Application form, program details, costs, admission requirements and scholarships
Program Facts
York University School of Continuing Studies Ontario, Toronto
Program Type
Post Graduate Diploma
1 Yr months
Annual tuition fee
CAD$ 15,199
Language taught in
Start Date
Program Overview
What York University School of Continuing Studies says about their program:

The Accounting program at York SCS is a full-time, Post-Graduate Certificate program. It is recognized for its comprehensive understanding of the accounting field. The program provides students with access to expert accounting instructors and a curriculum co-designed and taught by senior industry executives. It employs a project-based learning approach that addresses accounting principles, cross-functional skills like critical thinking, communication, and management.

Career Opportunities:

  • Accountant: They prepare and examine financial records, ensuring that records are accurate and that taxes are paid properly and on time.
  • Auditor: They examine an organization’s accounts and financial records to ensure their accuracy.
  • Tax Consultant: They advise clients on their tax situations, including how to minimize tax liability and comply with tax laws.
  • Financial Analyst: They guide businesses and individuals in making investment decisions.
Admissions Requirements

Minimum of a baccalaureate degree with a minimum of a 60% average © or a 3-year Canadian College Diploma with minimum ‘B’ or 70% average

English Requirement:

  • Applicants must have successfully completed a 4U math (or equivalent) course within the last five years prior to starting the core certificate requirements
  • Academic Strength:
  • The program is designed for individuals who have a foundational understanding of accounting principles and are looking to advance their career in accounting

English Language Proficiency:

  • Applicants possessing degrees/diplomas from institutions where the language of instruction was not English will be required to provide test scores as evidence of their English language proficiency. The exact test scores required are not specified on the program’s website
  • York SCS offers a variety of programs for students whose English language skills are below the standard required for admission but all other admission criteria have been met

**Please note that the exact requirements may vary, and might be subject to change. It’s always a good idea to check the college’s website or contact their admissions office for the most accurate and up-to-date information

Fees and Funding

The estimated tuition and fee details for the Accounting program at York SCS for the upcoming academic year are as follows:

Canadian students- CAD$ 6,599

International students- CAD$ 15,199

These fees include tuition. Please note that books and supplies may be additional.

It’s important to note that tuition covers only part of the costs associated with post-secondary education. The tuition fee and other specific fees can be claimed as a deduction for income tax purposes, subject to tax regulations.

For more detailed information about fees and funding, it’s recommended to check the college’s website or contact their admissions office

Visa requirements for Canada
Many international students will require a visa to study in the Canada, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.