Eligibility Requirements

All students registering for School of Business graduate courses must have graduate standing.  Non-degree student status is not available. 

Full eligibility and admission requirements can be viewed on the program website.


Students may use the credits completed as part of their graduate degree requirements in accordance with program requirements and AP.6 Graduate Policies. A maximum of 3 graduate credits taken at another institution can be transferred to the graduate certificate. The time limit for completion is four years from the date of admission to the graduate certificate. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.00 to complete the certificate. 

Banner Code: BU-CERG-GACT

Certificate Requirements

Total credits: 12

This certificate may be pursued on a full-or part-time basis.

Required Courses

ACCT 672Governmental and Nonprofit Accounting 13
or ACCT 792 Seminar in Accounting
ACCT 611Advanced Issues in Managerial Accounting3
ACCT 742Governance and Ethics3
ACCT 772Federal Accounting and Reporting3
Total Credits12