Lay a solid foundation for your career as an accountant.
You’ll build basic skills in your first year of this major. In second year, you’ll take specialized accounting courses. Plus, you’ll take financial management, business law and business stats. You’ll also choose an elective. 
All of these courses prepare you to earn a Chartered  Professional Accountant (CPA) designation.
Accounting skills are useful if you want to manage a business or start your own. Your skills are a building block in business analysis, financial services and investment management.
Stay 2 more years at Lakeland and earn a Bachelor of Commerce or Management through Athabasca University.