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O que eu aprenderei?

The three-year Finance – Business Administration advanced diploma program and the two-year Finance – Business diploma program have a common first two years of studies. However, the third year provides a unique opportunity for students to complete a four-week placement in their final semester of study, which will give them a practical finance experience and the opportunity to apply the theories and concepts learned throughout the program.

Through the program and field placement, students will gain the skills and knowledge required to work in the field of financial services. In addition to a foundation in business, learning will be focused on a diverse selection of studies including, personal financial management, tax and retirement planning, investments and estate planning. An emphasis placed on training in financial services in various areas including, financial project management, call centre operations, financial analysis, planning and control, and preparation of financial plans.

You will learn how to:

  • Keep a simple set of books for small businesses using accounting concepts and practices
  • Understand the needs of clients in order to create relevant financial goals that are specific, measurable, actionable, realistic and time-sensitive
  • Examine other countries, businesses and individuals to observe how they tackle the problem of scarce resources in order to satisfy needs and wants
  • Efficiently use industry-standard money management software to perform transactions, keep track of sales and expenses and create financial reports.
  • Efficiently use retirement planning software to forecast retirement scenarios for different situations or clients.

In the third year, you will learn to:

  • Plan, manage, execute and close a project, taking into consideration all project constraints
  • Create and monitor a project using computer software
  • Identify and utilize statistical methods, some of which include frequency distributions; graphic representation of data; probabilities; and linear correlation and regression making extensive use of the statistical capabilities of Microsoft Excel.
  • There are opportunities for graduates to pursue further education qualifications and related licenses.

Specifically, this program may prepare students to complete the following exams and certifications:

  • Canadian Securities Course exam.
  • Financial Planning Exam 1 – a required step toward obtaining a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation.
  • Canadian Investment Funds (IFSE) mutual funds licencing exam and
  • Students will also receive some preparation to write the Life Licence Qualification Program (LLQP) exam certificate required for selling life insurance products.

Career Options:

  • Accounting clerk
  • Budget coordinator
  • Contact centre associate
  • Credit officer
  • Financial advisor
  • Financial analyst
  • Financial planner
  • Investment advisor or broker
  • Insurance representative
  • Mortgage specialist
  • Relationship manager
  • Security analyst

Co-operative education (co-op)

Students in the Business Administration – Finance Advanced Diploma program will be invited to apply to the co-op option during their first year of study. Entrance to the co-op option is limited and the processes for securing a work term are competitive. Students who qualify for co-op will be eligible to complete a four-month, paid work term between the second and third years of their program.

De qual departamento farei parte?

School of Business, IT and Management (BITM)

Opções de estudo

Período integral (6 semestres)

CAD$13.322,00 (R$ 54.801) por ano
Compulsory Ancillary: CAN $1,812
Data de início

6 Janeiro 2021


Durham College

Oshawa campus,

2000 Simcoe Street North,


Ontario (ON),

L1G 0C5, Canada

Requisitos de admissão

Para estudantes internacionais

Students must have the equivalent of an: Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD); Grade 12 English (C or U); Grade 11 mathematics (C, M or U).

English language requirements:

  • Academic IELTS: 6.0, no band score less than 5.5
  • IBT TOEFL: 80, with minimum section scores of 20
  • PTE Academic: 53 minimum overall, no section below 49 L,W,S,R
  • CAEL: Overall scores of 60 with no section below 60
  • DET 105

Os requisitos para o IELTS podem variar de acordo com o curso que você escolher.