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The online Certificate in Accountancy program from Western International University is the ideal option for those individuals with bachelor's degree in different fields who are looking to develop the knowledge and the skills that are needed for working with changing accounting trends or complex financial statements.

This online certificate in accountancy offers students a flexible option for enhancing their credentials in order to furthering their career as well as increase their versatility in the eyes of current or potential employers, whether or not you plan to take the CPA exam.

During the course of this program, students will participate in a number of online accounting courses that cover topics, such as:

  • Business Mathematics
  • Economic Theory
  • Quantitative Methods for Decision Making
  • Financial Accounting
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Governmental Fund Accounting
  • Forensic Accounting and Theory
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Portfolio Management
  • Foundations of Financial Markets and Institutions
  • Human Resources Management
  • Organization Theory and Behavior
  • Management of Small Business
  • Consumer Behavior Issues and Analysis
  • Consumer Communications and Sales Management

Whatever discipline you've studied, this WIU certificate will prepare you for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.

Undergraduate degree or equivalent with cumulative 2.75 GPA; U. S. citizen, permanent resident, or visa allowing U.S. study; English proficiency; application form/fee; official transcript with undergraduate degree posted and for any transfer credits.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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