M.Sc. On Campus


University of Lethbridge

24 months
13018 CAD/year
6400 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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This Accounting MSc program offered by University of Lethbridge examines the factors influencing the design, provision, quality, use, and impact of financial and non-financial information on a variety of stakeholders, including investors, managers, auditors, creditors, and organizations.


Common areas of study include: capital markets use of information, judgement and decision making of auditors and managers, factors influencing information quality and use, accounting information systems, ethics, performance measurement, and contracting uses of accounting information. A degree, or major in accounting is required to be considered for this major. Though not required, work experience in the field of accounting is a valuable asset.

The Accounting MSc program is only available at the University of Lethbridge campus.

Career Opportunities: 

An excellent bridge to PhD studies or to pursue careers where research skills and scholarly knowledge are valued. i.e. consultant or analyst

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Capital markets use of information
  • Judgement and decision making of auditors and managers
  • Factors influencing information quality and use
  • Accounting information systems
  • Ethics
  • Performance measurement
  • Contracting uses of accounting information

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants normally must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold an undergraduate degree in a related discipline
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 3.00 (based on the uLethbridge 4.00 scale) on the last 20 graded university-level term courses.
  • Demonstrate English Language Proficiency (ELP) for graduate student
  • Secure a potential supervisor

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13018 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6509 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    6400 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3200 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Fourth term:

  • Domestic: $584/semester
  • International: $1,353/semester

Living costs for Lethbridge

1200 - 1800 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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