Certificate in Accounting is designed for students who want to develop
skills and knowledge appropriate for an accounting professional.
The program has been designed so you may, with careful selection
of options, complete the courses that make up many levels of the
training required by the professional accounting associations. Students holding an undergraduate or graduate degree with a major
in accounting may not enrol in this program. Students complete the program regulations in effect at the time of their enrolment.
Transfer Credit completed more than 10 years ago in the following disciplines at the senior (300/400) level will not receive credit: ACCT, MGSC, LGST, MKTG, FNCE and TAXX. If you are currently working in the field and provide evidence of work being completed, this restriction will be waived.
The University Certificate in Accounting is offered by Athabasca University's School of Business, 800.468.6531, or e-mail.
Our online program plans can assist you in selecting the courses needed to fulfill your program requirements.
Counselling Services offers an assessment website, "Mapping Your Future: Your Career and Athabasca University." Athabasca University has also developed program learning outcomes that describe the career options that may be available to you upon graduating.