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Duration
6 Semesters (3 Years)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Advanced Diploma

About the Program

In this three-year advanced diploma program, you will develop in-depth technical knowledge of financial accounting, cost and managerial accounting, taxation, financial management, auditing and technology applications. 

As a student of this program, you must maintain:

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 during your first year
  • Achieve a minimum of B grade in program course ACC220

Without fulfilment of the above requirements, you may be asked to withdraw from the program and transfer to other accounting programs such as the two-year Accounting program.

Life of Credit

This program qualifies for Seneca's Life of a Credit policy. This policy will allow you to transfer your credits earned in the past 10 years toward this program.

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Sage ERP
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Access database
  • Microsoft Dynamics

Work Experience

Optional Co-op

Students meeting all academic requirements may have the opportunity to complete an optional co-op work term(s) in a formal work environment. In most cases the work term(s) is a full-time paid position completed between two academic semesters. In programs with limited co-op opportunities, additional academic requirements and a passing grade on a communication assessment may be required for eligibility. Eligibility for participation does not guarantee a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the optional co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.

Your Career

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of employers waiting for you:

  • Accountant
  • Taxation audit analyst
  • Internal audit technician
  • Managerial accountant
  • Budget co-ordinator
  • Payroll administrator
  • Junior financial analyst
  • Loans officer

Professional Certification

CPA Chartered Professional Accountants Ontario

Assuming all grade requirements are met, as an ACF graduate: