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Accounting

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

4 years

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Program highlights

Honours program

Co-operative education


Co-operative education — graduate with work experience and a network in your field of study.

Further your education ― use your degree to apply to graduate school.

Research opportunities — pursue impactful scholarly research to benefit our communities, backed by the reputation of the Bissett School of Business.

International opportunities — study abroad, attend a field school or work internationally to gain valuable worldwide experience.

With the expanding global economy, changing tax regulations and new financial reporting standards, accountants are in high demand. Gain knowledge to meet the need for skilled accountants in many organizations and get an edge with practical, hands-on experience. Graduates are eligible to apply to enter into the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation education program.

Career possibilities

  • Auditor (internal and external)
  • Public management or tax accountant
  • Controller
  • Treasurer
  • International accountant and reporter
  • Tax specialist
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Accounting Manager

Admission requirements and costs

Curriculum and courses

Questions?

Information about program offerings, admission requirements and the application process can be answered by a recruitment officer.

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Students from Calgary and around the world consistently rank Mount Royal among Canada's best universities for quality of teaching and overall educational experience. Learn more about why you belong here.

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Coming up gold

Jan Ronel Santiago was selected as the 2020 Centennial Gold Medal recipient

Mount Royal's CPA Business Challenge case team, made of Accounting students Ben Barfuss, Martin Keskin, Chantelle Linares, and Linda Tran, holding a notvelty cheque worth $5000

CPA Business Challenge

Bissett students place second in the CPA Business Challenge case competition.

Accounting students Mia Baines and Jan Santiago and Social Innovation students Kolten Nelson and Xander Jensen and other event attendees posing with the third place Trophy for the Alberta Not-for-Profit Association (ANPA) case competition

Faculty mentor Bissett students to success

Bissett students place third in Alberta Not-for-Profit Association case competition.

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Bissett School of Business

Mount Royal is pleased to offer seven Bachelor of Business Administration degrees, including majors in General Management, Accounting, Finance, Human Resources, International Business, Marketing, Supply Chain Management and a diploma in Aviation.

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