Business Administration - Accounting

September 2018

Availability: Accepting Applications
Credential: Ontario College Advanced Diploma ( 6 semesters )
Classes begin:
September 04, 2018
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
BAB
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
Domestic:
$2,513.32 per semester*
International:
$8,161.39 per semester*
* Tuition and fees subject to change.

January 2019

Availability: Accepting Applications
Credential: Ontario College Advanced Diploma ( 6 semesters )
Classes begin:
January 07, 2019
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
BAB
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
Domestic:
$2,337.82 per semester*
International:
$7,993.13 per semester*
* Tuition and fees subject to change.

Obtain the business, financial and practical skills you need to succeed in an Accounting career.

Program Highlights:

The three-year Business Administration - Accounting program provides the opportunity to:

  • Participate in an extensive accounting industry work placement; gain valuable hands-on experience and make important contacts to help you get started in your career.
  • Take courses common to all Business Administration students at Fleming in semester one, and acquire a solid overview of business practices.
  • Specialize in the training you'll need to pursue your career as an accountant in semesters three through six
  • Pursue an advanced accounting certification (ACAF) with transfer credits

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. You'll graduate prepared to start your accounting career or pursue further studies.

Students who choose to complete the three-year Business Administration – Accounting program gain additional hands–on learning experience in their final year. This applied learning focus prepares students to enter the workforce directly after completing the advanced diploma. They can also go on to pursue their degree, and ultimately their CPA designation, through our many transfer agreements with universities, listed below.

New Work -Integrated Learning Experience:

We have re-designed the program's applied learning component that takes place in semesters five and six. Put your education to the test in a new, innovative work- integrated learning experiences including a capstone course where you will complete an entire accounting cycle for a small, private corporation, and a 14 week work placement with a private, public sector or not- for- profit organization.

Get additional direct experience while giving something back to local communities. Students will also 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 Program. Students will utilize tax software to prepare and e-file tax returns for eligible Kawartha Lake residents.

Career Opportunities:

Job opportunities are available 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

Advance Your Accounting Career

CPA Ontario, Advanced Certificate in Accounting and Finance (ACAF)

Program graduates are eligible to pursue their ACAF (Advanced Certification in Accounting and Finance), certification through CPA Ontario. CPA Canada is the leading business and accounting educator in the country, and the ACAF is the only nationally–recognized, intermediate accounting and finance certificate in Canada. You will be qualified for junior to intermediate-level jobs in business, industry, government and public accounting. This certificate is designed for those who are interested in an accounting career, but don't want to pursue a professional accounting designation at this time.

ACAF Transfer Credits:

Students in the three year- Business Administration – Accounting program, with an average of 60% in ACCT5 (Auditing) and ACCT31 (Taxation II), will receive transfer credits for two of the six ACAF technical courses Auditing Fundamentals and Corporate Tax and Remittances.

Fleming College's recognized transfer courses for ACAF:

Download from www.gocpaontario.ca

For more information on ACAF

See the www.cpacanada.ca website

ACCA Accreditation - NEW

ACCA Accredited Program Badge

Our program is now accredited with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), an internationally recognized professional accounting body. Graduates are eligible for selected exemptions when pursuing their ACCA designation. If you are interested in working outside of Canada, this globally-recognized accreditation will open a world of opportunities for you. Fleming is one of only four colleges in Ontario accedited by the ACCA.

Accounting Profession Designation 2 + 2 Pathway Option:

Students interested in pursuing the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation can choose our new, two-year Accounting program. In this program you complete your diploma, and bridging programs at Fleming, and your Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) degree at the University Of Ontario Institute Of Technology (UOIT), in just four years.

Business Administration – Accounting : Minimum Admission Requirements:

OSSD with the majority of credits at the College (C) and Open (O) level, including:

  • 2 College (C) English courses (Grade 11 or Grade 12)
  • 1 College (C) Math course (Grade 11)

When (C) is the minimum course level for admission, (U) or (U/C) courses are also accepted.

Recommended (but not required for admission):

  • Grade 12 College (C) Math

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

Mature Students

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.

Additional Costs:

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

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 below.

Algoma University

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 60 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

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

For more information

Athabasca University

Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 75 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 66 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 66 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 66 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 66 out of a 90 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 75 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 66 out of a 90 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 66 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 66 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program
Transfer Credit
  • 66 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information

Conestoga College

Requirement
  • Minimum 70% cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • 20 out of a 45 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Griffith University

Requirement
  • Minimum 65% cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd year studies

To apply please see the KOM Consultants website.

For more information

Humber College

Requirement
  • - Minimum 70% cumulative average
    - Must possess ENG4U or equivalent a grade of 65%
    - Must possess grade 12U mathematics or equivalent a grade of 60%
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Institute of Technology Tralee

Requirement
  • Minimum 60% cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 4th year studies;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply please see the KOM Consultants website.

For more information

Lakehead University

Requirement
  • Minimum 70% cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • 10 out of a 15 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

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

For more information

Royal Roads University

Requirement
  • Minimum B cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd year studies;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information
Requirement
  • Minimum B cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd year studies;
    Visit articulation agreement for details

To apply contact the institution's Admissions Office

For more information

Seneca College

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 5th out of a 8 semester program;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Sheridan College

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 16 out of a 42 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 13 out of a 42 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 14 out of a 42 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further detail

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 13 out of a 42 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Transfer Credit
  • 13 out of a 42 course degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information

Trent University

Requirement
  • Minimum 75% cumulative average
  • Achieve average of 65% in ACCT 72, ACCT4, ACCT22, ACCT 77, and ACCT 88 in order to meet the requirements of the accounting specialization degree at Trent, and the Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Canada professional accreditation body
Transfer Credit
  • 10 out of 20 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

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

For more information

University of Ontario Institute of Technology

Requirement
  • Minimum mid-70% cumulative average
Transfer Credit
  • 60 out of a 120 credit degree;
    Visit ONTransfer.ca for further details

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

For more information

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