career options:

  • Data Analysts
  • Web Developers
  • ERP Consultants
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Business Intelligence Officers
  • Policy Experts
  • Researchers


Though they come from different backgrounds, our alumni become local and international e-commerce leaders.

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