This program prepares you for the world of work—and sets you up for growth in your area of interest. With our dual focus on technology and hands-on learning, you are ready for jobs in private, public and government sectors, as well as in a variety of financial institutions.


Our graduates work in private business, public accounting firms, financial institutions, government, hospitals, industry and consulting firms in positions such as:

  • Analyst
  • Junior accountant
  • Payroll accountant
  • Assistant controller
  • Accounts payable/accounts receivable
  • Supervisor
  • Accounting technician

The Alberta Learning Information Service (ALIS) hosts detailed occupational profiles, salary survey data, trend reports and assessment tools to help you choose and plan a career that matches your skills and interests.

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Further study

Once you graduate, consider further study in your field with a MacEwan University degree. All courses in your program are credit courses and may help you finish a second credential in less time.

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Take credit for your work

All courses completed in this program are credit courses and may be transferable toward further study at post-secondary institutions in Alberta.


CPA recognition

The Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) Alberta recognizes courses as meeting prerequisites, when a degree is also presented. Visit their website for details.