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Financial Accounting Certificate

Program Details

The online Financial Accounting Certificate program from Lakeland Community College is primarily oriented towards college graduates who wish to acquire education in accounting to advance their present profession, enter a new profession, or sit for the CPA exam. Students do not need any prior education in either accounting or business to enter this certificate program. Courses cover topics in:

  • Financial Accounting 
  • ​Managerial Accounting
  • ​Financial Analysis Using Spreadsheets
  • Auditing
  • Tax Accounting
  • ​Ethics


  • Official high school transcript or GED
  • College transcript (if applicable)
  • ACT/SAT scores or placement test

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission


Lakeland Community College is not authorized to deliver distance education in Delaware, Hawaii, Massachusetts, Utah, and Wyoming.