The Accounting certificate prepares today’s graduate student with a deeper understanding of practical accounting skills valued by management. If you have ever considered a career in accounting or want to supplement your current accounting knowledge or credits toward certification, this is an opportunity to explore this integral area of business.

Getting started is easy, just complete the online application for admission and provide a transcript showing the successful completion of a bachelor’s degree or higher and a current résumé. No admissions tests are required. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required to complete the graduate certificate.

Use the Course Planning Matrix to see when graduate business courses will be offered.

Required Courses

Plus choose two courses from the following:

Total for Accounting Certificate – 12 credits

Did you know that you can apply your Accounting certificate credits toward your MBA?

By completing the two cornerstone courses and an additional six functional core courses, you can roll your Accounting certificate into a full 36-credit MBA. No admissions tests are required and financial aid is available for qualified students.

Cornerstone Courses – 6 credits

Additional MBA Core Courses – 18 credits

Total for MBA in General Management with a certificate in Accounting – 36 credits minimum