Curriculum Guideline

Accounting Management (Diploma)

Effective Date:
Program Code
Commerce & Business Administration
Credential Type
Transcript Title
Accounting Management Diploma
Date of First Offering
Start Term
End Term
Diploma in Accounting Management
Length of Program
Four semesters
Admissions Requirements

General College Admission Requirements

Students with work experience may also be considered

Note: Given that both Principles of Mathematics 11 or Foundations of Math 11 with a minimum grade of "C" and Academic English 12 with a minimum grade of "C" are prerequisites to many courses offered in the Accounting Management program, applicants should complete both prior to beginning the program.

Curriculum Framework

Semester I

Course Title Credits
ACCT 1110* Principles of Accounting I or  
ACCT 1235 Principles of Accounting I and II 3
BUSN 1320 Business Law I 3
BUSN 1330 or
FINC 1231
Business Mathematics or
Commercial and Financial Math
CSIS 1110 Introduction to Computers 3
CMNS 1115+ Practical Writing   3

Semester II

ACCT 1210* Principles of Accounting II or  
ACCT 1235 Principles of Accounting I and II 3
ACCT 1222 Computer Applications for Accounting 3
BUSN 1210 Management Essentials 3
BUSN 2429 Business Statistics 3
CSIS 2200 Systems Analysis and Design   3

Semester III

ACCT 3310 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACCT 2320 Introductory Management Accounting 3
BUSN 3350 Human Resource Management or  
BUSN 2420** Business Law II 3
ECON 1150 Principles of Microeconomics 3
FINC 2340 Fundamentals of Financial Management   3

Semester IV

ACCT 3410 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACCT 3420 Intermediate Management Accounting 3
BUSN 2275 Business Strategy and Simulation 3
ECON 1250 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
MARK 1120 Introductory Marketing   3

*ACCT 1235 (Principles of Accounting I & II) can be taken instead of ACCT 1110 and 1210. Please note that ACCT 1235 is an intensive 3-credit course with a prerequisite of English 12 and Math 12, both with a grade of "B" or better. Another 3-credit course from ACCT, BUSN, CSIS, ECON, FINC or MARK must be taken to meet the 60-credit requirement of the program.

+ Please be advised that in order to register for CMNS 1115 you must provide proof of English 12 with a grade of "B" or better or an equivalent.

** Students planning on continuing into the Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting Degree Program should note that BUSN 2420 is required.