PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS ACCOP-CT Accounting

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Overview

  • Certificate program
  • Available by classroom delivery
  • Available by distance delivery with certain courses. For specific courses, visit the Program Outline

Description
Prepare for a wide range of careers in the accounting field.

You will learn the fundamentals of accounting and how to prepare financial statements by developing accounting, financial, and related computer skills. You will develop a strong working knowledge of double entry accounting, adjustments, special ledgers, journals, and the preparation of financial statements.

You may also expand your knowledge in one of three areas: cost accounting, making business decisions, or finance. 

Admission Requirements

Regular Admission Requirements

  1. Successful completion of Grade 12 including one credit in each of the following:
  • Grade 12 English
    and
  • Grade 12 Math.

Mature Student Admission Requirements
If you are 19 years of age or older and have been out of high school for a minimum of one year at time of application, and you do not meet the regular admission requirements, you may apply under the Mature Student admission requirements.

  1. Successful completion of: 
  • The courses listed in Regular Admission Requirement 1
    or
  • RRC’s Introduction to Business program (This program is no longer offered by the College)

Program Outline

You must successfully complete nine courses to earn a certificate.

Core Courses:

  • Financial Accounting 1 - C/D
  • Financial Accounting 2 - C/D
  • Basic Business Communications - 
    or
    Business Communication 1 - C/D
  • Business and Financial Mathematics - C/D 
  • Statistics - C/D

Group A Electives (choose two):

  • Accounting Software - C
  • Excel - C/D
  • Management Information Systems - C

Group B Electives (choose two):

  • Business Finance - C
  • Cost Accounting - C/D
  • Intermediate Accounting 1 - C/D
  • Intermediate Accounting 2 - C
  • Statistical Analysis - C/D

Legend:

  • C/D - Classroom or Distance Delivery 
  • C - Classroom Delivery
  • D - Distance Delivery

Transfer of Credits
For transfers between RRC programs or external transfers of credits to RRC programs, see Policy A14

Courses and Descriptions

(Click the course name to view the description of the course)
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
In addition to Transfer of Credit from a recognized post secondary institution, other RPL processes are available for RPL courses. Click here for more information. For courses with no RPL, please check www.rrc.ca/rpl for additional contact information.
ACCT-1971Financial Accounting 1RPL
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This first course in accounting covers the double-entry bookkeeping procedures, adjustments, and production of financial statements pertaining to sole proprietorships. Coverage is also given to special journals, subsidiary ledgers, and control accounts. This results in a complete presentation of the accounting cycle for a service or merchandise business. Later in the course more in depth study of inventory costing methods, control procedures for cash including petty cash, and bank reconciliations is presented.

ACCT-2043Financial Accounting 2
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This second course in accounting starts with accounts receivable, short-term notes receivable, and payroll. This is followed by the cost, depreciation, and disposal of capital assets. Then the accounting for partnerships involving income distribution, admission or withdrawal of a partner, and liquidations is covered. An introduction to corporation accounting covering the issue of shares, cash, and share dividends is presented next. Later topics presented are the accounting for bonds, emphasizing the effective interest method for amortizing discounts and premiums, and the cash flow statement. During the course, students will also receive an introduction to Sage 50 software.

Prerequisites:
ACCT-3000Intermediate Accounting 1
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In this course, students will move beyond the fundamental accounting processes of their introductory courses and learn about measurement, valuation and presentation of all the balance sheet elements. The importance of user objectives in financial reporting and a professional’s responsibility to society are discussed. Students will begin their studies by learning how to develop comprehensive financial statements for public companies as well as a broad discussion on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE). The remainder of the course will cover the variety of accounting policy choices that are available to measure and value assets and the criteria used to make those choices. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to properly measure and value balance sheet elements using appropriate standards, recognize situations where choices between accounting policies exist, evaluate the choices and prepare recommendations.

Prerequisites:
ACCT-3001Accounting Software
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This course highlights two popular accounting software programs, Sage 300 (formerly Accpac) and Sage 50. Sage 300 is an application designed for use by a medium to large sized company. Sage 50 is an application designed for use by a small to medium sized company. This course familiarizes students with processing common business transactions in each of the programs. The material is presented using practice companies that emphasize major features of the software programs presented.

Prerequisites:
ACCT-3002Management Information Systems
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This course provides an introduction to the role of information systems in business, information technology, computer hardware, software, managing data resources, telecommunications and networks, the Internet and the new information technology infrastructure, systems development, systems security and control and higher-level information systems.

