Bachelor of Accounting [B.Acc]
Field of Study
Offered by School of Business and Economics, Algoma University
International Student Tution
Eligibility & Entry Requirement
- University undergraduate degree with a minimum of 70% or (B) overall average.
- Students must have a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
- A minimum grade of 60% is required introductory courses and a 60% overall average in all courses required for the certificate.
- Proof of English proficiency may be required for international applicants, whose first language is not English.
- Students must be qualified in IELTS or TOEFL to get admission in this program.
Indian Student Eligibility:
- The student has graduated from senior secondary school or equivalent (those applying for a postgraduate program must have graduated from a university or college).
- Students completed a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a grade point average of 3.00 or 60% in the final years of the program.
- The Algoma University offers a Bachelor of Accounting with a duration of 3 years.
- This course is offered on a full-time basis.
- This program is provided on-campus.
- Students will gain a strong understanding of managerial accounting, income taxation, finance, auditing, and analysis of general and management practices.
- Some of the courses in this program are:
- Introduction to Canadian Business
- Introductory Financial Accounting
- Management Skills and Secondary Research Methods
- Quantitative Management Decision-Making
- Commercial Law
- Intermediate Accounting
- Social and Ethical Issues in Business
- Students will develop the intellectual ability to effectively organize, manage and lead teams, analyze and solve complex problems.
- At Algoma University, the student-faculty ratio is 14:1.
- In this university, faculty members are well-experienced and provide students with ample knowledge.
- Algoma University is in 74th position by UniRank out of selected 99 universities in Canada.
- It also helps prepare students to become Certified Financial Planner (CFP), and courses are recognized by the Aboriginal Financial Officers Association of Canada (AFOA), which can prepare students to become Certified Aboriginal Financial Managers (CAFM certification).
- The average annual salary of University graduates is 70,500 USD.
|Degree Type Offered||Bachelor|
|Fees||45615 for 3 years|
|Delivery Type||full time|
|Offered By||School of Business and Economics, Algoma University|
Required Document List
Required Documents are:
- Transcript: Students must submit the official marks statements or transcripts that are provided by the college.
- Certificates: Certificates like High School or University/College Certificates are to be submitted of education qualification.
- Resume/CV: Outline of academic achievements and/or awards, publications, relevant work, and volunteer experience.
- Test Results: Provide proof of English proficiency, if English is not the first language in student country, as proof of IELTS/TOEFL result scores is to be submitted.
Applications are accepted throughout the year.
Fees & Funding
Tution & Application Fees
|Year/Head||Year 1||Year 2||Year 3|
|Head||Avg Cost Per Year|
Scholarship Grants & Financial Aids
|Name||Amount||International Students Eligible||Application Deadline|
|Axol Science Scholarship||$2000||Yes||Jul 1, 2020|
|ASID Foundation Legacy Scholarships||$4000||Yes||N/A|
|BrokerFish International student scholarship||$1000||Yes||Dec 21, 2020|
|Forktip Women’s- Innovation Scholarship||Variable||Yes||Aug 30, 2020|
VISA & Work Study
- International Students will need to apply for a valid Student VISA before entering Canada.
- A student visa is an immigration document that allows students to live and study in Canada.
- The student must have a student visa to enroll in any degree, program, or course that takes more than 6 months to complete.
- Whether students also need an Entry Visa depends on their country of citizenship.
- The Temporary Resident Visa (Entry Visa) is a stamp placed on their passport that allows them to enter Canada.
- In most cases, students Entry Visa will have the same expiry date as their Student VISA.
- A student VISA is usually valid for the length of the student’s study program, plus an extra 90 days.
- The students need these documents to apply for a study permit:
- Proof of acceptance i.e The offer letter that the student received from the university.
- Proof of identity
- Proof of financial support i.e Documents showing the financial status.
- Students can work up to 15 hours per week, and a variety of jobs are posted each year on or near campus.
- Students can only work in one position at a time.
- The application process runs for one month however early applications are encouraged as jobs fill fast.
International students working off-campus:
- International students must meet the following criteria to be eligible for a work permit under the Off-Campus Work Permit:
- Students must have a valid study permit.
- Students must have studied full-time at Algoma University for at least six months of the last 12 months before apply.
- Students must maintain satisfactory academic standing (as defined by Algoma University), and
- Must be enrolled in an academic program of study (not including SPELL).
- Students who hold a valid OCWP are permitted to work off-campus for a maximum of 20 hours a week during study periods and 40 hours a week during non-study periods.
Career and Placement after Course
Career opportunities are:
- Finance Managers.
- Financial Controllers.
- Financial Advisors.
- Directors (Finance)
- Certified Public Accountant.
- Chief Financial Officer.
- Chartered Management Accountant.
- Company Secretary.
To choose a suitable university for myself, I took help from a counselling agency as I didn't know much about this country. They helped me in shortlisted few university according to my grades and interest and I applied to all the universities and among them, I only received acceptance letter from here, so I decided to opt for it. By paying an application fee of $125, I applied here through the online portal of the official website.
Course Curriculum :
My 4-year program helped me gain a strong understanding of managerial accounting, income taxation, finance, auditing, and analysis of general and management practices. The curriculum also helped me develop the intellectual ability to effectively organize, manage and lead teams, analyze and solve complex problems. Some of the courses that I learned in this program include Commercial Law, Intermediate Accounting, Introduction to Canadian Business, Introductory Financial Accounting, etc.