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Location
Duration
1 Semester (4 Months)
Credential Awarded
Seneca College Certificate

Admission Requirements

  • Completion of the CPA-Accredited stream in Seneca's Bachelor of Commerce – International Accounting and Finance (IAF) degree, or equivalent.
  • A minimum grade of 60% in each the non-core courses.
  • A minimum grade of 65% in each of the core courses and overall average of 70% being calculated on the core courses.
  • Completed a degree at another postsecondary institution (i.e. applicants that have not completed the Seneca Bachelor of Commerce- IAF program) may be granted admission following a review of their official transcript(s) and supporting documentation (including course outlines) to verify that the courses completed developed the equivalent competencies to those developed in the IAF stream of core and non-core courses and that the minimum grade requirements have been met.
     

Prerequisite Requirements

Students must complete the CPA-accredited stream of courses in the IAF degree, or equivalent, with a minimum 65% grade in each of the core courses and 60% grade in each of the non-core courses. A GPA of 3.0 or higher in the core courses is required.

Core Courses

  • IAF310: Intermediate Financial Accounting I
  • IAF330: Finance
  • IAF410: Intermediate Financial Accounting II
  • IAF530: Management Accounting – Intermediate
  • IAF320: Income Tax I
  • IAF520: Auditing
  • IAF420: Income Tax II
  • IAF620: Financial Management
  • IAF710: Advanced Financial Accounting
  • IAF831: International Strategic Management

Non-Core Courses

  • BAB140: Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • BAB210: Business Statistics
  • BAB231: Introduction to Business Law
  • BAB240: Management Accounting
  • IAF340: Business Information Systems
  • LSP240: Micro Economics – Theory and Practice
  • LSP340: Macroeconomics – Theory and Practice

 

Additional Information

You must complete the CPA-accredited stream of courses in the IAF degree, or equivalent, with a minimum 65% grade in each of the core courses and 60% grade in each of the non-core courses. A GPA of 3.0 or higher in the core courses is required.

Summary of Required Application Documents

Seneca IAF Graduates:

  • Two reference letters provided by faculty members teaching core courses.
  • Statement of interest (maximum 500 words)
  • Resume

Other Canadian Applicants:

  • Official transcripts (you may email a copy with your application but we will need original sealed transcripts)
  • Two reference letters provided by faculty members from your program
  • Statement of interest (maximum 500 words)
  • Resume

Note: If your degree in accounting is from outside of Canada you must provide a course-by-course evaluation from World Education Services (WES).

International Applicants:

  • Official transcripts (you may email a copy with your application but we will need original sealed transcripts)
  • A copy of your current/valid Study Permit
  • Two reference letters provided by faculty members from your program
  • Statement of interest (maximum 500 words)
  • Resume

Note: If your degree in accounting is from outside of Canada you must provide a course-by-course evaluation from World Education Services (WES).