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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Professional Accounting Practice

Humber College

18 months
15568 CAD/year
4582 CAD/year
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The Professional Accounting Practice certificate at Humber College provides you with the required knowledge and skills essential to begin and advance in the field of accounting.

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You will be well prepared for careers in the field with knowledge of all accounting disciplines including financial accounting, management accounting, audit and assurance, finance, and personal and corporate tax. You will also develop computer technology, management, problem-solving and critical thinking skills, along with professional communication and interpersonal skills.

 This  Professional Accounting Practice certificate at Humber College is a path for students already holding a bachelor's degree in any discipline other than accounting and who are interested in pursuing the Chartered Professional Accounting designation. No prior accounting knowledge is required.

Your Career

There is a continuous demand for junior and intermediate accountants in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors. Graduates of this program will be equipped to work in a wide variety of roles in the field of accounting including taxation, auditing, financial accounting and management accounting. Sectors include public accounting practices, government, corporate accounting, not-for-profit and small business.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Audit and Assurance 
  • Personal Taxation
  •  Intermediate Management Accounting
  • Corporate Finance 
  • Intermediate Financial Reporting 
  • Work Placement for Professional Accounting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Deadline for equal consideration in the admission process: February 1. Post-February 1 applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree
Note: this program is not recommended for students with a degree in the accounting field.

Technological requirements

Minimum specs

  • Processor Dual-core processor
  • OS Windows 10 or iOS
  • Memory 8 GB of RAM
  • Storage 100 GB HDD
  • Monitor Laptop computer (not a notebook such as Chromebook, or a tablet) recently purchased; last 18 months
  • Other Built-in-WiFi, a microphone, and a webcam

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15568 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7784 CAD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    4582 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2291 CAD per semester during 18 months.

Living costs for Toronto

1502 - 2563 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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