Computerized Financial Management – AEC LCA.AB

Program Start Date: September 16, 2019 (program full)

Next Program Start Date: T.B.A.

It is mandatory to attend an Information Session if you wish to be considered for the program.  To be notified when the next information session has been scheduled, please complete the form under the “Info session” tab below.

 This program is funded by Emploi-Quebec. Please contact an agent at your Emploi-Quebec Office (CLE) to have your eligibility assessed.  Refer to contract #608118-0.


Program Objectives:

This program trains students as technicians in the field of accounting and finance. Successful graduates will intervene in all stages of the accounting cycle and provide technical support for all tasks related to accounting.

Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:

  • Understand the business environment
  • Produce manual accounting reports
  • Produce computerized accounting reports
  • Produce financial statements
  • Apply computer technology to the business environment
  • Contribute to business decisions
  • Understand the Canadian and Quebec tax laws
  • Communicate effectively in business situations
  • Integrate the workforce in the fields of accounting and finance

Program Competencies

–       Acquire an overall view of the business world
–       Apply mathematics in the context of accounting and management
–       Communicate and interact in a management context using a client-based approach
–       Apply fundamental computer skills in accounting in a business environment
–       Use current software applications for business management
–       Produce a computer application to meet a need for administrative information
–       Analyze and process data in an accounting cycle
–       Analyze and process data related to specialized accounting
–       Assure the implementation of a computerized accounting system and support for day-to-day operations
–       Use legal sources applicable to administrative and commercial situations.
–       Participate in the financial analysis of investments and financing projects
–       Contribute to the planning , budget control and performance measurement of the company’s activities
–       Contribute to the management of the working capital
–       Participate in  the cost accounting process for goods , services or activities
–       Provide technical support for income tax procedures
–       Contribute to the internal audit and inspection of company operations
–       Communicate in English in a business environment
–       Ensure integration to the workforce
–       Apply knowledge and skills related to accounting and finance in a business environment


According to the government of Canada, the employment outlook for graduates is very favorable. Job prospects are very interesting in the greater Montreal area.

Small and medium enterprises as well as large companies are constantly looking for qualified individuals to perform different accounting tasks using computerized tools.

For more information in the job outlook, please consult the following website :

Examples of Occupational Titles:
-Accounts payable or receivable clerk
-Payroll or accounting clerk
-Accounting technician
-Assistant to the controller

& Schedule

410-A03-AB Introduction to Business 45
201-A03-AB Business Mathematics 45
420-A04-AB Introduction to Computers 60
410-234-AB Business Computer Applications 60
410-A24-AB Business Computer Applications II 60
410-114-AB Accounting I 60
410-214-AB Accounting II 60
410-314-AB Computerized Accounting I 60
410-B14-AB Computerized Accounting II 60
410-514-AB Accounting III 60
410-423-AB Law in Business 45
410-244-AB Finance I 60
410-444-AB Finance II 60
410-334-AB Management  Accounting 60
410-B54-AB Internal Control 60
410-B64-AB Cost Accounting 60
410-624-AB Tax 60
410-513-AB Customer Service 45
410-B03-AB Business Communications 45
410-643-AB Job Search 45
410-B74-AB Stage 270

Program Schedule: Monday to Friday 09:00-16:00

The program is offered over four (4) semesters – 14 months (including training in class and an 8-week work term in industry).

& Fees


  • Fulfill AEC admission requirements
  • Mathematics 514 or equivalent
  • Interview with the Selection Committee
  • A working knowledge of French and English is an asset

This program is funded by Emploi-Quebec. Please contact an agent at your Emploi-Quebec Office (CLE) to have your eligibility assessed.  Refer to contract #608118-0.


  • Application fee – $30.00 ( non-refundable )
  • Registration – $117.00 per semester (4 semesters)
  • Books – $1000.00 (approx.)


Please complete the following form.


Next Program:

 September 16, 2019 (program full)


Information Session:



Brittain Hall building/John Abbott College
Room: to be posted
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