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Bachelor of Commerce major in Accounting

Mentors: Prof. Larry Goldsman

This 30-credit major is designed to meet the increased demand for accounting options within the BCom Program.

Students doing an Accounting major usually pursue a professional accounting designation such as the CA, CGA, or CMA. In this regard, we offer the Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting (GCPA Program).

Information for professional accounting orders is available at:

Because the CA, CMA, and CGA designations have now merged to form the CPA designation, there will be new requirements for those entering the programs as of May 2014. These requirements will be available later this Fall.  More details are available on the Canadian CPA Certification Program website.

Required courses (18 credits)

ACCT 351 Intermediate Financial Acct 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ACCT 352 Intermediate Financial Acct 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
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ACCT 361 Management Accounting 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
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ACCT 362 Cost Accounting 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
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ACCT 385 Principles of Taxation 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

ACCT 455 Dev of Accounting Thought 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
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Complementary courses (12 credits)

ACCT 354 Financial Statement Analysis 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
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ACCT 434 Topics in Accounting 1 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
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ACCT 452 Financial Reporting Valuation 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
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ACCT 453 Advanced Financial Accounting 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
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ACCT 454 Financial Reporting 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
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ACCT 463 Management Control 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
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ACCT 471 Non-Profit Accounting 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
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ACCT 475 Principles of Auditing 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
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ACCT 476 Internal Auditing 3 Credits
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ACCT 477 External Auditing 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
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ACCT 486 Business Taxation 2 3 Credits
    Offered in the:
  • Fall
  • Winter
  • Summer

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