Note: Effective Fall 2022, the Certificate in Accounting-Finance has been discontinued and is now part of the Accounting Certificate Series. Students who registered in the certificate prior to July 2, 2022, should refer to the archived calendar for the curriculum details of your year of registration.

If you would like to consider following the revised curriculum, please reach out to our Client Services team at for help in reviewing your options.

Certificate Requirements

  • 6 required courses*
  • 2 electives
  • Cumulative grade point average (GPA) 1.67+

*If you are an internationally educated professional who has received a waiver from CPA Ontario for CACC 110 and CACC 410, you may apply to the academic coordinator to waive these courses. If granted a waiver, you will need to complete 4 electives (instead of 2) to fulfill the certificate requirements.


Admission Criteria


  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent
    • With 6 Grade 12 U or M credits


  • Mature student status with relevant professional experience in business

Additional Details