The Online Graduate Accounting Certificate provides an opportunity for students and professionals with a foundational accounting background to further their knowledge and obtain additional coursework necessary for becoming a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
The Online Graduate Accounting Certificate is designed for students and professionals with a foundational accounting background. Students can select 9 to 18 units of online, graduate-level accounting coursework tailored to their educational needs. This certificate will provide advanced accounting courses to supplement foundational knowledge. It also enables students to obtain additional coursework necessary for becoming a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), including optional courses that meet unique CPA requirements for Arizona, California and Texas.
To be eligible for the Online Graduate Accounting Certificate:
Minimum Academic Requirements
4-year Bachelor's Degree
2.75 GPA (4.0 scale)
Students must meet all prerequisite requirements of the program:
- ACCT 200 Introduction to Financial Accounting
- ACCT 210 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
- ACCT 400A Intermediate Financial Accounting I
- ACCT 400B Intermediate Financial Accounting II
- ACCT 420 Introduction to Federal Taxation