Langara College

Accounting

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Program Information

School:Langara College
Faculty:Business
Degree:Diploma; Co-op; University Transfer
Field of Study:Accounting
Description:Accounting and Financial Management professionals are the backbone of any organization and Langara grads are ready to meet that challenge. The BBA Accounting Concentration includes the requirements needed to maximize exemptions for the CPA BC "CPA Professional Education Program (PEP)" . In addition, business and general education courses are incorporated to ensure graduates receive a well-rounded business education, with an emphasis on business decision-making and analysis, strategic management, and teamwork.

The Financial Management Diploma offers students who are not planning on pursuing a CPA designation the flexibility to choose electives from other business areas and/or non-business courses. Students interested in Accounting should apply to the BBA program through the School of Management and then select Accounting as their concentration.

URL:Accounting at Langara College
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Supervisors, Finance and Insurance Office WorkersBookkeepersPayroll and Benefits Administrators

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English  or  Grade12 Communications 

Applicants are required to have completed BC Grade 12 or equivalent, or be 19 years of age or older; AND one of the following: successful completion of BC Grade 12 English or Communications or equivalent, OR successful completion of a post-secondary English or Communications course for which Langara College awards transfer credit, OR LET (Langara English Test) Level 2, OR LPI (Language Proficiency Index) Level 4 with essay 24, OR TOEFL (paper-based) with a total score of 550 or higher and an essay score of 4.0 or higher, OR TOEFL (Internet-based) with a total score of 80 or higher and a minimum of 18 in Listening, 20 in Reading, 18 in Speaking, and 20 in Writing, OR Duolingo English Test with a score of 110, OR IELTS 6.5, OR CAEL 60 overall with essay 60, OR successful completion of LEAP Level 8, OR ELA (English Language Assessment) 145 offered by Vancouver Community College (VCC), OR successful completion of VCC English 099. Applicants who have attempted 24 credits or more of post-secondary study must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.00 or higher. To be admitted and participate in the Co-operative Education Option, students must: be enrolled in 3 or more program courses (minimum 9 credits), not including EXPE 2300 (formerly BUSM 2300/COOP 2300); achieve and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.6 in each term; successfully complete an employability assessment interview with a Co-op instructor; and complete EXPE 2300 (formerly BUSM 2300/COOP 2300) with a 'C' or higher.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 29, 2020