Accounting Certificate Program - Graduate
There are no application deadlines for the certificate program; they are reviewed continuously, generally taking a few weeks to process. Once admitted, you may start taking classes during the next available term. Candidates must provide an official transcript documenting either an undergraduate degree in business or a Master's of Business Administration (MBA) degree from a regionally-accredited college or university, and a brief personal statement. GMAT scores are not required, but candidates are encouraged to submit a current resume with the application.
Complete 5 courses in Accounting as designated by the program coordinator.
This certificate presently allows you to sit for the CPA exam in the New Jersey. It also allows you to count these courses toward the pursuit of the Montclair State MBA degree. In addition, three of these courses qualify as counting towards the MS in Accounting degree. The courses required for this 15 credit certificate are:
|ACCT 512||Fundamentals of Federal Taxation||3|
|ACCT 520||Contemporary Issues in Financial Accounting I||3|
|ACCT 521||Contemporary Issues in Financial Accounting II||3|
|ACCT 523||Financial Statement Analysis||3|
|ACCT 524||Auditing Concepts and Techniques||3|