Accounting and Financial Management (AFM) degree requirements

In your first-year, you will complete 2 study terms and take 5 courses each term. For both the fall and winter terms of your first year, your required courses will be scheduled for you. Starting July 29, you will be able to view your class schedule on QUEST.

Students beginning studies in Sept 2020 (Class of 2025)

As an AFM student, you'll have a total of 13 electives throughout your 4 years of the undergraduate program. Most of these electives are available in Years 3 and 4, after you've built a foundation in accounting, finance, and business and explored 2 co-op work terms. Your in and out of classroom experiences in Years 1 and 2 will guide you in customizing your 3rd and 4th years to create your own unique career pathway.

With your 13 electives, choose one (or more) Career Interest Specializations and work toward certificates, a minor, or take general interest courses. 

View the 2020-2021  Academic Calendar Degree Requirements for AFM students. 

First year course schedule
Fall (1A) Term Winter (1B) term
Accounting and Financial Management (AFM) 191 (Currently listed as AFM 101)- Introduction to Financial Accounting AFM 102 – Introduction to Managerial Accounting
AFM 132 - Introduction to Business Stages AFM 121 – Introduction to Global Financial Markets
AFM 111 - Professional Pathways & Problem-Solving AFM 113 - Analytic Methods 2 for Business
AFM 112 - Analytic Methods for Business  Speech communication (SPCOM) 111 – Leadership, Communication and Collaboration
Economics (ECON) 101 - Introduction to Microeconomics

BET 100 - Foundations of Entrepreneurial Practice


  • You will automatically be enrolled in your 10 required first year courses as listed above
  • AFM 111, AFM 112, AFM 132, AFM 191, and ECON 101 must be completed in your 1A term

Sequence of courses/degree checklist

CPA and CFA combined path

Sequence of courses: class of 201820192020202120222023, 2024

Degree checklist: class of 2020 , class of 2021 , class of 2022