Accountancy (MAcc)

This program is designed for graduates of Goodman’s BAcc program, as well as students who have completed CPA Canada’s PEP content to the end of Core 2. This program will start you on the path to the Common Final Exam (CFE) and your CPA designation.

The Master of Accountancy (MAcc) program encourages the development of critical thinking, analysis and communication skills. The program prepares you to become a strategic and well-rounded professional in accounting and provides you with advanced coursework covering the CPA elective modules of Assurance, Tax, Finance and Performance Management. In addition, our program covers the content for Capstone 1 and 2 which provides you with the necessary integration and case analysis skills to prepare you for successful completion of the Common Final Exam (CFE).

This is not a funded program.

Entry point:

January

Duration:

Course based – Eight months / 10 courses (full-time)

Application deadline:

The application review begins February 1 of each year and applications will be reviewed until the program is full. We encourage you to apply early, due to the competitive nature of the program.

Pre-Admission Assessments

We are happy to review your Brock transcript or CPA assessment and IELTS/TOFEL score (if applicable), before you apply to our MAcc program.

A pre-admission assessment is the best way of assessing your eligibility/competitiveness for the MAcc program.

To request a free pre-admission assessment, log-in/ create an account on Goodman’s Graduate Portal and click on ‘Pre-assessment’ in the left-hand navigation. Brock students will need to provide their student ID number with their request and non-Brock students will need to upload their CPA assessment with their request.


Admission requirements

  • MINIMUM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
    • Four year Goodman bachelor’s degree in Accounting (BAcc) or completion of all CPA Canada courses to the end of PEP Core module 2.
      *Please note that international degrees/credentials obtained outside of Canada will not qualify for admission into the MAcc program.
    • Minimum 75 per cent academic average in last two years of undergraduate study
    • Minimum 75 per cent academic average in key accounting prerequisite courses (with no grade below 60)
    • Minimum English language Proficiency score (if applicable):
      • TOEFL iBT: 105
      • Academic IELTS: 7.5
  • APPLICATION DOCUMENTS (all documents must be submitted electronically)
    • Online OUAC application
    • Application fee ($130 CAD)
    • Scanned original transcripts from all post-secondary institutions
    • Two academic references provided by business faulty members
    • Statement of interest
    • Resumé
    • Scan of official TOEFL, IELTS or PTE score (if applicable)