Online MBA for Accounting

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  • Online Bachelor of Commerce DegreeThe BComm is one of the most highly recognized credentials in the Canadian business community. AU graduates stand out from the crowd as motivated self-starters who combine a desire to succeed with proven skills in time management, technology usage and leadership.
  • Online Bachelor of Management DegreeThe BMgmt provides a broad base of management knowledge in accounting, communication theory and practice, information systems, management science, organizational behaviour, economics and commercial law. It takes a strong international perspective on business and explores the ethical, global, political, and environmental issues that organizations face every day.
  • Certificate ProgramsCertificate programs can help you get a handle on management basics or specialize in a specific discipline. Better yet, certificates can be laddered into the Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Management programs, so if and when you do decide to pursue a full degree, you’ll have a head start.
  • Professional AccountingAU’s Faculty of Business provides specific courses and programs to help you meet the requirements for all of the Canadian accounting designations. You can register just in the specific prerequisite courses that you require for your designation, or you can enroll in a degree or certificate that will help you meet your goals.
  • Diploma to DegreeAthabasca University has worked with many community colleges and technical institutes to build post diploma routes to degree completion. These post diploma programs recognize university-level work that has been completed in the college sector and awards block credit into our Bachelor of Management (BMgmt) and Bachelor of Commerce (BComm) programs.
  • Online Business CoursesA full listing of all AU Faculty of Business undergraduate courses.
  • Online MBA for AccountantsAthabasca University and the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada are committed to developing global business leaders who combine solid strategic management skills with superior financial management knowledge and an understanding of sound corporate governance. Your professional accounting designation gives you enhanced access to Athabasca University’s online MBA for executives program and a unique opportunity to broaden the scope of your strategic management knowledge.As you work through the online programs with other talented management professionals from various industries and locations, you will hone and expand your skills in managing information, people, resources, markets and operations, and learn to think in terms of organization-wide strategy from the executive viewpoint.AU acknowledges your financial management background by providing transfer credit in course areas related to professional accounting. Further, if you completed an undergraduate degree in business within the past 10 years, you could qualify for our accelerated online MBA for executives admission route, further reducing your program completion time.

    Depending on your undergraduate studies, you may qualify for either the standard entry route or the accelerated entry route to the online MBA for executives


    • Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
    • non-business undergraduate degree, and
    • at least three years of managerial experience.


    • at least five years of managerial experience
    • one of the accounting designations above,
    • an undergraduate degree in business, completed within the past 10 years with a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher for the last 60 credits taken, and
    • at least three years of managerial experience.

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