With Walden’s Graduate Certificate in Auditing, you can gain the skills, knowledge, and professional credentials to advance your career in this specialized and in-demand area of accounting.
This 12-credit certificate program introduces you to graduate-level courses that focus on core content areas critical to professionals in the field of auditing. Discover how to help businesses manage and control risk, comply with rules and regulations, prevent and investigate fraud, and keep sensitive financial information secure.
This program is ideal for students who want to take courses required to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam,* Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) exam, or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) exam. The program also benefits professionals who need continuing education credits to maintain certain professional certifications. Those working in the field of organizational compliance and governance will also be interested in this program of study.
Students can apply credits earned in the certificate program toward Walden’s MS in Accounting program which has earned Specialized Accounting Accreditation from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Students already enrolled in the master’s degree program can apply to receive the embedded certificate after they successfully complete the specified certificate courses during the degree program.
Looking back on my MBA program, it is impossible for me to not recognize the leaps and bounds of progress I have made both personally and professionally.
I liked the convenience of distance learning. As a wife, mom, and career woman, I was unable to sit in a classroom several times per week.
Interaction with other students, feedback from instructors, discussion posts, and the application of assignments make the topics easier to understand.