Accounting topics include: internal decision making, financial statement analysis, taxation and auditing. Students will analyze financial records and accounting information to aid strategic planning and business development. Whether you plan to be an accountant, financial officer or entrepreneur, this option provides the skills to fully understand business.
UBC's PhD program in Accounting has a reputation for producing strong researchers. Recent graduates from the program have been placed in schools including Purdue University, University of Alberta, University of Toronto, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and Queen's University.
If you are a degree graduate aspiring to a professional accounting designation but lacking the prerequisite courses, the UBC Diploma in Accounting bridges the gap and equips you to transition to your new career.