Programs & Courses
About the Program
This certificate serves as a stand-alone credential that builds student knowledge of accounting theory and application and/or as a bridge for students pursuing CPA designation and completion of a business degree.
In addition, the certificate includes a work integrated learning course that provides students with a hands-on learning opportunity where theory and practice are integrated.
The program also includes courses that build on critical thinking skills that can be applied in the field and in further study.
Graduation from a Business Administration degree, diploma or equivalent at an accredited post-secondary institution with completion of the following courses (or their equivalents):
ACCT 113 or ACCT 321
|ACCT 276||Advanced Computerized Accounting
||Business Statistics I
|ACCT 215|| Introduction to Managerial Accounting
|COMM 252||Advanced Business Communications
| MGMT 285
||Business Statistics II
||Work Placement I (240 hours, 6 credits)
Graduates with an Intermediate Accounting Certificate are prepared to find work as an
- Accounting Technician
- Accounts Payable or Accounts Receivable Clerk
- CGA or CMA Trainee
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Many programs offered at Medicine Hat College qualify for transfer credits to other institutions. In some cases, you must transfer to another institution to complete your program and gain your credential.
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