Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting Online Program

Certificate in Accounting

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Take the First Step toward a Rewarding Career with Liberty’s Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting

Liberty University’s 100% online Undergraduate Accounting Certificate will provide you with a foundational knowledge of accounting. Whether you are seeking to improve your skills or taking the first step toward an Accounting Bachelor's degree, our online accounting courses will equip you with the foundational knowledge of finance, business, and management that you need to succeed in many competitive business industries.


Why Choose Liberty’s Online Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting?

Liberty University’s mission is to equip students with a solid understanding of accounting principles through our carefully selected foundational courses. Each course in the online Undergraduate Accounting Certificate is offered with no on-campus requirements, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community while you complete your education. By earning your Undergraduate Accounting Certificate online with Liberty University, you can enter the workforce with invaluable accounting knowledge and skills.


What Will You Learn in the Online Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting?

The online Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting provides six foundational business and accounting courses that will help you transition into an accounting role in your current field, or give you the first steps toward a career in accounting. You will learn how to complete basic transactions and manage general ledger accounts while learning the fundamentals of managerial accounting with an emphasis on financial statement analysis. You will also receive a practical overview of business law and principles of management that will add to your marketability as a future accounting professional. 


Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting Courses

  • ACCT 211 - Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 212 - Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 301 - Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACCT 302 - Intermediate Accounting II
  • BUSI 301 - Business Law
  • BUSI 310 - Principles of Management

Online Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting Program Highlights

  • By earning your Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • You can complete our online Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting in about one semester.

Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee wishing to pursue an Undergraduate Accounting certificate? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $250 for undergraduate (per credit hour)
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

Undergraduate Accounting Certificate Online Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 18 credit hours
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

Online Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting Information and Requirements

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