Business Administration - Accounting

January 2020

Availability: Accepting Applications
Credential: Ontario College Advanced Diploma ( 6 semesters )
Classes begin:
January 06, 2020
Offered at:
Sutherland Campus
Program code:
BAB
Tuition & Ancillary Fees:
Domestic:
$2,458.62 per semester*
International:
$8,371.67 per semester*
Complete tuition detail below

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.

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

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.

Additional Costs:

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

Minimum Admission Requirements

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

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

OSSD with majority of courses at College (C ) or Open (O) unless otherwise stated.
Grade 12 C courses will be accepted where Gr 11 C course requirements are listed.
Where College level courses are listed, U and M courses will be accepted.

Recommended (but not required for admission)

  • Gr 12 C Math

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.

Tuition Detail

Tuition and ancillary fees are subject to change without notice. The fees presented below reflect Fall start programs only for the current academic year. For details about the fee differences for other program start dates please refer to the below.

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 program Grade Point Average (GPA).
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 Algoma University website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

Athabasca University

Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 75 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 66 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 66 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 66 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 66 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 75 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 66 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 66 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 66 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.
Requirement
  • Successful completion of program.
Transfer Credit
  • 66 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.

Conestoga College

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

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Visit the Conestoga College website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

Griffith University

Requirement
  • Minimum 65% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 3rd year studies.
  • Refer to the articulation agreement for further details.

To apply please see the KOM Consultants website.

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

Humber College

Requirement
  • Minimum 70% cumulative program average.
  • Must possess ENG4U (Grade 12 University English) or equivalent with a course grade of 65%.
  • Must possess a Grade 12 University Mathematics course or equivalent with a course grade of 60%.
Transfer Credit
  • 45 out of a 120 credit degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Visit the Humber College website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

Institute of Technology Carlow

Requirement
  • Minimum 60% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 4th 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 Institute of Technology Carlow website for further articulation and program information.

Institute of Technology Tralee

Requirement
  • Minimum 60% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 4th 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 Institute of Technology Tralee website for further articulation and program information.

Lakehead University

Requirement
  • Minimum 70% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • 10 out of a 15 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 Lakehead University website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

Ontario Tech University

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.
Requirement
  • Minimum mid-70% cumulative program average.
Transfer Credit
  • 18 credit diploma.
  • Note: No transfer credits awarded.

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.

Royal Roads University

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.
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.

Seneca College

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative program Grade Point Average (GPA).
Transfer Credit
  • Entry into 5th out of a 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.

Sheridan College

Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative program Grade Point Average (GPA).
Transfer Credit
  • 16 out of a 42 course degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Visit the Sheridan College website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative program Grade Point Average (GPA).
Transfer Credit
  • 13 out of a 42 course degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Visit the Sheridan College website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative program Grade Point Average (GPA).
Transfer Credit
  • 14 out of a 42 course degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Visit the Sheridan College website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative program Grade Point Average (GPA).
Transfer Credit
  • 13 out of a 42 course degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Visit the Sheridan College website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.
Requirement
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative program Grade Point Average (GPA).
Transfer Credit
  • 13 out of a 42 course degree.
  • Refer to ONTransfer.ca for further details.

To apply please see the Ontario Colleges website.

For more information
Visit the Sheridan College website for further articulation and program information.
Visit the ONTransfer.ca website for agreement information.

Trent University

Requirement
  • Minimum 75% cumulative program average.
  • Must achieve a course 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 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.

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