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Harvard University

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Harvard University is a private institution in Cambridge, Massachusetts, just outside of Boston. This Ivy League school is the oldest higher education institution in the country and has the largest endowment of any school in the world.

Certificate

Accounting Certificate

Learn how to compile, analyze, and prepare critical financial information for a range of business initiatives. Through this professional graduate certificate, you develop basic knowledge in accounting for application in a range of industries and professions.

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Columbia University

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Columbia University has three undergraduate schools: Columbia College, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), and the School of General Studies. This Ivy League, private school guarantees students housing for all four years on campus in Manhattan’s Morningside Heights neighborhood in New York City.

Certificate

Business

Established at Columbia University in 1996, the Business Certificates are ideal for individuals seeking a foundation in business fundamentals, such as those who plan to pursue an MBA and professionals who want to enhance their knowledge in a specific area of business.

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Stanford University

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The sunny campus of Stanford University is located in California’s Bay Area, about 30 miles from San Francisco. The private institution stresses a multidisciplinary combination of teaching, learning, and research, and students have many opportunities to get involved in research projects.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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Duke University

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Located in Durham, North Carolina, Duke University is a private institution that has liberal arts and engineering programs for undergraduates. The Duke Blue Devils sports teams have a fierce rivalry with the University of North Carolina—Chapel Hill Tar Heels and are best known for their outstanding men’s basketball program.

Certificate

Management Accounting

Through a partnership with The Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), Duke is proud to offer the Online CMAexcel Program, a review program for the CMA certification exam put forth by the IMA.

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Northwestern University

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Northwestern University is a private school in Evanston, Ill., about 30 minutes outside of Chicago. Undergraduate students have more than 70 options for majors or can design their own non-traditional degree program.

Certificate

Fundamentals of Accounting Certificate Program

The Fundamentals of Accounting certificate provides students with a solid foundation in the principles and practices of accounting, including financial reporting and taxation, through online introductory and intermediate courses. The program prepares individuals who have budget responsibilities or who aspire to accounting and budgeting work.

CPA Exam Preparation Program

Students who wish to sit for the CPA exam in Illinois and other states can meet their accounting course requirements by completing the CPA Preparation certificate. This program consists of 12 units (equivalent to 30 semester hours) to meet the requirements of the new CPA requirements that were implemented in July 2013.

Advanced Accounting Certificate Program

The Advanced Accounting Certificate program is designed for students who have completed the Fundamentals of Accounting concentration or equivalent course work. The courses in this online program provide in-depth and advanced knowledge of a range of topics, from auditing to income tax to research and communication.

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University of California—Berkeley

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The University of California—Berkeley overlooks the San Francisco Bay in Berkeley, Calif. Students at this public school have more than 700 organizations to get involved in, including more than 55 fraternity and sorority chapters.

Certificate

Accounting

With accounting, you’re part of a field with significant potential-28 percent job growth by 2018-according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. And as new Certified Public Accountant (CPA) educational requirements and updated International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) come to the fore, the need for additional expertise to implement global standards is crucial.

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Georgetown University

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Georgetown University is the oldest Catholic university in the country. The school’s location in Washington, D.C. gives students many opportunities for internships throughout the nation’s capital.

Master’s Degree

Master of Science in Finance (MSF)

Georgetown University’s Master of Science in Finance (MSF) online program transforms today’s best financial professionals into rising industry leaders. Created by the distinguished faculty of the McDonough School of Business, this world-class curriculum and revolutionary online learning platform delivers the essential skills to take your finance career to the next level.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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University of California—Los Angeles

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The University of California—Los Angeles is just five miles away from the Pacific Ocean. The public institution offers more than 3,000 courses and more than 130 majors to undergraduate students.

Certificate

Charter School Policy, Finance, and Administration Certificate

UCLA Extension’s Charter School Policy, Finance, and Administration (CSPFA) Certificate is a new online specialized training program that aims to address the expanding need for charter school leadership training and support and will help school leaders to develop capacity in a range of essential skill sets.

General Business Studies Certificate with Concentration in Taxation

The General Business Studies Certificate with Concentration in Taxation is a 36-unit program offered by the Department of Business, Management, and Legal Programs and is intended for individuals whose unique personal interest or profession requires them to take a series of courses in management with a focus on taxation.

Accounting Certificate

The program is designed for students who are preparing to sit for the CPA Examination by fully meeting the educational requirements for this nationally administered examination. In addition, the program provides relevant coursework for students considering the CMA®, CIA®, and CFA® certifications.

Personal Financial Planning Certificate

This certificate program fulfills the educational component of the CFP® certification, covering the core topics that are the basis for the CFP® Certification Examination. The program is designed to successfully prepare students for this exam by focusing on the common body of knowledge that lies at the foundation of personal financial planning.

Government Cost Estimating and Pricing Certificate

This program is designed for personnel who are involved in the estimating, preparation and/or evaluation of cost proposals, including estimators, project managers, pricers, business managers, price analysts, auditors and cost analysts. The courses cover all aspects of the cost proposal and evaluation cycles.

Online Series in Investment Banking

The Online Series in Investment Banking provides a broad and comprehensive curriculum that exposes students to the many facets of the investment banking industry. The concepts and analytical tools offered in this sequential program lay the critical groundwork for graduating college seniors who are planning on pursuing a career on Wall Street in corporate finance, equity analysis, or investment.

Certificate in Finance with a concentration in Credit Analysis and Management

This program is ideal for working financial professionals who want to expand their current career prospects, individuals who are looking for a career transition into a credit management position, or for recent college graduates who are planning to pursue careers in the financial industry or need specific course work in finance for pre-MBA requirements.

General Business Studies Certificate with Concentration in Taxation

The General Business Studies Certificate with Concentration in Taxation is a 36-unit program offered by the Department of Business, Management, and Legal Programs and is intended for individuals whose unique personal interest or profession requires them to take a series of courses in management with a focus on taxation.

General Business Studies Certificate with Concentration in Personal Financial Planning

The General Business Studies Certificate with Concentration in Personal Financial Planning is a 36-unit program offered by the Department of Business, Management, and Legal Programs and is intended for individuals whose unique personal interest or profession requires them to take a series of courses in management with a focus on personal financial planning.

General Business Studies Certificate with Concentration in Finance

The General Business Studies Certificate with Concentration in Finance is a 36-unit program offered by the Department of Business, Management, and Legal Programs and is intended for individuals whose unique personal interest or profession requires them to take a series of courses in management with a focus on finance.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.

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University of Southern California

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Undergraduates study in the College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences at the University of Southern California, a private school based in Los Angeles. The USC Trojans compete in the NCAA Division I Pac-12 Conference and are particularly competitive in football.

Master’s Degree

Master of Science in Financial Engineering

The MS in Financial Engineering program trains graduate students with Engineering, Applied Mathematics or Physics backgrounds to apply mathematical and engineering tools to finance.

Master of Business Taxation

This 30-unit degree consists of ten, three-unit courses. Students complete five required courses, then choose five additional tax electives.

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University of Virginia

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University of Virginia is a public institution that was founded in 1819. The school has 55 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students, and the student-faculty ratio at University of Virginia is 15:1.

Certificate

Certificate in Accounting

The undergraduate Certificate in Accounting prepares individuals to assume greater responsibility for the accounting function by providing a foundation in accounting, auditing, taxation, commercial law, and managerial finance.

Course

Course Catalogue

This institution offers a wide variety of individual courses for credit. Many of the classes offered in degree programs are made available separately, across multiple areas of study. Use this listing to view full details of the university’s online course options.