ACCT-3003Intermediate Accounting 2
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In this course, students will move beyond the fundamental accounting processes of their introductory courses and learn about measurement, valuation and presentation of all the balance sheet elements. The importance of user objectives in financial reporting and a professional’s responsibility to society are discussed. Students will begin their studies by learning how to develop comprehensive financial statements for public companies as well as a broad discussion on International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Accounting Standards for Private Enterprises (ASPE). The remainder of the course will cover the variety of accounting policy choices that are available to measure and value assets and the criteria used to make those choices. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to properly measure and value balance sheet elements using appropriate standards, recognize situations where choices between accounting policies exist, evaluate the choices and prepare recommendations.

Prerequisites:
ACCT-3004Cost Accounting
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This course will introduce the student to cost terms and concepts. Job-order and process costing (weighted average method) will be covered. Cost-Volume-Profit analysis and breakeven calculations will be performed as well as a comparison between variable costing and absorption costing methods. Activity-based costing and budgeting will be discussed. Other topics to be covered include standard costs, flexible budgets and analysis, decentralization and other relevant costs for managerial decision-making will be explored.

Prerequisites:
COMM-1000Business Communication 1RPL
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This course will guide students through the techniques and processes involved in writing, speaking, and listening effectively for business. Students will be taught skills for networking, meetings, and working in teams. Students will apply a direct approach to create professional emails and letters. Students will learn strategies for competent information report writing. Students will be taught how to create and deliver a memorable oral presentation. The proper use of business writing rules, grammar, and etiquette will be emphasized throughout the course.

COMM-1023Basic Business CommunicationsRPL
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Develop the basic principles of business writing and discuss topics such as: standard business formats, the ability to write clear, readable letters and memos.  It also reviews correct grammar and usage and how to improve effectiveness as a speaker.

COMP-1193Excel 2013
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Become familiar with spreadsheet concepts, use basic features, obtain skills for further training, and be able to use Excel 2013 in the workplace environment.  Topics covered include using worksheets to make decisions, planning, building, testing and documenting worksheets, formatting and printing, functions, formulas and absolute references, charts and graphing, and solving complex problems. 

* This class is recommended for students with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Windows. Students who need to upgrade their computer skills prior to taking this class should take  Computers - Intro (Comp-1081).
If you are taking courses by distance delivery, you must have access to a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office software.

COMP-1237Excel 2016
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Become familiar with spreadsheet concepts, use basic features, obtain skills for further training and be able to use Excel 2016 in the workplace environment. Topics covered include using worksheets to make decisions, planning, building, testing and documenting worksheets, formatting and printing, functions, formulas and absolute references, charts and graphing, solving complex problems, and working with multiple worksheets and workbooks.

* This course is recommended for students with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Windows. Students who need to upgrade their computer skills prior to taking this class should take Computers - Intro (COMP-1081).

Distance Delivery:
Students must have access to a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office software.
Excel 2016 and Excel 2016 Advanced are not suitable for use with Mac computer software
Required textbook sold separately and can be purchased at the Campus Store.

FNCE-3002Business Finance
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This course is designed to expose students to the basic concepts underlying the financial manager's approach to decision-making. The course focuses on understanding finance fundamentals, such as risk, leverage, capital budgeting, short and long-term financing, taxation, working capital management and financial statement analysis. In addition, a review of accounting is included with emphasis on the structure of the balance sheet, income statement, and statement of cash flow. This course provides an introduction to the operations and provisions of services by financial institutions.

Prerequisites:
MATH-1020Statistics
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This course is an introduction to economic and business statistics. Topics include charts and graphs, frequency distributions, measures of central tendency, measures of dispersion, probability rules, probability and sampling distributions, and estimation.

MATH-1051Business and Financial MathematicsRPL
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This course introduces the key mathematics of business and finance. Business topics include payroll, taxes, indexes, currency exchange, and merchandising. Finance topics include simple and compound interest with business applications.

MATH-3001Statistical AnalysisRPL
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This course builds on Business Statistics and provides an examination of various quantitative tools used in decision-making. Topics include analysis of variance, hypothesis testing for nominal data, simple and multiple regression, time-series analysis, Bayesian analysis, decision making under certainty and uncertainty, statistical process control, and linear programming. 

Prerequisites:

Students enrolling in Part-Time and Online Education courses may be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus Store locations or online at bookstore.rrc.ca. Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.

Note: Courses requiring a textbook will show "TR" in the Delivery field.


Click the "More Info" link beside the course's name to view the description of the course.

Course Dates and Fees

2022 Winter Term - Continuing Education
COMM-1023 Basic Business Communicationsmore info
Location: Online
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 10, 22 - Mar 21, 22M6:00PM - 10:00PMS. Solomon220086$525
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 10, 22 - Mar 21, 22
Class days
M
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
S. Solomon
Section
220086
Cost
$525
MATH-1051 Business and Financial Mathematicsmore info
Location: Online
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 05, 22 - Mar 16, 22M W6:00PM - 10:00PMF. Thiessen220087$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 05, 22 - Mar 16, 22
Class days
M W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
F. Thiessen
Section
220087
Cost
$715
ACCT-1971 Financial Accounting 1more info
Location: Online
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 10, 22 - Mar 21, 22M W6:00PM - 10:00PMT. Kehler220093$715
Jan 11, 22 - Mar 24, 22Tu Th6:00PM - 10:00PML. Davidson220094$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 10, 22 - Mar 21, 22
Class days
M W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
T. Kehler
Section
220093
Cost
$715
Dates
Jan 11, 22 - Mar 24, 22
Class days
Tu Th
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
L. Davidson
Section
220094
Cost
$715
ACCT-2043 Financial Accounting 2more info
Location: Online
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 10, 22 - Mar 21, 22M W6:00PM - 10:00PMJ. Dubois220095$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 10, 22 - Mar 21, 22
Class days
M W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
J. Dubois
Section
220095
Cost
$715
MATH-1020 Statisticsmore info
Location: Online
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 10, 22 - Mar 21, 22M W6:00PM - 10:00PMM. Nadimi220103$715
Jan 11, 22 - Mar 17, 22Tu Th6:00PM - 10:00PMA. Hatcher220102$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 10, 22 - Mar 21, 22
Class days
M W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
M. Nadimi
Section
220103
Cost
$715
Dates
Jan 11, 22 - Mar 17, 22
Class days
Tu Th
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
A. Hatcher
Section
220102
Cost
$715

2022 Winter Term - Distance Education
COMM-1000 Business Communication 1more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 05, 22 - Jul 05, 22M. Kitz219663$655
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 05, 22 - Jul 05, 22
Delivery
Instructor
M. Kitz
Section
219663
Cost
$655
MATH-1051 Business and Financial Mathematicsmore info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 05, 22 - Jul 05, 22M. Elsayed219662$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 05, 22 - Jul 05, 22
Delivery
Instructor
M. Elsayed
Section
219662
Cost
$715
ACCT-3004 Cost Accountingmore info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Mar 01, 22 - Aug 31, 22L. Davidson219668$715
Location: Online
Dates
Mar 01, 22 - Aug 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
L. Davidson
Section
219668
Cost
$715
COMP-1237 Excel 2016more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 05, 22 - Apr 05, 22J. Epps219896$555
Feb 01, 22 - Apr 30, 22TBA219897$555
Mar 01, 22 - May 31, 22TBA219898$555
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 05, 22 - Apr 05, 22
Delivery
Instructor
J. Epps
Section
219896
Cost
$555
Dates
Feb 01, 22 - Apr 30, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
219897
Cost
$555
Dates
Mar 01, 22 - May 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
219898
Cost
$555
ACCT-1971 Financial Accounting 1more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 05, 22 - Jul 05, 22B. Young219671$715
Mar 01, 22 - Aug 31, 22B. Young219672$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 05, 22 - Jul 05, 22
Delivery
Instructor
B. Young
Section
219671
Cost
$715
Dates
Mar 01, 22 - Aug 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
B. Young
Section
219672
Cost
$715
ACCT-2043 Financial Accounting 2more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Feb 01, 22 - Jul 31, 22R. Perez219673$715
Location: Online
Dates
Feb 01, 22 - Jul 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
R. Perez
Section
219673
Cost
$715
ACCT-3000 Intermediate Accounting 1more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 05, 22 - Jul 05, 22L. Davidson219676$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 05, 22 - Jul 05, 22
Delivery
Instructor
L. Davidson
Section
219676
Cost
$715
MATH-1020 Statisticsmore info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 05, 22 - May 05, 22N. Nkwonta219684$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 05, 22 - May 05, 22
Delivery
Instructor
N. Nkwonta
Section
219684
Cost
$715

2022 Spring Term - Continuing Education
ACCT-3001 Accounting Softwaremore info
Location: Notre Dame Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 04, 22 - Jun 01, 22M W6:00PM - 10:00PMTBA221288$649
Location: Notre Dame Campus
Dates
Apr 04, 22 - Jun 01, 22
Class days
M W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
221288
Cost
$649
COMM-1023 Basic Business Communicationsmore info
Location: Notre Dame Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 06, 22 - Jun 08, 22W6:00PM - 10:00PMTBA221291$525
Location: Notre Dame Campus
Dates
Apr 06, 22 - Jun 08, 22
Class days
W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
221291
Cost
$525
MATH-1051 Business and Financial Mathematicsmore info
Location: Notre Dame Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 11, 22 - Jun 22, 22M W6:00PM - 10:00PMTBA221294$715
Location: Notre Dame Campus
Dates
Apr 11, 22 - Jun 22, 22
Class days
M W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
221294
Cost
$715
ACCT-1971 Financial Accounting 1more info
Location: Notre Dame Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 11, 22 - Jun 22, 22M W6:00PM - 10:00PMTBA221299$715
Apr 12, 22 - Jun 16, 22Tu Th6:00PM - 10:00PMTBA221298$715
Location: Notre Dame Campus
Dates
Apr 11, 22 - Jun 22, 22
Class days
M W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
221299
Cost
$715
Dates
Apr 12, 22 - Jun 16, 22
Class days
Tu Th
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
221298
Cost
$715
ACCT-2043 Financial Accounting 2more info
Location: Notre Dame Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 05, 22 - Jun 09, 22Tu Th6:00PM - 10:00PMTBA221300$715
Location: Notre Dame Campus
Dates
Apr 05, 22 - Jun 09, 22
Class days
Tu Th
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
221300
Cost
$715
ACCT-3002 Management Information Systemsmore info
Location: Roblin Centre (Prev. PSC)
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 26, 22 - Jun 16, 22Tu Th6:00PM - 10:00PMF. Islam221301$645
Location: Roblin Centre (Prev. PSC)
Dates
Apr 26, 22 - Jun 16, 22
Class days
Tu Th
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
F. Islam
Section
221301
Cost
$645
MATH-1020 Statisticsmore info
Location: Notre Dame Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 11, 22 - Jun 22, 22M W6:00PM - 10:00PMTBA221308$715
 
Location: Roblin Centre (Prev. PSC)
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 05, 22 - Jun 09, 22Tu Th6:00PM - 10:00PMTBA221307$715
Location: Notre Dame Campus
Dates
Apr 11, 22 - Jun 22, 22
Class days
M W
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
221308
Cost
$715
Location: Roblin Centre (Prev. PSC)
Dates
Apr 05, 22 - Jun 09, 22
Class days
Tu Th
6:00PM - 10:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
221307
Cost
$715

2022 Spring Term - Distance Education
COMM-1000 Business Communication 1more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
May 01, 22 - Oct 31, 22TBA225583$655
Location: Online
Dates
May 01, 22 - Oct 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225583
Cost
$655
MATH-1051 Business and Financial Mathematicsmore info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 01, 22 - Sep 30, 22TBA225560$715
Jun 01, 22 - Nov 30, 22TBA225582$715
Location: Online
Dates
Apr 01, 22 - Sep 30, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225560
Cost
$715
Dates
Jun 01, 22 - Nov 30, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225582
Cost
$715
ACCT-3004 Cost Accountingmore info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jun 01, 22 - Nov 30, 22TBA225588$715
Location: Online
Dates
Jun 01, 22 - Nov 30, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225588
Cost
$715
COMP-1237 Excel 2016more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 01, 22 - Jun 30, 22TBA225673$555
May 01, 22 - Jul 31, 22TBA225674$555
Jun 01, 22 - Aug 31, 22TBA225675$555
Location: Online
Dates
Apr 01, 22 - Jun 30, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225673
Cost
$555
Dates
May 01, 22 - Jul 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225674
Cost
$555
Dates
Jun 01, 22 - Aug 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225675
Cost
$555
ACCT-1971 Financial Accounting 1more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
May 01, 22 - Oct 31, 22TBA225591$715
Location: Online
Dates
May 01, 22 - Oct 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225591
Cost
$715
ACCT-2043 Financial Accounting 2more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
May 01, 22 - Oct 31, 22TBA225592$715
Location: Online
Dates
May 01, 22 - Oct 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225592
Cost
$715
ACCT-3000 Intermediate Accounting 1more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
May 01, 22 - Oct 31, 22TBA225595$715
Location: Online
Dates
May 01, 22 - Oct 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225595
Cost
$715
MATH-3001 Statistical Analysismore info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 01, 22 - Jul 31, 22TBA225604$629
Location: Online
Dates
Apr 01, 22 - Jul 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225604
Cost
$629
MATH-1020 Statisticsmore info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
May 01, 22 - Aug 31, 22TBA225602$715
Location: Online
Dates
May 01, 22 - Aug 31, 22
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
225602
Cost
$715

