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Honours Bachelor of Commerce - Financial Planning (Co-op)

Seneca College - Newnham
Canada, Ontario, Toronto
Tuition fee CA$19,230 per year

The fees shown here are estimates only for two semesters and are subject to change. The above fee includes tuition (CA$17,927), health insurance and ancillary fees.

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Registration fee CA$390 one-time

The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$90) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).

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Overview

Toronto is the second-largest North American financial hub after New York and employs more than 251,000 people in the financial sector.

This four-year honours degree supports your development of key skills for careers in banking, insurance, and investments. With a focus on financial planning and client service expertise.

You will develop your knowledge and understanding of fintech, business law, accounting, financial advice, and financial crime investigation within the financial services.

Skills

This program equips you with specialization skills to cater all aspects of the banking and insurance sector like product, regulatory, and client service expertise.

Professional Certification

As a student of this program, you will have the opportunity to earn credits toward three industry designations:

  • Personal Financial Planner (PFP) granted by the Canadian Securities Institute (CSI). Graduates will reach the halfway point of this designation and be eligible to receive the Certificate in Financial Services Advice (CFSA).
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP) granted by the Financial Planning Standards Council (FPSC). Graduates will be eligible to challenge the Financial Planning Examination 1 (FPE1).
  • Fellow, Life Management Institute (FLMI) granted by Life Office Management Association (LOMA).

You will also have the opportunity to earn the following industry licenses/credits:

  • CSC – Canadian Securities Course (mutual fund and securities licensing)
  • CPH – Conduct and Practices Handbook (licensing course)
  • IFC – Investment Funds in Canada (mutual fund license)
  • LLQP – Life License Qualification Program (insurance license)

There is an additional cost for certification courses that are included as part of the program curriculum.

Mandatory Degree Co-op

A work experience that includes at least one term in a formal work environment. In most cases, the work term(s) is a paid position that is completed between two academic semesters and requires a minimum of 420 hours of work. Students must be in good standing and meet all identified requirements prior to participating in the work experience. The successful completion of the co-op work term(s) is required for graduation.

Eligibility for participation does not guarantee that a work position will be secured. Additional fees are required for those participating in the mandatory co-op stream regardless of success in securing a work position.

Career opportunities

When you graduate from this program, these are the types of employers waiting for you:

  • Banking
  • Insurance
  • Wealth management
  • Financial planning
  • Fintech
  • Regulatory administration
Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022
Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply Now! Fall 2022
This intake is not applicable
Studies commence
Sep 6, 2022
Apply Now! Winter 2023
Application start
Feb 21, 2022
Application deadline
Oct 31, 2022, 11:59:59 PM
America/Toronto time
Studies commence
Jan 2, 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States