The Accounting Department offers a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Accounting, designed to prepare individuals who hold a bachelor’s degree in a field other than accounting for entry into the accounting profession.
Prerequisites (18 units)
Admission to the University with a bachelor’s degree in a field other than accounting with a minimum 2.5 grade point average and completion of the lower division Business Administration core courses listed below.
Submission of transcripts or official grade reports for the above courses to the Department of Accounting for evaluation.
A minimum of 75 units, a minimum 2.5 grade point average, and minimum C grades in all accounting courses are required for completion of the program. Refer to the Undergraduate Studies: General Information chapter of this catalog for general regulations governing all certificate programs.
Note: All other electives require advisor’s approval.
U.S. Department of Education Gainful Employment Disclosure
Program: Accounting Occupations that this certificate program prepares students to enter:
- Accountant; SOC Code 13-2011; www.onetonline.org/link/summary/13-2011.01
- Budget Analyst; SOC Code 13-2031; www.onetonline.org/link/summary/13-2031.00
- Tax examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents; SOC Code 13-2081; www.onetonline.org/link/summary/13-2081.00
- Tax preparers; SOC Code 13-2082; www.onetonline.org/link/summary/13-2082.00 On-time graduation rate for students completing this program:
100% Costs of Attendance for the entire normal duration (six quarters, at two courses per quarter) of this certificate program:
Tuition and Fees: $11,152
Books and Supplies: $3,276 Median loan debt incurred by students who completed this certificate program:
Title IV loans: $0.00 Other educational dept (private educational loans and institutional financing):
$0.00 The job placement rate for students completing the program:
Data not available.