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University of Ottawa Honours Bachelor of Commerce Accounting Specialty Transfer Credit Policy


CGA Ontario Courses 

University Equivalent 

Financial Accounting Fundamentals (FA1) 

ADM 1340/1740 

Introduction to Financial Accounting

Micro and Macro Economics (EM1) 

ECO 1104/1504
ECO 1102/1502

Introduction to Microeconomics
Introduction to Macroeconomics

Business Law (LW1) 

ADM 3360/3760

Business Law 

Financial Accounting: Assets (FA2) 

ADM 2342/2742

Intermediate Accounting 1 

Business Quantitative Analysis (QU1) 

ADM 2303/2703
ADM 2304/2704

Statistics 1
Statistics 2

Management Accounting Fundamentals (MA1) 

ADM 2341/2741

Managerial Accounting 

Business Communication (CM1) 

Two half-credit courses required. Any two of the following: business communications, effective writing or an English course such as ADM 2381/2781.  

Financial Accounting: Liabilities and Equities (FA3) 

ADM 3340/3740 

Intermediate Accounting 2 

Corporate Finance Fundamentals (FN1) 

ADM 2350/2750 

Finance 1

Managing Information Systems (MS1) 

ADM 2372/2772

Computing Applications in Management

Accounting Business Case (BC1) 

To be eligible for a transfer credit in BC1, you must obtain transfer credits in FA1, FA2, FA3, CM1, MA1, MS1, FN1 and have a business degree or diploma. All requirements must be completed prior to enrolment in the CGA program.  


Advanced Management Accounting (MA2) 

ADM 3346/3746

Cost Accounting

Personal and Corporate Taxation (TX1) 

ADM 3345/3745
ADM 4344/4744

Taxation 1
Taxation 2

External Auditing (AU1) 

ADM 3349/3749
ADM 4346/4746

Auditing Theory
Accounting Information Systems Auditing

Accounting Theory and Contemporary Issues (AT1) 

ADM 4342/4742

Accounting Theory 

Financial Accounting: Consolidations and Advanced Issues (FA4) 

ADM 4348/4748
ADM 4349/4749

Special Topics in  Financial Accounting 
Advanced Accounting


*Advanced External Auditing (AU2)

ADM 4341/4741

Advanced Auditing

*Advanced Corporate Finance (FN2) 

ADM 3350/3750

Corporate Finance Policy

*Advanced Personal and Corporate Taxation (TX2) 

ADM 4344/4744

Taxation 2


A grade of “C+” is required in each of the equivalent courses in order to obtain a transfer credit.
*Challenge Examination  

For more information, please contact Associate Professor, Richard Bozec by phone at (613) 562-5800 ext. 4739, or by email at

Transfer credit policies are subject to change without notice.