Curriculum Guideline

Accounting (Certificate)

Effective Date:
Program Code
CTACCT
Discontinued
No
Program
Faculty
Commerce & Business Administration
Department
Accounting
Credential Type
Certificate
Transcript Title
Accounting Certificate
Date of First Offering
Start Term
201930
End Term
Not Specified
Institutional Unit
Accounting
Credential
Certificate in Accounting
Length of Program
One year
Credits
30.00
Admissions Requirements

Applicants must meet the admission requirements listed below:

Curriculum Framework

Graduation Requirements:

  • Successful completion of 30 credits
  • 25% (8 credits) of all coursework must be completed at Douglas College *
  • A minimum program GPA of 2.00 is required

* Effective for Summer 2017 graduation, a minimum of 50% of the required program courses must be taken at Douglas College.

Course Requirements:

Course Number Course Title Credits
ACCT 1110** Principles of Accounting I 3.00
ACCT 1210** Principles of Accounting II 3.00
ACCT 1222 Computer Applications for Accounting 3.00
ACCT 2320 Introductory Management Accounting 3.00
ACCT 3310 Intermediate Accounting I 3.00
ACCT 3410 Intermediate Accounting II 3.00
ACCT 3420 Intermediate Management Accounting 3.00
CSIS 1190 Excel For Business 3.00

Select one course from the following two options:

FINC 1231

Commercial Financial Math

3.00

MATH 1125

Calculus for Social Sciences

3.00

Select one course from the following two options:

CMNS 1115

Practical Writing

3.00

ENGL 1130

Academic Writing

3.00
Total Credits   30.00

** ACCT 1235 (Principles of Introductory Financial Accounting I & II) can be taken instead of ACCT 1110 and 1210. A 3-credit open elective course must then be taken to meet the 30-credit requirement of the program.