Accounting and Financial Decision Making—Online Program, Graduate Certificate

Sharpen your insight into how businesses succeed. Accounting and financial decision-making skills are the foundation of any successful business venture. Individuals with the knowledge and experience to make informed financial decisions are highly valued contributors in businesses across the globe.

In the Graduate Certificate in Accounting and Financial Decision Making, you will have the opportunity to explore topics such as financial statement preparation, value creation, and information analysis. Exposure to decision-making theory will assist your conceptual understanding of how investors, money managers, and corporate managers make economic and financial decisions.

Once you have completed your D’Amore-McKim Graduate Certificate in Accounting and Financial Decision Making, endless opportunities lie ahead. Apply to an eligible master’s degree program and the credits you have already earned may be applied toward that program, or explore new opportunities for career growth.

Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.

Core Requirements

ACCT 6272Financial Statement Preparation and Analysis2.25
ACCT 6273Identifying Strategic Implications in Accounting Data2.25
FINA 6200Value Creation through Financial Decision Making3
MGSC 6200Information Analysis3
MGSC 6204Managing Information Resources1.5

Program Credit/GPA Requirements

12 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required