Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting

Campus Locations Boston, Online
Also available 100% Online Yes
Other Format(s)
Credits Required for Graduation 18
Entry Terms Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Semester
Meets International Visa Requirements No

Overview

Please Note: Undergraduate classes moved to a semester calendar 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

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

Required Courses

ACC 2100 Financial Accounting 3 s.h.
ACC 2200 Managerial Accounting 3 s.h.
FIN 2105 Introduction to Corporate Finance 3 s.h.
ACC 3103 Cost Accounting 3 s.h.
ACC 3201 Financial Reporting and Analysis 1 3 s.h.
ACC 3202 Financial Reporting and Analysis 2 3 s.h.


Required minimum credit hours: 18 s.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 semester hours. Most courses are 3-4 semester hours. See Undergraduate Tuition Rates for details.

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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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Next Term Starts
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 6, 2016 (15- and 7 1/2-week classes)
    Oct 26, 2016 (7 1/2-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 19, 2016 (12- and 6-week classes)
    Oct 31, 2016 (6-week classes)

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