Certificate in Forensic Accounting

A comprehensive graduate certificate program designed to prepare accounting students for the "certified financial forensic" credential.


With this certificate program GGU provides the technical knowledge needed by both attorneys and accountants working in the forensic field. An advisory board of subject-matter experts designed the forensic accounting curriculum which includes courses in bankruptcy and insolvency, economic damages, fraud investigations, stakeholder disputes, valuation, and lost profits. While the main aim is the CFF credential, forensic courses are eligible for CPE and MCLE credit, as well.


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 GGU before the certificate courses can be completed.

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Accounting Courses: $2,805 per 3-unit course.

Tuition varies for other courses. See Tuition & Fees for details.


This program is offered at the following locations: