Certificate in CPA Examination Preparation
American Public University System

Program Details

The online undergraduate Certificate in CPA Examination Preparation through American Public University provides career-relevant training in accounting.  This high-quality business program is designed for the working professional.  Business students with no prior accounting experience have the opportunity to build on education requirements to take the Certified Public Accountant exam.

Students develop essential skills and knowledge in accounting analysis, financial report preparation, and more.  Studies include organizational information technology components and risks, managerial accounting, audit objective, and other important topics.  This online APU program was built in consultation with industry business leaders, ensuring that students are receiving the highest standard of workplace education.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Previous accounting credit is required.