Accounting Major

Mentors: Julia Scott and Larry Goldsman

Accounting is a 30 credit major. 

Students doing an Accounting Major usually pursue a professional accounting designation such as the CA, CGA, or CMA. Information for professional accounting orders is available at:

CPA (Graduate level programs) are available at McGill from the following: 


Accounting Major (30 credits)

Required Courses (18 credits)

  • ACCT 351 Intermediate Financial Acct 1 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 352 Intermediate Financial Acct 2 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 361 Management Accounting 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 362 Cost Accounting 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 385 Principles of Taxation 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 455 Dev of Accounting Thought 3 Credits
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Complementary Courses (12 credits)

  • ACCT 354 Financial Statement Analysis 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 356 Course not available
  • ACCT 401 Sustainability & Environ Acct 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 434 Topics in Accounting 1 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 452 Financial Reporting Valuation 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 453 Advanced Financial Accounting 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 454 Financial Reporting 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 463 Management Control 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 471 Non-Profit Accounting 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 475 Principles of Auditing 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 476 Internal Auditing 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 477 External Auditing 3 Credits
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  • ACCT 486 Business Taxation 2 3 Credits
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