Career and Professional Development

School of Continuing Studies

_Graduate Certificate in Taxation (Admissions no longer accepted)


Admissions will no longer be accepted as of the 2012-2013 academic year.

The Graduate Certificate consists of four required three-credit courses and one three-credit elective course. As a person with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, which provides a solid academic background in business, this 15 credit program is designed to provide you with the specialized knowledge you need for today's changing business world in the shortest possible time.

In addition to the admissions requirements for Graduate Certificates, students must have a Bachelor's degree in Commerce with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 or 3.2 out of 4.0 in the last two years of full-time academic studies.

NumberTitlePrerequisitesAvailable Times
3 REQUIRED Courses:
CCTX 511Taxation 1CACC 521 or CACC 520MONTUE/THU  
CCTX 532Taxation 2CCTX 511MON   
2 COMPLEMENTARY Courses to be chosen from the following:
CCFC 516Forensic AccountingACCT 475 or CCAU 511 or Departmental approval.    
CCFC 521Corporate GovernanceCorequisite: CCFC 522. Prerequisites: (BUSA 364 or CCLW 511) and MGCR 211 or Departmental Approval.    
CCFC 522Strategic Financial ManagementCorequisite: CCFC 521. Prerequisites: (BUSA 364 or CCLW 511) and MGCR 211 or Departmental Approval.    
CCLW 643U.S. TaxationCCTX 511 and CCTX 532 For students in Graduate Certificate in Taxation only.    
CCLW 644Corporate ReorganizationsCCTX 511 and CCTX 532    
CCTX 640Taxation of Real EstateCCLW 511 CCTX 511 CCTX 532    
CCTX 641Federal and Provincial TaxesCCLW 511    
CCTX 643Taxation of International OperationsCCLW 511, CCTX 511, and CCTX 532    
CGM2 510Project Management: Tools and TechniquesNot open to Special StudentsMONSAT