Updated December 2022
There are plenty of reasons to get an accounting diploma rather than a degree.
A diploma takes less time and money, and it emphasizes practical skills over abstract theory. It’s all about helping you prepare for the real world of work.
But here’s the big question: What career options will you have after graduation?
The truth is that an accounting diploma can qualify you for a number of jobs that come with decent incomes and are expanding rapidly across Canada.
In this post, we explain what’s covered in an accounting diploma program and give details on three of the top career options for new grads: accounting technician, accounts payable/receivable clerk, and payroll administrator.
Find out what to expect in training and explore the post-grad possibilities.