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Master of Business Administration / Forensic Accounting

Program Details

Designed for professionals who want to expand their careers in the growing field of forensic accounting, the MBA in Forensic Accounting online courses provide a logical, systematic examination of the detection and prevention of financial fraud. Classes are taught by seasoned professionals who stay current on what’s applicable in today’s business world.

Along with acquiring overall business acumen through the core curriculum, you’ll learn how to:

  • Detect, investigate and prevent fraud and recover assets
  • Apply forensic accounting and fraud examination practices to civil and criminal matters
  • Identify common fraud schemes and scams
  • Review, detect and investigate possible financial statement fraud by addressing such topics as income smoothing, off-balance sheet financing, fictitious sales/revenue and understatement of liabilities
  • Utilize interview principles and techniques
  • Find and access public records for investigations
  • Use data analysis programs and other technology to help detect and investigate fraudulent activities


  • A bachelor’s degree is required
  • Other application materials may be required

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)