Business Administration - Accounting

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Acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for careers in intermediate-level accounting positions, along with the fundamentals necessary for advancement to managerial positions. Learn advanced financial accounting, managerial skills, cost-accounting systems and controls, computerized accounting and income tax knowledge while utilizing current accounting and business software employed by today’s business leaders. Create further opportunities by bridging this program with Conestoga College’s Bachelor of Applied Business - Accounting, Audit and Information Technology degree. 

Start Date: January 8, 2024

Length: 3 years

Credential: Ontario College Advanced Diploma


Graduates may find work in a broad range of employment settings in all sectors of business and industry including banks and other financial institutions, government offices, public accounting firms, small business, self-employment, tax preparation firms, and financial planning firms. 

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What's in it for me?

With Conestoga’s online business administration and accounting program you’ll gain the knowledge and skills you need for an exciting career. Explore endless career opportunities working with the world’s most universal language. 

You’ll develop an advanced understanding of real-world accounting challenges, learn how to use the account software employed by today’s business leaders, and discover opportunities to further your accounting education — all while preparing to pursue your CPA designation in as little as 2 years. 

With small class sizes, dedicated instructors, leading-edge course design, and the flexibility to study any time or place, Conestoga Online makes continuing your education and advancing your career possible. 

Pathway Opportunities

Graduates of the Business Administration - Accounting program can apply directly to the third year of Conestoga College's Bachelor of Applied Business - Accounting, Audit and Information Technology degree. Graduates of this diploma program would receive credit for the first two years of the AAIT degree program if they maintain a 70% overall average. Diploma graduates would normally start in September and complete two co-op work terms. Graduates with work experience may also receive credit towards one work term. 

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