Online Graduate Certificates

CPA Pathways

Gies College of Business

The 12-credit-hour CPA Pathways Graduate Certificate not only builds the expertise you need to excel as a Certified Public Accountant, it prepares you to sit for the CPA exam. Our accounting faculty review the contents of the CPA Exam regularly to ensure that the curriculum in this program is up-to-date with the latest requirements.

The program, comprised of 12 credit hours, can be completed in as few as eight months.

Courses details

Required courses:

  • ACCY 569: Data Drive Decisions in Account
  • ACCY 576: Data Preparation for Accounting

Elective Courses:

  • ACCY 504: Auditing
  • ACCY 506:Advanced Topics in Accounting
  • ACCY 507:Taxation of Business Entities
  • ACCY 516: Professional Responsibility and Ethics for Accountants
  • ACCY 517: Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation
  • ACCY 577: Machine Learning for Accounting
  • ACCY 578: Accounting Analytics Applications
  • BADM 403: Corporate & Commercial Law
  • MBA 563: Data Toolkit: Business Data Modeling & Predictive Analysis
  • MBA 564: Data Analytics Applications in Business
  • MBA 565: Infonomics