New Accounting and Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination Graduate Certificates at SNHU Provide Entrees into Diverse Career Options

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Students enrolling in SNHU's online or on campus Accounting or Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination graduate certificate programs, will receive a solid foundation in accounting principles and practices to prepare them for entry-level accounting positions in nearly every industry

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Accounting is one of the largest growth occupations in the economy, with about 212,400 new jobs expected over the projections decade." according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Accounting Graduate Certificate

SNHU’s graduate certificate in accounting is a first step toward a variety of professional certifications. Completion of the certificate may lead to new career opportunities in public and private accounting. All courses taken in the certificate program may be applied toward an M.S. in accounting.
Students will learn:

  •     cost behaviors and alternative cost systems for management planning and control.
  •     theory and practice of financial accounting that adhere to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
  •     the audit process, from engagement planning to performing the financial audit.
  •     advanced topics in accounting.
  •     the theory and practice of federal income taxation of individuals.

Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination Graduate Certificate
As one of the fastest growing fields of accounting (according to U.S. News & World Report), an education in the intricacies of Forensic Accounting combines accounting principles with the detection and prevention of fraud against the government, corporations, organizations and individuals.

Combine an eye for detail with a background in accounting basics and legal concepts while students learn from expert faculty. The curriculum and their faculty expertise will prepare students for specific accounting practices:

  •     Investigating mergers and acquisitions
  •     Tax investigations
  •     Economic crime investigations
  •     Civil litigation support
  •     Specialized audits
  •     Terrorist investigation

SNHU, based in Manchester, NH, has a long tradition of educating accounting professionals.
With its first online offering in 1995, the online degree programs at SNHU continue meeting the needs of today’s students while at the same time ensuring educational quality and real-world applicability.

Visit Southern New Hampshire University to learn more about the MS in Accounting degree.


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