Post-baccalaureate certificate in accounting
Prepare for the CPA exam and earn the credits needed for licensure in Virginia with a post-baccalaureate certificate in accounting. This program is designed for bachelor's degree holders interested in changing careers or gaining expertise in accounting.
As a certificate student, you’ll take classes with undergraduate students in the VCU School of Business. You’ll enjoy all the benefits of being a VCU student, including career fairs and networking, outstanding libraries and study spaces, and access to student organizations.
The certificate program requires a maximum of 48 credit hours, which are divided evenly into two categories: accounting and general business. Choose from a variety of business electives to round out your studies.
Day and evening classes are available, and you can attend on a full- or part-time basis. This program is also available fully online. You may be eligible to receive credit for prior business courses.
- Careers in the field:
- Management accounting
- Public accounting
- Auditing entities in the commonwealth of Virginia
- Financial accounting
- Alumni employers include: