• A woman is typing on a calculator, providing a visual of the tool that you will use every day while earning an accounting certificate.
    The Accounting Certificate provides the student with the fundamentals of financial analysis and reporting, and develops skills necessary for effective business, management, and organizational operations.

    Accounting Certificate

    The Accounting Certificate from CCU helps you gain a deeper understanding of accounting processes in business, management and organizational operations. The curriculum emphasizes the development of values-based decision-making skills that make you a more valuable asset in the workforce. Course content for the Certificate in Accounting online program has practical application in a variety of fields, from tax accounting to non-profit and government accounting.

    Topics of CCU's online accounting classes include corporate financial accounting (including the accounting cycle), financial statements, budgeting and tax accounting. You can customize your Certificate in Accounting by choosing two electives based on your needs and interests.

    The Accounting Certificate is available as a stand-alone program, or students may transfer 12 credits from the certificate to a CCU bachelor's degree in Accounting. The Accounting Certificate can also be used to supplement a CCU bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Information Systems Management, or Organizational Management in Christian Leadership, Human Resources Management, or Project Management.

    For more information on how you can earn your Certificate in Accounting from CCU, please contact us today!

    Degree Quick Facts

    • 12 credit hours
    • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
    Class Format:

    Classes are typically completed in 5-week blocks.


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