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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Professional Accounting Practice

Humber College

18 months
17468 CAD/year
5586 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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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: 

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Microeconomics
  • Canadian Business Law
  • Corporate Finance 
  • Statistics for Accounting
  • Career Planning for Professional Accounting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits


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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17468 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26202 CAD for the full programme during 18 months.
  • National

    5586 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8379 CAD for the full programme 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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