The Graduate Certificate in Professional Accounting program prepares business students for entering into the professional accounting field. They designed this program for individuals and senior or mid-level managers seeking increased job opportunities or career changes. The professional accounting program provides students with additional education and training in taxation, auditing, litigation, accounting principals and practices, and other courses. Some of the courses in the professional accounting program include Professional Auditing, Federal Taxation, Intermediate Financial Accounting, and Accounting for Managers. A graduate certificate in professional accounting prepares graduate students for career opportunities that include such areas as controllership, accounting and finance, in both small and large businesses. Others graduate students enter into private practice.
All organizations, businesses and even no-profit organizations require the services of professional accountants, so students with a graduate certificate in professional accounting are always in great demand.