Business - Accounting

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Program Code: ACTG (Full-Time) Length of Program: Two-Year Awarded Upon Completion: Ontario College Diploma
Term 1 ACC-1004 Accounting Theory and Practice I BUS-1234 Computer Applications for Business COM-1013 Critical Thinking and Writing ECO-1123 Microeconomics MTH-1223 Business Mathematics I GED-XXX3 General Education Elective Term 2 ACC-2004 Accounting Theory and Practice II ACC-3403 Computerized Accounting Systems COM-2013 Communications for Business ECO-1113 Macroeconomics MTH-2223 Business Mathematics II LAW-1003 Business Law Academic Break Academic Break Term 3 ACC-3804 Intermediate Accounting I ACC-3204 Management Accounting I FIN-1203 Financial Management I STA-1103 Business Statistics MAN-1163 Organizational Behaviour GED-XXX3 General Education Elective Term 4 ACC-4804 Intermediate Accounting II ACC-4204 Management Accounting II FIN-2203 Financial Management II FIN-1114 Taxation I JSS-1001 Job Search and Success GED-XXX3 General Education Elective

The two-year Business - Accounting program prepares students for a variety of entry level accounting positions in merchandising or manufacturing companies, public accounting, financial institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. Graduates of this program pursue careers as accounts payable/receivable specialists, payroll administrators, junior analysts or auditors, tax professionals and small business accountants.

Students receive a well-rounded education studying a variety of business courses along with important foundational accounting and finance courses. These courses include accounting theory and practice, management accounting, taxation and computerized accounting systems taught by Lambton's accounting faculty who bring a wealth of industry experience and all hold the Chartered Professional Accountants designation.

This program can lead to various pathways to professional accounting credentials that can be beneficial to career development and advancement.

This program allows for maximum flexibility, students can transfer into the three-year Business Administration - Accounting program at any time. After Term 1, students can move directly into Term 2 of the two-year Business or the three-year Business Administration programs.

Admission Requirements

O.S.S.D. or equivalent, with:

Mature applicants must be at least 19 years of age by the start of classes, be out of secondary school for at least one year and usually do not have a high school diploma. Mature applicant assessment for this program is available in the Counselling Department in the subjects of English and Math. The assessment(s) will demonstrate proficiency in required admission subjects. For more information please contact the Counselling Department at ext 3412. Academic admission requirements can be obtained through Academic Upgrading and Pre-Programs at Lambton College.

Employment Opportunities

Our graduates work in all sectors of business including banks and other financial institutions, government and agencies, public accounting firms, small businesses, tax preparation firms and financial planning firms. You may begin your career working in accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, cost accounting, general accounting, credit and collections, inventory control, budget analysis, financial accounting, management accounting or tax preparation.

Tuition Fees

Please Note: These fees apply to the 2021-2022 academic year and are subject to change. Fees do not include books (unless specifically noted), supplies or living costs.

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Program Information
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