Accounting, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

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The program course outline and graduation requirements for this catalog year are listed below.  The department website provides an overview of the program, admission requirements (when applicable), faculty biographies, learning outcomes, and careers: https://www.southernct.edu/academics/accounting/programs 

66 Credits Required

As sequencing changes, it is highly recommended that students meet with their program advisor to finalize a list of requirements for graduation.

Accounting Requirements
27 Credits Required

ACC 200 — Financial Accounting 
ACC 202 — Accounting Spreadsheet Application 
ACC 210  - Managerial Accounting 
ACC 310 — Intermediate Accounting I 
ACC 311 — Intermediate Accounting II 
ACC 350 — Federal Income Taxation 
ACC 370 — Accounting Information Systems 
ACC 410 — Advanced Accounting 
ACC 461 — Auditing 

Accounting Elective
9  Credits Required

Select 3 courses from:
ACC 351 - Federal Income Taxation
ACC 380 - Fraud and Forensic Accounting 
ACC 424 - International Accounting
ACC 450 - Accounting Capstone
ACC 497 - Internship
MBA 575 - Financial Statement Analysis*
MBA 576 - Advanced Income Tax*
MBA 577 - Tax Planning and Research*
MBA 578 - Not-For-Profit and Government Accounting*
MBA 580 - International Accounting Standards*
MBA 581 - Contemporary Accounting Issues*

General Business Elective Courses
30 Credits Required

ECO 100 - Principles of Macroeconomics
ECO 101 - Principles of Microeconomics
FIN 300 - Corporate Finance

Select 7 additional courses from:

*Students may utilize up to 9 credits of MBA courses towards the Certificate Program.

**Up to 30 credits of general business credits may be waived on a case-by-case basis for applicants who hold undergraduate or graduate degrees in business completing equivalent course work.