Diploma in Advanced Accounting

Description Description

The Advanced Accounting program is designed with the objective of imparting a comprehensive understanding of all the different areas of accounting and taxation. Students will learn the basics of accounting and related fields, and will gradually move toward advanced and detailed topics. They will learn how to prepare financial statements, and how to interpret them, intermediate accounting, management accounting, and accounts receivables and payables.

Transfer of Credits Description

Students completing the diploma program at Western Community College who achieve the required academic standing may enroll into the Bachelor of Business Administration Program (BBA), with one of the four specialisations (Accounting, Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Energy Management) program and receive advanced standing towards a BBA degree.

Job Opportunities Job Opportunities

  • Internal Auditor
  • Staff Accountant
  • Budget Analyst
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Financial Accountant
  • Taxation Officer

Wages Wages

Earn up to $45 as a Financial Accountant 

Program Admission Requirements Program Admission Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent or Mature Student Status (19 years of age or more) and Proof of English Language Proficiency.

For English Language Domestic Students need to have Grade 10 English or Successful Completion of English Language Proficiency Assessment Test conducted by College Authorities.

International Students will need to submit a proof of English Language Competency by any one of the following options:

  • IELTS 5.5 Band or more
  • CLB Score of 6 or more
  • PTE Academic 50 or more
  • Any other English language assessment test with equivalent score
  • Successful Completion of English Language Proficiency Assessment Test conducted by College Authorities
  • Successful Completion of 24 week ESL Program at Western Community College

Program Duration Program Duration

24.4 months / 105 weeks

Course Outline Course Outline

Accounting Fundamentals 1 80
Accounting Fundamentals 2 80
Canadian Taxation 80
Canadian Payroll Administration 80
Accounting on Software 1 Simply Accounting 80
QuickBooks for Accounting 80
Business Communication 80
Principles of Economics 80
Business Law in Canada 80
Business Statistics 80
Introduction to Business Finance 80
Computer Applications in Business 80
Small Business Management 80
Human Resource Management 80
Principles of Marketing 80
Introduction to Auditing 100
Introduction to Management Accounting 100
Management Communication 100
Accounts Receivable Management 100
Accounts Payable Management 100
Intermediate Managerial Accounting 100
Accounting of Assets 100
Accounting of Liabilities 100
Business Ethics 100
Total 2100 hours

Fee Structure Fee Structure

1 Registration Fee $250 Domestic Students
2 Tuition Fee $16800
3 Books $1500
4 Material and Other $200
Total $18750
1 Registration Fee $1000 International Students
2 Tuition Fee $24150 Discount 3000
3 Books $1500
4 Material and Other $200
Total $23850

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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