Program Requirements

Learning to detect and prevent fraud

The forensic accounting certificate is a 12-hour program consisting of advanced accounting courses specific to issues of fraud detection, prevention and litigation support.

To receive your certificate in forensic accounting, you must take the following courses:

Required courses   (12 hrs)

Course CodeCourse Title Credit Hours
ACC 754 Forensic Accounting: Litigation Support and Expert Witnessing 3 hrs
ACC 752 Fraud Examination 3 hrs
ACC 751 Information Systems Auditing 3 hrs
Select one of the following:
ACC 741 Advanced Accounting and Management Information Systems 3 hrs
ACC 750 Advanced Auditing 3 hrs
ACC 794 Internship (Forensic Accounting related) 3 hrs
ACC 796 Independent Study (Forensic Accounting related) 3 hrs