Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting

Campus Locations Boston, Online
Also available 100% Online Yes
Other Format(s)
Credits Required for Graduation 24
Entry Terms Fall Quarter, Winter Quarter, Spring Quarter, Summer Quarter (excl F1 visa applicants)
Meets International Visa Requirements Yes

Overview

Please Note: Undergraduate classes are moving to semesters beginning Fall 2016. Learn more here.

The Accounting Certificate provides a broad base of knowledge in accounting principals including how to compile, analyze, and prepare critical business and financial records. The program is well-suited for those who are interested in improving their accounting skills for a current management or bookkeeping position or for those who are seeking an entry-level position in the accounting field.

 

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Curriculum

Please Note: Undergraduate classes are moving to semesters beginning Fall 2016. Learn more here.

Students enrolled in the BS Finance and Accounting degree are not eligible for this certificate.

Required Courses

ACC 1001 Financial Accounting 1 3 q.h.
ACC 1002 Financial Accounting 2 3 q.h.
ACC 1403 Managerial Accounting 3 q.h.
ACC 2001 Financial Reporting and Analysis 1 3 q.h.
ACC 2002 Financial Reporting and Analysis 2 3 q.h.
ACC 3102 Financial Reporting and Analysis 3 3 q.h.
ACC 2101 Strategic Cost Analysis 1 3 q.h.
FIN 2801 Principles of Finance 3 q.h.


Required minimum credit hours: 24 q.h.

(Possible transfer credit: 9 q.h.)

 


Admissions Requirements

Below are the official Admissions Requirements for this program.

  • Online application
  • Academic transcripts: submit one of the following
    • Official high school degree
    • Official GED
    • Official associate degree showing degree conferral and date
  • Transfer credit documentation: should be submitted with your application material
    • Academic transcripts from each institution you previously attended:
      • Official U.S. transcripts: if you applied previously earned credit toward your earned associate degree, you must request transcripts from each institution you attended.
      • Official foreign transcripts: must include English translation. We encourage you to submit a course-by-course evaluation of your diploma(s) and transcript(s)
    • College-level examinations: official examination score(s)
    • Military evaluation
  • Proof of English language proficiency: ONLY for students for whom English is not their primary language: English language proficiency guidelines

For general admissions information and recommended admissions deadlines, Undergraduate Admissions.

All requirements must be received prior to review.


Tuition

Estimated total tuition for this program is $9,072.00.

Tuition for individual courses is based on the number of quarter hours. Most courses are 3-6 quarter hours. See Undergraduate Tuition Rates for details.

Use our Tuition Calculator below to see if transfer credit or tuition reimbursement from your employer could reduce your total tuition.

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Please note: The estimated total tuition is based on tuition rates for Academic Year 2016-17 and does not include any fees or other expenses. Some courses and labs have tuition rates that may increase or decrease total tuition. Tuition and fees are subject to revision by the president and Board of Trustees at any time.

*A maximum of 9 quarter hours of graduate- or doctoral-level credit obtained at another institution may be awarded as Advanced Graduate Credit to the Doctor of Education program.

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    Jul 5, 2016 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
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