Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting
Northeastern University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting is designed to help students master a range of techniques for identifying, collecting, and examining evidence of accounting fraud and abuse.  Students will learn to identify misrepresentations on financial statements, learn how to reconstruct transactions, and learn to recognize tax evasion, as well as learning about related issues such as investigative accounting and litigation support.  Courses include Forensic Accounting Principles, Dissecting Financial Statements, Investigative Accounting and Fraud Examination, and Litigation Support.


  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities previously attended
  • Statement of purpose
  • Professional resume
  • Two letters of professional recommendation
  • Official TOEFL or IELTS scores (if applicable)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education