Online Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting

Explore Our Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting

鶹 Online’s Forensic Accounting Graduate Certificate will program provide you with the necessary skills to prepare for a career in investigative accounting and fraud prevention. Courses in the graduate certificate in forensic accounting program are taught by practicing forensic accountants and focus on synthesizing accounting, auditing, computer, and investigative analyses into coherent, defensible conclusions.

Coursework for the certificate in forensic accounting can be completed entirely online for this 18-credit hour program. Credits you earn through this program may be applied to the Master’s in Forensic Accounting.

Choosing the right online university for your graduate certificate in forensic accounting is an important investment in your future.

  • Convenient, online sessions for working adults
  • Personalized attention and accomplished faculty with real world experience
  • Career-focused programs that provide specialized skills for growing industries
  • Accessible and affordable with financial aid options
  • Apply credits to our equivalent online master’s degree program

Admissions Requirements/Tuition 

  • Completion of bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Undergraduate major in Accounting OR advanced coursework/professional work experience in Accounting.
  • Official college transcripts from all previous academic work. If the transcripts are from an institution located outside of the United States, students must submit an official course-by-course transcript evaluation from an organization that is a current member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). A member list is available on the .
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in past academic work.
  • Personal statement.
Tuition RateStandard
Per Credit / Per Course (3-Credits)$705.00 / $2,115.00
  • 鶹 offers a partnership tuition rate through our relationships with local community colleges, hospitals, and organizations. A full list of our partners can be found here.
  • 鶹 Online has simplified the cost of your education by eliminating all fees. 
  • Students are eligible to apply for federal financial aid for this certificate program.


Students must complete the following courses:

  • FSCOR 601 Foundations of Justice
  • FSINV 600 Investigative Techniques/Interviewing
  • FSAAC 624 Fraud: Accounting
  • FSAAC 640 Business Valuation
  • FSLAW 668 White Collar Crimes
  • FSAAC 626 Investigation and Analysis: Auditing OR FSAAC 628 Investigation and Analysis: Tax

Forensic Accounting Master’s Degree Option

Stevenson offers a fully-online master’s degree program for those interested in advancing their career in Forensic Accounting. 

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