Accounting & Business Administration

Program Highlights

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128 Carolina Avenue

Stephenville, NL  A2N 2S5

Tel: (709) 643-6444  Fax (709) 643-6083

Adult Learning Center

70 Main Street

Stephenville, NL  A2N 1J4

Tel: (709) 643-6444  Fax (709) 643-6467

The world is experiencing an explosion in the growth of small entrepreneurial businesses.  Small to medium-sized businesses dominate the Canadian landscape.  This program will focus on the material needed to manage a small business and expand that business in a competitive world.

Practical, job-related business studies from the fields of accounting, computer applications, marketing, customer service, and operations will provide a foundation in small business management.


Successful graduates of this program may meet the program requirements to receive:

Program Duration

The program duration is a total of 69 weeks, including a 4 week work term.


Technical Skills



Human Resources

Business Law

Writing a Business Plan


Internal Control

Bookkeeping & Financial Accounting

Intermediate & Management Accounting

Computerized Accounting with Sage 50

Computerized Accounting with Sage 300

Computer Skills

Computer Fundamentals / Keyboarding

Internet Communications


Word Processing Level I & II

Spreadsheets Level I & II

Database Management


Strategies for Student Success

Professional Skills

Career Planning & Preparation

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