Accounting (Advanced Diploma) | Assiniboine Community College

Accounting (Advanced Diploma)

Duration/Start: 8 months / September

Credential: Advanced Diploma

NOTE: This is an advanced diploma and requires a prior diploma or degree as a pre-requisite. If you do not have a prior post-secondary credential, please see our Business Administration program where you can specialize in Accounting, Finance, Human Resources or Marketing.

Prior courses and/or work experience for certain courses is required in this field for direct admission into the program.  Otherwise you may be required to complete prerequisite courses. Check Courses and Costs for the list of courses and their prerequisites.

Help organizations and individuals manage their finances and plan for their future.

This career path takes your interest in the business world and combines it with your excellent communication skills, ability to convey complex ideas in a simple manner and desire to uphold ethics. Learn how to advance in this demanding – and rewarding – career.

Learn everything from financial accounting to statistics to taxation. Develop skills in advanced financial reporting, auditing and business law. Higher-level courses enhance critical thinking skills and Indigenous-focused content provides perspective on Indigenous issues within a business context.

Upon completion of this diploma, you will have developed deeper knowledge and understanding of accounting principles, making you an attractive prospect for any business or accounting firm, while also working towards you’re completion of the prerequisites for the Chartered Professional Accountants Professional Education Program (CPA PEP) or Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance (ACAF) accounting designations administered by the Chartered Professional Accountants.

Fast Facts

Duration/Start 8 months / September

Credential Advanced Diploma

Credits 60

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery No

International Students Yes

Study Options
On Campus
Open to International Students
Advanced Credentials