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Business - Accounting

Count your options - Fleming College provides a pathway to the accounting career that best suits your skills and aspirations.

Program Information

Start Date

September 03, 2024

Domestic Availability

Accepting Applications

International Availability

Closed

Program Code

BAC

Delivery

In Person

Credential

Ontario College Diploma

Program Contact

Sharla Trudell

Program Coordinator

Domestic Tuition

$2261.96 per semester*

International Tuition

$8757.92 per semester*

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Canadian Students

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January 06, 2025

Domestic Availability

Accepting Applications

International Availability

Closed

Program Code

BAC

Delivery

In Person

Credential

Ontario College Diploma

Program Contact

Sharla Trudell

Program Coordinator

Domestic Tuition

$2261.96 per semester*

International Tuition

$8757.92 per semester*

*Domestic tuition amounts shown are from the 2024-2025 academic year and are subject to change.

*International tuition amounts shown are from the 2024-2025 academic year and are subject to change.

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Canadian Students

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With our two-year accounting program, you have options:

Complete the program and gain employment in an entry-level position.

Or, If you are considering pursuing a CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant) designation, we now offer 2 + 2 pathway options that allow you to complete your accounting diploma and obtain a university degree in just 4 years.

Take courses common to all Fleming Business School programs in semester one and acquire a solid overview of business and communication skills.

Our faculty members are professionals. CPA's with industry expertise in wide variety of accounting practices and business organizations, they are also dedicated teachers who will help you succeed.

Developed as a result of our special educational partnership, this agreement marks the first seamless 2 + 2 partnership between a college and university located in the same city.

Location: Peterborough

Our new 2 + 2 diploma-degree pathway from Fleming College to Trent University will save you time, money, and give you the applied learning experience, practical skills and theoretical knowledge for a successful career in the field of accounting.

This agreement does not require you to take extra qualifying courses to enter the degree program.

With this 2 + 2 pathway you:

  • Enjoy both a university and college education experience
  • Earn two credentials in the time it takes to complete one degree
  • Are free during the summer as no additional courses are needed
  • Benefit from staying in one location to complete the program
  • Qualify to pursue the CPA designation upon graduation Eligible students graduating from Fleming’s two-year accounting program can enter Trent University’s Bachelor of Business Administration, Specialization in Accounting directly and complete their degree in an additional two years without any bridging courses required. You must maintain a 75% overall average and an average of 65% in ACCT 72, ACCT4, ACCT22, ACCT 76, ACCT 80, ACCT 23, and ACCT 77 in order to meet the requirements of the accounting specialization degree at Trent, and the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Canada professional accreditation body.

See more information about this pathway under Transfer Agreements below.

 

Get additional direct experience while giving something back to local communities. Students will have the opportunity to apply their classroom knowledge and hone their interpersonal and communication skills through participation in the Canada Revenue Volunteer Income Tax Preparation Clinic. Students will utilize the latest tax software to prepare and e-file tax returns for eligible residents and students in our communities.

Choose the type of accounting career and industry that best suits your interests. Accounting services are required by virtually all enterprises and organizations.

Job opportunities are available at various levels and in many sectors, including: banks, manufacturing and service companies, government ministries, and non-profit or charitable organizations. Positions range from junior accountant to financial analyst, as well as accounting technician or auditor, among others.

If you are 19 years of age or older before classes start, and you do not possess an OSSD, you can write the Canadian Adult Achievement Test to assess your eligibility for admission. Additional testing or academic upgrading may be necessary to meet specific course requirements for this program.

* Students starting in January are required to attend classes over the summer semester.

ACBSP Member

Member of ACBSP, a leading specialized global accreditor of business education recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and uniquely focused on teaching excellence and student outcomes.

AACSB International

Member of AACSB International, a global non-profit association that connects educators, students, and business to create the next generation of great leaders.

Approximately $1,000 per year for books and supplies.

  • Record financial transactions in compliance with Canadian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles for sole proprietorships, partnerships, private enterprises, publicly accountable enterprises and non-profit organizations.
  • Prepare and present financial statements, reports and other documents in compliance with Canadian Generally Accepted Accounting Principles for sole proprietorships, partnerships and private enterprises.
  • Contribute to recurring decision-making by applying fundamental management accounting concepts.
  • Prepare individuals' income tax returns and basic tax planning in compliance with relevant legislation and regulations.
  • Analyze organizational structures, the interdependence of functional areas, and the impact those relationships can have on financial performance.
  • Analyze, within a Canadian context, the impact of economic variables, legislation, ethics, technological advances and the environment on an organization's operations.
  • Outline the elements of an organization's internal control system and risk management.
  • Contribute to recurring decision-making by applying fundamental financial management concepts.

