Prerequisite eligibility can vary slightly from province to province. Course transferability should be confirmed by your provincial association.

CMA Alberta may require academic upgrading if an individual course within the specified prerequisites is not completed with a grade equivalent to 60 per cent or better.

The AU BComm Accounting major is accredited by CMA Canada.  If you complete the program and achieve a minimum of 75%, you are exempt from writing the CMA Canada Entrance Examination.  You may then register directly for the Strategic Leadership Program.

CMA Alberta PrerequisiteAU Course Equivalent
Introductory Management AccountingACCT 355
Intermediate Management AccountingACCT 356
Advanced Management AccountingACCT 454
Corporate FinanceFNCE 370
Introductory Financial AccountingACCT 253
Intermediate Financial AccountingACCT 351 and ACCT 352
Advanced Financial AccountingACCT 451
Human ResourcesORGB 364
EconomicsECON 247 AND ECON 248
Strategic ManagementADMN 404
Information TechnologyCMIS 351 and CMIS 455
StatisticsMATH 215 or MGSC 301
Internal ControlACCT 460
TaxationTAXX 301
MarketingMKTG 396
Operations ManagementMGSC 368 or MGSC 369
Business Law*LGST 369

*Required for any student planning on writing the June 2013 Entrance Exam or any student graduating from an accredited program as of January 2013. Please check with your provincial association.