Accounting - Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

The post-baccalaureate accounting certificate prepares students for many career options, including public accounting, management accounting, financial analyst, government accounting, tax accounting, and internal auditing, among others. Accounting is also a basic preparation for fraud examiners, consultants, and managers in non-accounting areas. Students will study foundations in economics, statistics, and social sciences, as well as introductory financial and managerial accounting and management. Students will also study intermediate-level accounting concepts which will include Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) with an introduction to International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), income tax, financial management, business law, cost accounting, and auditing. 

Curriculum: Effective Fall 2021

ACCT 2110Financial Accounting4
ACCT 2130Managerial Accounting4
ACCT 3110Intermediate Accounting I4
ACCT 3120Intermediate Accounting II4
ACCT 3150Income Tax4
ACCT 3202Business Finance2
ACCT 3212Advanced Finance2
ACCT 4120Cost Accounting4
ACCT 4130WAuditing4
BUSI 2012Business Analytics2
BUSI 3502Global Business2
BUSI 3642The Legal Environment of Business2
BUSI 3652Business Law - Contracts2
BUSI 4800Business Portfolio0
Select one of the following courses:4
Advanced Accounting
Accounting Systems
Fraud and Forensic Accounting Seminar
Accounting Practicum
Required Supporting Courses (minimumc grade of C- required)
LEAD 2202Leadership and Influence2
MGMT 2402Principles of Management2
MKTG 2302Introduction to Marketing2
ECON 1080Statistical Analysis for the Social Sciences4
or ECON 1090 Statistical Analysis for Decision Making
ECON 2610Principles of Microeconomics4
ECON 2620Principles of Macroeconomics4
Total Credits62