Program Information

School: Wilfrid Laurier University
Faculty: School of Business and Economics
Degree: Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
Field of Study: Accounting
Economics, General
Description: Our Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Accounting program is CPA-accredited and gives a career advantage to students looking to become an accountant. Unlike most programs in accounting, this one prepares you to understand business and government issues in a data-driven economy at the macro level. Economics courses will provide you with the technical background you’ll need to succeed in today’s marketplace, along with a high-level understanding of how businesses work. Your accounting courses will ensure you are ready to become an accountant, with courses that hone your practical skills.

URL: Economics and Accounting (BA) at Wilfrid Laurier University
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $22,956

Domestic fees range from $6,536–$9,150 International fees range from $22,956–$26,172

Careers: Accountants,Securities Agents, Investment Dealers and Brokers,Financial Planners, Investigators, and Underwriters See More…

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 85 to 89
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  •  Grade12 Calculus and Vectors  or  Grade12 Data Management 

Applicants are required to have an admission range of mid 80s, English at 70%, Advanced Functions at 70%, and either: Calculus and Vectors or Data Management at 70%.

Test Scores:

  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70]