Minor in Accounting

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The Minor in Accounting provides graduates with the accounting knowledge and skills to complement their major area of interest.

The Accounting Minor focuses on developing an understanding of the accounting process and prepares students for entry level accounting positions. The Accounting Minor is open to students outside of the Bachelor of Business Administration program and successful completion of the Minor is recorded on the student's transcript.

To complete a Minor in Accounting, students must take six courses from the following course of study:

Required Courses:

  • ACCT 2121 - Financial Accounting Concepts
  • ACCT 3220 - Financial Accounting Practices
  • ACCT 3221 - Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACCT 3224 - Management Accounting I

Students are required to take any two of the following:

  • ACCT 3227 - Oil and Gas Accounting
  • ACCT 3228 - Management Accounting II
  • ACCT 4222 - Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACCT 4225 - Principles of Auditing
  • ACCT 4280 - Introduction to Personal and Corporate Income Tax
  • ACCT 4381 - Advanced Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 4382 - Advanced Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 4403 - Accounting Theory

Students may not graduate with both a Major and a Minor in Accounting.

Students intending to pursue the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) Professional Education Program (PEP) post-graduation need to make themselves aware of the CPA student academic achievement requirements for prerequisite learning for entrance into the PEP program. These academic requirements can be found by visiting the CPA Alberta website.