Postbaccalaureate Certificate in Accounting
Portland State University

Program Details

If you need additional credits beyond your bachelor’s degree to pursue Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure, consider the online Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Accounting. This concentrated program provides Accounting skills to students from any undergraduate background.

Coursework emphasizes applied skills useful in the workplace. You will gain experience with industry-standard accounting software including Tableau and Quickbooks. In addition to pursuing CPA certification, you can use this online program to earn a promotion, expand your job responsibilities, or explore a new career path.

Graduates can find employment in sectors such as:

  • Consulting
  • Corporate accounting
  • Managerial accounting
  • Governmental accounting
  • Nonprofit accounting

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Portland State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)