Explore Forensic Accounting Undergraduate Certificate
Designed for those interested in the forensic accounting field, Champlain's online forensic accounting certificate provides a foundation of forensic knowledge and accounting expertise. The courses in this certificate are taken alongside Champlain's computer forensics students, providing an opportunity to integrate both disciplines.
This certificate can be taken as a stand-alone program or as part of Champlain's online accounting bachelor's degree program.
Build Your Career Future
We understand how important it is for busy working adults to gain knowledge and expertise quickly, which is why our forensic accounting certificate coursework is applicable to the workplace from day one. Whether you've already earned an undergraduate degree or you're currently pursuing your bachelor's degree, a forensic accounting certificate is a great way to earn a credential in the field, get your resume noticed, and demonstrate proficiency in a focused area of knowledge.
Academic Excellence and Recognition
Regionally accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education
Ranked among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs by U.S. News & World Report
Designated as a Military Friendly School for our commitment to the military community
Named among the top MBA programs by Abound/Colleges of Distinction
Gain New Skills with a Certificate
Accounting careers are expected to see steady growth between 2018 and 2028, with globalization and a growing economy resulting in a high demand for qualified accounting professionals.
*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), 2019
Top Reasons to Pursue a Certificate
- Enter a new field
- Build new skills
- Gain knowledge on your way towards a degree
- Differentiate your resume
- Earn a credential
- Demonstrate proficiency in a focused area of learning
Learn more about Champlain's 100% online forensic accounting undergraduate certificate, designed for working professionals.
Champlain's online forensic accounting courses encompass the top skills needed by today's accounting professionals.
Graduates of the online forensic accounting certificate program will demonstrate the following industry-specific skills, knowledge, and competencies:
- Understand the relationship between technology and information in the accounting profession.
- Able to find and gather digital information for a criminal investigation.
- Demonstrate knowledge of criminal law and its application to cybercrime in the accounting arena.
- Understand accounting and IT internal controls, and how weaknesses in these controls may be fraudulently exploited.
Champlain College Online's accounting faculty, led by Program Director Dr. Linda Miller, are expert practitioners in the field. Their industry expertise ensures that our forensic accounting certificate curriculum is aligned with the needs of employers, and reflects the skills today’s accounting professionals need for success. Classes led by our seasoned experts will give you real-world insight into the world of accounting, and create a rich community of career-focused learning.
Alumni of the Champlain College Online undergraduate certificate in forensic accounting work in corporations, small businesses, government organizations, and nonprofits nationwide, including:
- GE Healthcare
- General Electric
- Mass Mutual Financial Group
- U.S. Department of State
- U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
Titles our alumni hold include:
- Account Executive
- Corrections Officer
- Information Security Analyst
- Principal Software Engineer
- Special Agent
Tuition & Costs
Continuing your education is an investment in your future. Learn more about our affordable tuition rates.
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