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Accounting Certificate

This four-course certificate provides the framework for graduate and undergraduate students to understand the foundation of financial, tax and managerial accounting. This knowledge is directly applicable to those currently in accounting roles or those seeking opportunities within the accounting field. Students must complete all four courses with a grade of “C” or better to successfully earn the certificate and/or MAcc prerequisites.

Admission Requirements
Prospective students may be required to complete the non-degree seeking student application. Bachelor of Business Administration students may pursue the certificate. The program will evaluate these students for admission as follows:

  • Students must have an undergraduate degree
  • 2.5 overall & professional GPA
  • Successful completion of Financial Accounting I course
  • Successful completion of Managerial Accounting course

For more information regarding this certificate:
1. Please fill out and submit your contact information via this form. Be sure to select “Accounting – Certificate” as your academic interest.
2. Contact Kelvie Crabb, MAcc coordinator, at kacrabb@ku.edu to make an advising appointment. 

Curriculum
Courses can be taken at the Edwards Campus in a two-semester sequence. Each course is offered once per academic year, and courses are sequential.

Prerequisite Coursework

  • ACCT 200: Introductory or Fundamentals of Financial Accounting*
  • ACCT 201: Introductory or Fundamentals of Managerial (Cost) Accounting*

    *These two courses must be taken prior to starting Edwards Campus coursework.

Certificate Coursework

  • BBA 610: Intermediate (Financial) Accounting I – Fall semester
  • BBA 620: Intermediate (Financial) Accounting II – Spring semester
  • BBA 630: Foundations of Taxation – Fall semester

One of the following

  • BBA 407: Business Processes, Fraud, & Controls – Summer semester
  • BBA 408: Cost Management – Summer semester
  • BBA 640: Principles of Audit - Spring semester

Please note the completion of this certificate is not eligible for federal aid. The certificate is working toward obtaining Title IV eligibility for financial aid. Learn more.


Attend our Jan. 18
Accounting info luncheon.

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Cost per credit hour
Resident or MetroKC Nonresident
$741.75 $1,270.75

Learn more about scholarships and aid.

Questions?

Kelvie Crabb
MAcc Coordinator
785-864-5109
kacrabb@ku.edu

Different state? Same rate.