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BBA, Accounting Major

Admission Requirements

Ready to get started? If you're passionate about accounting, apply now for the next program intake. This flexible program runs on a trimester system, giving you the choice to start in January, May or September.

Admission requirements

When you apply you will need to submit proof that you meet the following admission requirements.

Tip Where a letter grade is specified, you must have proof of that grade or higher.

Requirement High school course Camosun course Alternatives
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Participation requirements

Many first year Business courses require Math as a prerequisite (a C in Principles of Math 11, or Pre-calculus 11, or Foundations of Math 11, or Applications of Math 12, or MATH 137, or MATH 073; or C+ in MATH 135 or MATH 072). Students may enter the program without Math but please note that you must complete one of the Math courses listed above or successfully complete Camosun’s Math assessment in or before your first semester of study.

Program Completion Requirements

  • Residency Requirement: A minimum of 15 courses must be taken at Camosun including ACCT 480 and at least seven mandatory accounting courses.
  • Work Term Requirement: A minimum of 420 hours of industry relevant work experience is required to graduate. This requirement may be satisfied by completing ACCT 499 or BUS 101 and BUS 201. You should consult with the BBA Program Leader for additional information.
  • To qualify for a Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting Major, you must complete all required program courses and electives, 420 hours of applied work experience, and achieve an overall cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (C+).
  • To qualify for a Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting Major, Co-operative Education Designation, you must complete all required program courses and electives, and achieve an overall cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (C+) and a minimum of three Co-op work terms over a total of four years.
  • To qualify for a Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting Major, Internship Designation, you must complete all required program courses and electives, and achieve an overall cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (C+) and one work term. Note: You are only required to successfully complete one Internship work term to satisfy the requirements for the Internship Designation. However, you must successfully complete two work terms to satisfy the completion requirements for the BBA program.

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  • Adult
  • Current BC/Yukon High School Student
  • International

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