4 Semesters (2 Years)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Diploma

About the Program

This two-year diploma program in accounting will introduce you to the accounting practices, related technology applications, business fundamentals and the soft skills needed to find employment. You will learn how to use computer applications like Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and Access relational database management software.

As a student of this program, assuming specific course grade and GPA requirements are met, and upon completion of five bridging courses, you will be eligible to directly enter Seneca’s Honours Bachelor of Commerce – Accounting & Finance (BACF).


Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Understanding and applying management accounting concepts
  • Preparing and presenting financial statements and reports
  • Outlining internal control system and risk management

Your Career

As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:

  • Small business accountant
  • Accounts payable/receivable analyst
  • General accounting co-ordinator
  • Accounting technician
  • Payroll administrator
  • Tax return specialist
  • Junior corporate accountant

Professional Certification

Upon graduation, assuming specific course grade and GPA requirements are met, you may transfer into Seneca’s Bachelor of Commerce – Accounting & Finance program and pursue the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation.