School of Business and Management

Financial Services

1 year Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Gain highly employable skills and plan for a career in the largest industry in Canada.


Graduates are in high demand across Canada in this diverse and continually-growing sector. You will be trained by industry experts who have strong ties in the business community. This Graduate Certificate program, designed by industry for industry, will train you in key personal financial areas that can lead to limitless job opportunities around the globe.

Your Future Career

  • Investment brokerages
  • Financial planning
  • Insurance companies
  • Banking

What You Learn

  • Canadian Securities course certification
  • Personal financial managementIncome tax
  • Financial planning
  • Estate planning
  • Retirement planning

OSSD or equivalent, Applicants must be a graduate of a college or university diploma or degree program, preferably in Business, or possess equivalent work-related experience in a business or financial setting. If English is not your first language you must either provide proof of English competency or take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS). You must have a minimum overall band score of 5.5 on IELTS, or a minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 213 (computer scored) or 80 IBT (internet based) to be admitted to a postsecondary program at the college. SPP in India requires a minimum of IELTS 6.0

FNS 110 Canadian Securities I
FSA 100 Financial Economics
FSA 110 Sales and Customer Relations
FSA 115 Financial Statement Analysis
FSA 120 Ethics and Compliance
FSA 125 Income Tax
FNS 160 Canadian Securities II
FSA 105 Retirement and Estate Planning
FSA 130 Concepts and Preparation of Financial Planning

1 year Ontario College Graduate Certificate

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Year Tuition Ancillary Fees Material Fee Trip Fee Total
1 $11709.86 $1285 - - $12994.86
Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

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