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.
Plus choose two courses from the following:
|BU 5590 Budgeting and Fund Accounting||3|
|BU 5600 Federal Taxes and Business Decisions||3|
|BU 5620 Auditing Perspectives||3|
|BU 5227 Accounting Information Systems||3|
|BU 5228 Accounting Research and Communication||3|
|BU 5229 Professional Ethics for Accountants||3|
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
|BU 5110 Managing Organizational Behavior||3|
|BU 5210 Economic Analysis||3|
|BU 5220 The Legal Environment of Business||3|
|BU 5510 Operations Management||3|
|BU 5700 Marketing Techniques||3|
|BU 5720 Seminar in Executive Management||3|