Career and Professional Development

School of Continuing Studies

_Graduate Certificate in Accounting Practice (Admissions no longer accepted)

Objectives

The Graduate Certificate consists of five required three-credit courses. 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 admission requirements for Graduate Certificates, students must have a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) 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, or a Bachelor's degree in any discipline 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 and a Certificate in Accounting or a Bachelor's degree in any discipline and a Certificate in Accounting with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 out of 4.0, or a Diploma in Accounting.

NumberTitlePrerequisitesAvailable Times
 Spring/Summer
2015
Fall
2015
Winter
2016
Spring/Summer
2016
5 REQUIRED Courses:
CCFC 515Issues in Professional Practice 1Co-requisite: CCFC 520    
CCFC 520Issues in Professional Practice 2Co-requisite CCFC 515     
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.    
CCFC 523Public AccountancyACCT 475 or CCAU 511 and for students in the Graduate Certificate in Accounting Practice program.