Graduate Certificate in

Financial Accounting and Reporting

Get a Competitive Edge in the Accounting Field

This 15-unit certificate provides fundamental accounting knowledge that can provide a competitive edge and increased career potential. This certificate my fulfill the education requirements to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Exam.

Students who complete the certificate and choose to pursue a graduate accounting degree may have certain graduate requirements waived upon review by the School of Accounting.

Ways to Learn

Online
San Francisco
Hybrid

Estimated Cost

Admission Events


ACCTG 301
Introduction to Accounting Standards
ACCTG 301A
Intermediate Accounting I
ACCTG 301B
Intermediate Accounting II
ACCTG 310
Auditing
ACCTG 360
Federal Taxation

All co-requisites, prerequisites, and proficiencies must be satisfied.

All courses must be taken at Golden Gate University with an overall B average (3.00 grade-point average) or better. Each course must be completed with a letter grade of C- or better.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Please note that some courses taken as part of certificate programs will have prerequisites. These prerequisites must be satisfied (through transfer of equivalent coursework or through taking the courses at Golden Gate) before the certificate courses can be completed.

Read more about Admission Requirements to Certificate Programs

ACCOUNTING DEPARTMENT

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