Public Accounting Certificate
This certificate is designed for post Master's/MBA students who wish to qualify for licensure as a CPA but need additional accounting credits to be eligible under New York State requirements.
Applicants must have successfully completed courses that satisfy undergraduate degree requirements in accounting.
Required Courses for the Certificate
ACC 650 Special Topics in Accounting
ACC 655 Research in Accounting
ACC 660 Advanced Auditing Theory and Practice
ACC 665 Accounting Systems and Fraud Examination
Elective(s) One course or additional courses needed to complete CPA Exam requirements determined in consultation with academic advisor
Students who did NOT major in accounting as undergraduates will need to take additional coursework to comply with New York State mandated prerequisites.
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