Curriculum Guideline

Taxation (Concentration)

Effective Date:
Program Code
CNTAXA
Program
Faculty
Commerce & Business Administration
Department
Accounting
Credential Type
Concentration
Discontinued
No
Is Active
No
Transcript Title
Concentration in Taxation
Date of First Offering
Start Term
201810
End Term
999999
Institutional Unit
Accounting
Credits
12.00
Admissions Requirements

There are no separate admission requirements for a concentration. However, the student must be enrolled in a Bachelor's degree program in order to complete a concentration.

Curriculum Framework

Concentration in Taxation:

  • This concentration is available for any Bachelor's degree student at Douglas College.
  • Successful completion of 12 credits; a minimum of two (2) required Accounting courses, and two (2) eligible elective courses.
  • Students who have already taken and received credits for the required and elective course(s) in their Bachelor's degree program can also apply the course(s) towards the requirements for the concentration.
  • Student must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.33 (C+) for the courses required to earn the concentration.

Course Requirements:

Course Number Course Title Credits
Required Courses (6 credits):
ACCT 3370 Income Tax I 3.00
ACCT 3470 Income Tax II 3.00
Select two from the following eligible elective options (6 credits):

ACCT 4570

International Taxation 3.00

ACCT 4670

Taxation at Death and Estate Planning 3.00

ACCT 4770

Taxation Theory 3.00

ECON 4770

Economics of Taxation 3.00