Computer/Laptop Requirements

Online learning is a critical component of course delivery in all Red River College programs. To ensure each student has the tools they need to achieve their academic goals, all Red River College students require, at minimum:

1.  Off-campus access to a current computer with a webcam

2.  A high speed internet connection

• Recommended minimum speed: 10 mbps for download, 3 mbps for upload
• Slower internet connection speeds may result in audio and video issues. Please keep in mind that if others in your home are using the same internet connection at the same time as you are, you may also experience audio and video issues.
• Please refer to https://www.rrc.ca/future-students/computer-requirements/ for further information on Computer Requirements for Students.


Please note that any anticipated costs are not included in Books and Supplies estimates.

Recent Changes

As of January 2020 MATH-1039 Basic Business Mathematics plus MATH-1000 Financial Mathematics will no longer be offered. Students must take MATH-1051 Business and Financial Mathematics.

Transfer Credit Opportunities

CPA Equivalencies Table
Advanced standing in programs as offered by the Society of Management Accountants and the Chartered Professional Accountants (Manitoba) may be given by them. More information is available from these associations. Advanced standing may also be granted in other certificate and diploma programs. A minimum course grade of C+ is required for transfer credits in the CPA program.

See CPA Equivalencies Table

If you wish to transfer credits between programs, check with the department head of the program in which you are seeking credit. You must first satisfy the admission procedure before any course credit transfer can occur.

Only courses with a minimum mark of C will be considered eligible for transfer into this program, whether the courses have been taken at Red River College or at another institution, except for the CPA program, which requires a C+.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process which documents and compares an individual's prior learning gained from prior education, work and life experiences and personal study to the learning outcomes in College courses/programs. For more information, please visit www.rrc.ca/rpl.

Graduate Employment Report

Red River College Polytechnic surveys its graduates on an annual basis to collect data related to the graduates’ employment status, salary, occupation and skill use. In addition, graduates are asked to indicate their level of satisfaction regarding the education they received at Red River College Polytechnic.

Visit www.rrc.ca/numbers/reports/graduate-satisfaction for graduate satisfaction and employment reports.

Graduation Requirements

You must complete your part-time program within four years from the start of the first course in the program, unless otherwise stated in the program outline.

A program GPA of 2.0 (60%) is required to graduate.

You will not be granted more than 75% of your credit requirements for graduation through transfer of credit.

When you have successfully completed all the required courses in this program, be sure to apply for your certificate. For complete details on applying to graduate and convocation, see rrc.ca/convocation.

Questions about graduation? Please call 204-694-1789 or 1-866-242-7073 for assistance.

Graduation with Honours
If you obtain a grade point average (GPA) of 3.8 or better for the program, you will graduate with honours. If you fail any course in the program, you will not be eligible for this honours designation.

Employment Potential

Graduates of the program will be eligible for employment in a variety of areas and roles, including:

  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Financial Assistant
  • Office Administrator

Recent graduates have obtained employment in the following roles:

  • Accountant/Controller
  • Accounting Assistant/Bookkeeper
  • Accounting clerk
  • Accounts Payable clerk
  • Audit Officer
  • Collections Officer
  • Commission Processor
  • Controller
  • Computer Bookkeeper 

For more information on related programs and services, visit Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (HRSDC).

Contact Information

For more information, contact:

School of Continuing Education
E113 - 2055 Notre Dame Ave
Winnipeg, MB   R3H 0J9
Phone: 204-694-1789 or 1-866-242-7073
Fax: 204-633-6489
Email: cde@rrc.ca

Steinbach Campus
Unit 2 - 385 Loewen Blvd.
Steinbach, MB   R5G 0B3
Phone: 204-320-2500
Fax: 204-346-0178
Email: steinbach@rrc.ca

College Support Services

Red River College Polytechnic is committed to student success and provides valuable support services to assist in helping students make the most of their time at RRC Polytech.

Visit www.rrc.ca/supports for more information.

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