Business - Accounting
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  • Program Length:
  • Two Year - Ontario College Diploma
  • Starts:
  • September and January (Windsor only)

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College(C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level qualify for admission to this program.

Mature students - See Admission Procedures for details.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
The Business - Accounting two-year program provides students with a solid background in accounting and bookkeeping from a broad business perspective. Graduates of this program are proficient in various accounting, income tax, and spreadsheet software packages.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Up-to-date computer labs using the latest accounting software.
  • Smooth transition to three year program.
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates of this program are prepared for entry level positions as accounting clerks, bookkeepers or accounting trainees. The positions are generally in small and medium sized businesses, the not-for-profit sector or government offices.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

YOUR INVESTMENT
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:

2016-2017 Tuition Fees

For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.

Textbooks and other materials are in addition to Tuition Fees. Textbook prices may be found through the Bookstore website.

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

DIPLOMA REQUIREMENTS


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 1
ACC110
3
Accounting Concepts I
BUS108
3
Introduction to Canadian Business
ECN110
3
Macroeconomics
MTH146
4
Mathematics of Personal Finance
MGN105
3
Introduction to Human Resources
COM103
3
Business Communications 1
MIC101
1
Introduction to Word-Processing Software
MIC102
1
Introduction to Presentation Software

Semester 2
ACC210
3
Accounting Concepts II
ECN210
3
Microeconomics
MRK202
3
Introduction to Canadian Marketing
ELEC1030
3
Choose an Elective
MTH237
3
Statistical Concepts
COM203
3
Business Communications 2
BUS207
2
Basic Spreadsheeting
Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 3
ACC316
3
Advanced Spreadsheeting
ACC320
3
Cost Accounting
ACC326
3
Accounting Software Applications
ACC328
4
Intermediate Accounting I
ACC335
3
Canadian Income Tax I
MGN310
3
Organizational Behaviour
ELEC1030
3
Choose an Elective


Semester 4
ACC420
3
Management Accounting I
ACC426
3
Accounting Software Applications II
ACC428
4
Intermediate Accounting II
ACC435C
3
Canadian Income Tax II
ACC444
3
Financial Management
BUS606
3
Management Information Systems
ELEC1030
3
Choose an Elective