Gain a solid foundation in accounting and finance with the Accounting and Finance Diploma. In only two years, you will be ready to kickstart your career and dive into entry-level positions in public practice and private industry.
Want to go further? Upon completion of this program, transfer your credits to advance your education in Accounting or Finance.
Additional study and work experience can lead to a wide variety of roles including:
- Financial Advisor
What you will learn
During this two-year diploma, you will gain knowledge, skills and abilities in the following areas:
- Financial statements (preparing and understanding)
- Business law principles
- Economic principles
- Professional writing
- Computer Applications
Accounting and Finance Diploma Courses
This program is a diploma program aligned with the CPA preparatory program. Students can receive credits towards professional accounting programs.
MATH 145 or 100 Level UT MATH
Plus one elective from the following list:
Note: MGT 266, Management Skills for Supervisors may NOT be used an elective
Locations & Dates
CNC programs have varying lengths and start dates to meet your needs, and are offered across multiple campuses where possible. Don’t see the campus you’re looking for? Check back with us soon as this page is updated throughout the school year.
- High school graduation or equivalent
- English Studies 12, or English First Peoples 12, or ENGL 050, or ENGL 051, or equivalent (minimum “C-“)
- Foundations of Mathematics 11 or MATH 043, or MATH 045, or equivalent (minimum “C”)
Need help meeting these requirements? Check out our Academic Upgrading options.
Any program of study that does not have a selective admission process or fixed capacity and is on a “first qualified, first admitted” basis.
Many courses in this program use online learning tools. Students will need
- a reliable internet connection,
- a device to access the internet, and
- a financial/scientific calculator.
Students are encouraged to review historical syllabi or discuss with a recruiter, an advisor, or a faculty member to identify their technological needs.
Invest in your future
The estimated cost for this program is $6,618.
- Year 1: $3,269
- Year 2: $3,349
These costs are an estimate. Student fees vary by campus. Check the fee schedule for more details.
Books for this program can be purchased from the bookstore.
Paying for College
We're here to help. You can apply for scholarships and bursaries through CNC. We can also help you find loans and other funding. Visit Financial aid to find out how.
Salaries and employment
Looking for a job? Check the student employment opportunities.