2 Years - 4 Semesters
Ontario College Diploma
Campus: Sault Ste. Marie
Start Dates: Sep 2022, Jan 2023


Do you love putting numbers to work? A career in business accounting could be your calling. And it all adds up at Sault College.

This two-year diploma program introduces you to accounting practises and business fundamentals needed to succeed in today’s business environment.

Earning your diploma in accounting, you’ll learn how to execute accounting tasks from bookkeeping, personal income tax returns and preparing financial statements online while expanding your knowledge of important business concepts.

The business accounting program at Sault College is constantly changing. Our experienced instructors follow up-to-date accounting trends in Ontario and Canada so you’re prepared and at the top of your game when entering the workforce.

Add more amazing opportunities to your career path with Two Plus Two

In the fast-paced world of business, competitive advantage is everything. Our unique, Two Plus Two partnerships with Algoma University, Laurentian University, and Lake Superior State University will give you an exclusive edge, allowing you to earn your diploma and a university degree in just four years!

Requirements & Program Information

Ontario Secondary School diploma with Grade 12 English (C) ENG4C and Grade 11 Foundations for College Math (C) MBF3C or mature student status.

Educational Paths

Graduates of the Business, Business Management or Business – Accounting programs may seek to pursue further study at local universities including Algoma University and Lake Superior State University (Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan) to obtain a Bachelor’s Degree in Business or Accounting. Please contact Algoma University or Lake Superior State University for more information on transfer and entrance requirements for each post-secondary institution.For opportunities for further study at other Canadian post-secondary institutions, please contact the College or University of your choice.

Career Path

Graduates of the Accounting program will be equipped for the role in operational management accounting.

The graduate will be in the position to pursue further qualifications in the Accounting and Business environment.

We have working agreements with several of the professional business and accounting organizations which allow students to transfer their diplomas towards credits in the professonal certification.

Another opportunity is to continue their academics through university to gain a degree in business. This will allow them to pursue a professional accounting designation.

Recent graduates employed in:• Lottery and Gaming Corporation• Chartered Accounting firms• Canada Custom Revenue Agency• Banking• Government Agencies• Small and Medium Business

Fees & Costs


These fees are for the 2022-2023 academic year (year 1 of study), and are subject to change. Please visit your Student Portal to view your Schedule of Fees.


Program Coordinator: John Cavaliere, (705) 759-2554 ext 2764, john.cavaliere@saultcollege.ca


September and January intakes are available for this program. Please contact the Registrar`s Office for further information.

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