Admissions Requirements

Accounting Principles and Related Computer Applications

Ministerial Requirements

  1. Applicants must have a Secondary V diploma or equivalent or acquired knowledge and skills deemed sufficient by the College for potential success in the program
  2. In addition, the applicant must meet one of the following requirements:
    a. the applicant’s studies have been interrupted for at least two consecutive terms or one school year;
    b. the applicant is covered by an agreement entered into by the College and an employer or by a government program;
    c. the applicant has completed at least one year of post-secondary studies over a period of one year or more

College Requirements

  1. Mathematics 426 or equivalent, or must pass a math placement test (click for practice exams; Remedial Activities for Secondary IV Mathematics).
  2. English language skills equivalent to placement at Preparation for College English or higher. Students may be required to take an English placement exam.
  3. Conversational French. The student’s level of competency will be assessed during the interview.
  4. A letter of intent explaining the applicant’s reasons for seeking admission to the Program and providing information about any pertinent work experience or background.
    • Reasons for applying to your chosen program
    • Relevant information regarding your academic record, if you have
      had difficulties; e.g. problems that have affected your academic
      performance and how these have been resolved, medical certificates,
      proof of employment and working hours
    • A brief description of your personal situation or principal occupation
      since leaving school
    • Any work or volunteer experience related to your program
  5. An interview will be required to assess the applicant’s motivation, communication skills and Program expectations.


Last Modified: June 23, 2020