Accounting Analytics, Certificate

Program Director:  Dr. Qianhua Ling, Ph.D.
Accounting Analytics certificate website

Degree Offered


Program Description

Data is an asset, and those who know how to use it are at a significant advantage in the modern economy. The accounting analytics certificate is designed for students and professionals looking to leverage their organization’s data and utilize it in business decision making and risk reduction, while at the same time making progress toward the 150 credits of course work necessary to obtain their Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license. The structure of the program requires no course work during the traditional busy months for accountants and is unique in that it provides foundational knowledge as well as the opportunity to pursue niche topics in government/nonprofit and fraud analytics.

Prerequisites for Admission

Applicants must hold a baccalaureate degree, or its academic equivalent, from an accredited college or university. The undergraduate background must be appropriate to the chosen course of study. Generally, applicants should have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.750 (on a scale of 4.000) in their undergraduate course work.

Application Requirements

Application requirements and the online application link are available through the GSM website.