Diploma in Accounting

Description Description

The Diploma in Accounting program will prepare graduating students for an entry level accounting position in the work force, including General Accounting, taxation, payroll, and auditing. The student will gain knowledge and skills in the classroom, and they will be given the opportunity to apply this learning, hands on, in the accounting software.

Job Opportunities Job Opportunities

  • Accounting Clerk
  • Payroll & Benefits Administrator
  • Accounts Payables Clerk
  • Staff Accountant
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Payroll Administrator

Wages Wages

Earn up to $30 per hour as an Accounting Clerk 

Program Admission Requirements Program Admission Requirements

Grade 12 or Mature Student Status (19 years of age or more).  Students will need to submit a proof of English Language Competency by any one of the following options:

Domestic Students:

  • Grade 10 English
  • English Language Proficiency Assessment Test conducted by the College

International Students:

  • IELTS: 5.5 or
  • TOEFL (paper): 550 or
  • TOEFL (CBT): 210 or
  • TOEFL (IBT): 79 or
  • Canadian Language Benchmark Test (CLB): 6
  • PTE Academic: 50 or
  • Cambridge: CAE or
  • Proof of any other English Language Assessment Test with an Equivalent Score
  • Has earned a Grade 12 graduation diploma from in a system in which English is the official language, or
  • Successfully completed a pre-Intermediate certificate from a Language Canada accredited school or
  • Successful completion of a three credit academic English Course OR Equivalent from a Canadian accredited Post-secondary institution with a minimum grade of C
  • Successfully complete the College’s English language proficiency assessment, or
  • Successful completion of 24-week ESL program at the College

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, in lieu of limitation of English testing Centre services , WCC is temporarily accepting Duolingo score of 85 or above taken within the last 2 years.

Program Duration Program Duration

1040 hours (52 weeks)

Course Outline Course Outline

COURSE NAME

# OF HOURS

Accounting Principles 1

80

Accounting Principles 2

80

Principles of Marketing

80

Business Communication 

80

Business Law in Canada

80

Business Mathematics 

80

Fundamentals of Computers

80

Business Statistics 

80

Introduction to Business Finance

80

Computerized Accounting

80

Canadian Payroll Administration 

80

Canadian Taxation 

80

Work Experience 

80

Total

1040 hours

Fee Structure Fee Structure

# PARTICULARS FEE REMARKS
1 Registration Fee $250 Domestic Students
2 Tuition Fee $8320
3 Books $780
4 Material and Other $200
Total $9550
1 Registration Fee $1000 International Students
2 Tuition Fee $11960
3 Books $780
4 Material and Other $200
Total $13940

This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.

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