• Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
This two-year Financial Services business diploma program at Centennial College is geared towards those who want to study the industry in-depth while gaining certifications in courses including the Canadian Securities Course (CSC), life insurance (LLQP), mutual funds (IFIC) and retirement planning (RPC).

About

Those who successfully complete the Centennial College Financial Services courses will find themselves prepared for a wide variety of positions, including a customer service representative or an investment advisor.

Career Outlook

  • Personal banking officer
  • Financial analyst
  • Investment advisor
  • Loan counsellor
  • Budget analyst
  • Stock broker
  • Mortgage specialist
  • Financial Planner
  • Retirement Planner

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Financial Accounting 
  • Call Centre Environment
  • College Communication 
  • Applied Business Software 
  • Canadian Financial Services
  • Mathematics of Finance 

                                                                                                                                English Language Requirements

                                                                                                                                You only need to take one of these language tests:

                                                                                                                                • Minimum required score:

                                                                                                                                  80

                                                                                                                                  The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                                                                                                                                • Minimum required score:

                                                                                                                                  550

                                                                                                                                  The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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                                                                                                                                • Minimum required score:

                                                                                                                                  6

                                                                                                                                  The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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                                                                                                                                • Minimum required score:

                                                                                                                                  51

                                                                                                                                  PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

                                                                                                                                Academic Requirements

                                                                                                                                Academic Requirements
                                                                                                                                • Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older)
                                                                                                                                • English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required) or take the Centennial College English Skills Assessment for Admission
                                                                                                                                • Mathematics Grade 11 or 12 C, M or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required) or take a Centennial College Math Skills Assessment for Admission
                                                                                                                                Additional Requirements
                                                                                                                                • Students will be placed in the appropriate English level based on skills assessment results. This may lead to additional courses and require extra time and fees.

                                                                                                                                Tuition Fee

                                                                                                                                • International

                                                                                                                                  13283 CAD/year
                                                                                                                                  Tuition Fee
                                                                                                                                  Based on the original amount of 13283 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
                                                                                                                                • National

                                                                                                                                  2935 CAD/year
                                                                                                                                  Tuition Fee
                                                                                                                                  Based on the original amount of 2935 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
                                                                                                                                We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                                                                                                                                Living costs for Toronto

                                                                                                                                • 1502 - 2570 CAD/month
                                                                                                                                  Living Costs

                                                                                                                                The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

                                                                                                                                Funding

                                                                                                                                Check the programme website for information about funding options.

                                                                                                                                Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

                                                                                                                                The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

                                                                                                                                Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, Studyportals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

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