Students applying to Business - Accounting must meet the following requirements:

  • OSSD including Gr 12 C English and Gr 11 C Math

Recommended (but not required for admission)

  • Gr 12 C Math

PC / Windows

  • Operating System:
    Windows 10
  • Processor:
    Core i5 - 1.6Ghz minimum
  • Memory:
    8GB minimum
  • Hard Disk:
    160GB minimum

Internet Connection: 2.5 Mbps Download and 3.0 Mbps Upload (minimum)

Students are required to have their own computer, internet access, webcam and microphone.

Some required software applications are not available for MAC OS or Chromebook.

Transfer Agreements

You may be able to use credits obtained at Fleming College to continue your postsecondary education in pursuit of a degree. The articulation and credit transfer agreements with our partner institutions are summarized here.

Bachelor of Commerce
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Business Technology Management
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Finance
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Human Resources Management
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Indigenous Business
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Human Resources and Labour Relations (General)
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 90 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Management (General)
Requirement
  • Completion of the program.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 90 credit degree.
  • Refer to the articulation statement for further details.

To apply please see the Apply Alberta website.

For more information

Visit the Athabasca University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.5 cumulative program Grade Point Average (GPA).
  • Completion of the Fanshawe College Bridge.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 4th semester standing in an 8-semester program.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Visit the Fanshawe College website for further articulation and program information.

Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

Bachelor of Business (3Yr)
Requirement
  • Minimum 65% cumulative program average.
  • The program is offered face-to-face (Nathan campus or Gold Coast campus) or online.
Transfer Credit
  • 120 credit points out of a 240 credit point degree Refer to the articulation agreement for further details.

To apply please see the Griffith University's admissions website.

For more information

Visit the Griffith University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Business (Ordinary) in Accounting
Requirement
  • Minimum 60% cumulative program average.
  • A Bachelor of Business (Ordinary) in Accounting graduate may progress to Year Four (4) of the Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Accounting program.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd-year studies of a 3-year program.
  • Refer to the articulation agreement for further details.

To apply please see the KOM Consultants website.

For more information

Visit the Munster Technological University-Kerry website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Arts in Educational Studies and Digital Technology
Requirement
  • Minimum mid-70% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • 60 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) website.

For more information

Visit the Ontario Tech University website for further articulation and program information.

Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

Bachelor of Commerce
Requirement
  • Minimum mid-70% cumulative program average.
  • Completion of the Ontario Tech Commerce Bridge.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) website.

For more information

Visit the Ontario Tech University website for further articulation and program information.

Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Business Administration in Innovation and Sustainability
Requirement
  • Minimum B cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd-year studies of a 4-year program.
  • Refer to the articulation agreement for further details.

To apply please see the Royal Roads University's admissions website.

For more information

Visit the Royal Roads University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Entrepreneurial Management
Requirement
  • Minimum B cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd-year studies of a 4-year program.
  • Refer to the articulation agreement for further details.

To apply please see the Royal Roads University's admissions website.

For more information

Visit the Royal Roads University website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance
Requirement
  • Minimum 70% cumulative program average. Complete the Seneca College Reach Back Semester.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 5th semester standing in an 8-semester program.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Visit the Seneca College website for further articulation and program information.

Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies
Requirement
  • Minimum 70% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 4th semester standing in an 8-semester program.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Visit the Seneca College website for further articulation and program information.

Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Business in Finance and Accounting
Requirement
  • Minimum 60% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd-year studies of a 4-year program.
  • Refer to the articulation agreement for further details.

To apply please see the KOM Consultants website.

For more information

Visit the South East Technological University-Carlow website for further articulation and program information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Business Administration
Requirement
  • Minimum 75% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • 10 out of a 20 credit degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) website.

For more information

Visit the Trent University website for further articulation and program information.

Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Bachelor of Business Administration, Specialization in Accounting
Requirement
  • Minimum 75% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • 10 out of a 20 credit degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Universities' Application Centre (OUAC) website.

For more information

Visit the Trent University website for further articulation and program information.

Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

See the official articulation agreement.

Program Code: GBE

Ontario College Diploma

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Program Code: BHC

Ontario College Diploma

Sutherland Campus

September 2024, January 2025

Program Code: HRW, HTR

Ontario College Diploma

Sutherland Campus

January 2025, September 2024

Sharla Trudell BMath, CPA CMA

Sharla Trudell BMath, CPA CMA

Professor: Business - Accounting

Meet Sharla Trudell, the inspiring Program Coordinator for the Accounting Program at Fleming College! With over 20 years of experience in the accounting industry, Sharla is a true expert in her field. She holds a Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo and received her CMA designation in 1991.

Her extensive experience in various sectors, including government, private industry, public practice, and the not-for-profit sector, has made her a highly respected figure in the local business community. She has served on several boards and has been an active member of her community. Her wealth of knowledge and experience in accounting, combined with her passion for teaching, makes her an invaluable asset to the Fleming College community.

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