Feb 22, 2024  
2023-2024 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
2023-2024 School of Graduate Studies Catalog

Graduate Certificate in Accounting

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The Graduate Certificate in Accounting is a variable 9-15 credits program designed to provide students with foundational knowledge in U.S. standards for financial accounting, federal taxation, and auditing. Students may apply credits from the Certificate toward the Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program.

Admission Requirements

Students applying for any of the Graduate Certificate programs in the Bertolon School of Business will be required to have an undergraduate GPA of at least 2.75 from an accredited institution.

Graduate admissions application policy:

  1. Submit online application.
  2. Application Fee. The application fee is determined by the University.
  3. Official transcripts from all undergraduate/graduate institutions.
  4. Two letters of reference.
  5. Submission of a minimum required score on an approved English Proficiency examination as determined by the University.
  6. Statement of purpose.
  7. Resume.


GPA: If an applicant has less than a 2.75 GPA, factors such as date other degree(s) earned, competitiveness of undergraduate institution or educational system, strength of letters of reference, and work experience may be taken into consideration.

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