University of Louisville

Online Learning

Certificate in Accounting



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Online

Program Description:

Start or advance your accounting career with a Certificate in Accounting, offered 100% online by the University of Louisville’s College of Business.

The online Certificate in Accounting Program (CAP) is intended for individuals who have a non-accounting bachelor’s degree and want to pursue an accounting career, but are not interested in completing a second undergraduate degree. This certificate can help working professionals in various industries gain the necessary education credentials to enter the accounting field or move into managerial and executive positions.

The accounting certificate program can prepare you for a career in public accounting (CPA), as well as accounting in for-profit, not-for-profit and governmental organizations. With 6 credit hours of accounting prerequisites and 21 credit hours of accounting-focused curriculum, you will have sufficient accounting credit hours to sit for the CPA exam in Kentucky.



Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 21

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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