Accounting Advisory (Adv Cert)

More firms are expanding their client accounting advisory services and are looking for ways to develop their staff with the skills they need to deliver high quality service to clients.  The program targets these changing skills requirements by educating students in core competencies in fundamental client accounting service deliverables. The course contents include competencies in the following areas:

  • Workflow analysis and design
  • Effective consultative client interactions
  • How to stay abreast of emerging technologies
  • Successfully onboarding clients
  • Performing impactful client assessments

The program focuses on the key elements to unlocking internal audit’s full potential, and validates one’s ability to provide advice and assurance on risk management to audit committees and executive management.

This certificate requires the following courses:

Course Title Credits
ACGB 7125Financial Statement Analysis3
ACGB 7128Advanced Financial Statement Analysis3
ACGB 7176Planning and Managing the Audit3
ACGB 7140Valuation of Intangibles3
ACGB 719JIndustry Analysis and Strategic Planning3
or ACGB 719B Forensic Accounting
Total Credits15

These courses may also be taken as a track for students in the M.S. in Professional Accounting program.