A program designed for students pursuing a CPA designation.

Accounting

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The School of Business is located in Don and Marion McDougall Hall.
(902) 628-4353

A specialization in accounting is intended for business students wishing to pursue a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation after graduation.

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  • A specialization in accounting can lead to careers in many industries and sectors.
The School of Business is located in Don and Marion McDougall Hall.
(902) 628-4353

In addition to the core courses required to fulfill the BBA requirements, the following additional courses will be required to obtain the specialization:

  • Accounting 202 (Introductory Financial Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 301 (Intermediate Accounting – Part I)
  • Accounting 302 (Intermediate Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 312 (Cost Accounting)
  • Accounting 401 (Advanced Financial Accounting – Part I)
  • Accounting 402 (Advanced Financial Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 415 (Auditing)
  • Accounting 416 (Auditing, Accounting and Society)
  • Accounting 431 (Income Taxation)

In addition, it is recommended that students planning to pursue their CPA designation take Business 333 (Integrated Cases in Corporate Finance), as it is a required course for entry into the CPA program.

To qualify for a specialization in accounting, students are required to have an overall average of 70% in the required courses above.

Students who already hold a certificate in accounting will not receive additional recognition for a specialization in accounting.

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  • A specialization in accounting can lead to careers in many industries and sectors.
The School of Business is located in Don and Marion McDougall Hall.
(902) 628-4353
  • Juergen Krause, Dean, Associate Professor
  • Tim Carroll, Associate Professor
  • Andrew Carrothers, Assistant Professor
  • Mike Cassidy, Assistant Professor
  • Reuben Domike, Associate Professor
  • Gary Evans, Associate Professor
  • Adam Fenech, Associate Professor
  • Debbie Good, Assistant Professor
  • Susan Graham, Assistant Professor
  • Blake Jelley, Associate Professor
  • Melissa MacEachern, Assistant Professor
  • Amy MacFarlane, Assistant Professor
  • Tarek Mady, Assistant Professor
  • Tina Saksida, Assistant Professor
  • Don Wagner, Associate Professor
  • Karen Wight, Assistant Professor
Overview

A specialization in accounting is intended for business students wishing to pursue a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation after graduation.

Course Structure

In addition to the core courses required to fulfill the BBA requirements, the following additional courses will be required to obtain the specialization:

  • Accounting 202 (Introductory Financial Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 301 (Intermediate Accounting – Part I)
  • Accounting 302 (Intermediate Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 312 (Cost Accounting)
  • Accounting 401 (Advanced Financial Accounting – Part I)
  • Accounting 402 (Advanced Financial Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 415 (Auditing)
  • Accounting 416 (Auditing, Accounting and Society)
  • Accounting 431 (Income Taxation)

In addition, it is recommended that students planning to pursue their CPA designation take Business 333 (Integrated Cases in Corporate Finance), as it is a required course for entry into the CPA program.

To qualify for a specialization in accounting, students are required to have an overall average of 70% in the required courses above.

Students who already hold a certificate in accounting will not receive additional recognition for a specialization in accounting.

Faculty
  • Juergen Krause, Dean, Associate Professor
  • Tim Carroll, Associate Professor
  • Andrew Carrothers, Assistant Professor
  • Mike Cassidy, Assistant Professor
  • Reuben Domike, Associate Professor
  • Gary Evans, Associate Professor
  • Adam Fenech, Associate Professor
  • Debbie Good, Assistant Professor
  • Susan Graham, Assistant Professor
  • Blake Jelley, Associate Professor
  • Melissa MacEachern, Assistant Professor
  • Amy MacFarlane, Assistant Professor
  • Tarek Mady, Assistant Professor
  • Tina Saksida, Assistant Professor
  • Don Wagner, Associate Professor
  • Karen Wight, Assistant Professor

Overview

A specialization in accounting is intended for business students wishing to pursue a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation after graduation.

Course Structure

In addition to the core courses required to fulfill the BBA requirements, the following additional courses will be required to obtain the specialization:

  • Accounting 202 (Introductory Financial Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 301 (Intermediate Accounting – Part I)
  • Accounting 302 (Intermediate Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 312 (Cost Accounting)
  • Accounting 401 (Advanced Financial Accounting – Part I)
  • Accounting 402 (Advanced Financial Accounting – Part II)
  • Accounting 415 (Auditing)
  • Accounting 416 (Auditing, Accounting and Society)
  • Accounting 431 (Income Taxation)

In addition, it is recommended that students planning to pursue their CPA designation take Business 333 (Integrated Cases in Corporate Finance), as it is a required course for entry into the CPA program.

To qualify for a specialization in accounting, students are required to have an overall average of 70% in the required courses above.

Students who already hold a certificate in accounting will not receive additional recognition for a specialization in accounting.

Faculty

  • Juergen Krause, Dean, Associate Professor
  • Tim Carroll, Associate Professor
  • Andrew Carrothers, Assistant Professor
  • Mike Cassidy, Assistant Professor
  • Reuben Domike, Associate Professor
  • Gary Evans, Associate Professor
  • Adam Fenech, Associate Professor
  • Debbie Good, Assistant Professor
  • Susan Graham, Assistant Professor
  • Blake Jelley, Associate Professor
  • Melissa MacEachern, Assistant Professor
  • Amy MacFarlane, Assistant Professor
  • Tarek Mady, Assistant Professor
  • Tina Saksida, Assistant Professor
  • Don Wagner, Associate Professor
  • Karen Wight, Assistant Professor
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A specialization in accounting can lead to careers in many industries and sectors.

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Full descriptions for courses in the specialization in Accounting are listed on the Bachelor of Business Administration program page.