Graduate Certificate in Accounting Foundations
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

Penn State offers this online Graduate Certificate in Accounting Foundations for students who want to expand their knowledge of accounting skills. Valued by organizations, both large and small, private and public, these skills will give you a solid understanding of principles and practices. If you have not taken formal accounting classes but want to enhance your resume and your earning potential, consider this versatile certificate. Subjects covered usually include:

  • Accounting information for the decision-making process
  • Auditing procedures for financial statements
  • Foundations of US tax laws

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Pennsylvania State University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Intended for professionals with a bachelor's degree in a non-accounting field