It consists of a mix of accounting, auditing, investigative, and general business courses. The curriculum is designed to provide students with a well-rounded education that balances theoretical knowledge with practical application.
The program provides practical training in the use of forensic accounting tools and techniques for investigating financial discrepancies and fraud cases.
Real-world case studies and practical exercises are integrated into the program to provide students with hands-on experience. These simulations help them apply their knowledge in realistic scenarios and develop problem-solving skills.
Duration: Bachelor’s degree requires about 8 semesters or 4 years
Program delivery: 12-15 credits per normal semester and 6 credits per summer semester
Internship: Placement on a 3-month internship
Courses: Apart from courses closely related to the program, students take general education courses.
|General Business requirements
Core Courses (36 Credits)
|Accounting Information System
|Principles of Forensic Accounting
|Accounting Data Analytics
|Principles of Auditing
|Financial Crime Investigation
|Global Governance, Risk and Ethics
|Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examinations
|Corporate Fraud and Internal Control
|Investigating Financial Statement Fraud
|Auditing and Assurance
|Applied Professional Accounting Research
Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Auditing and Forensic Accounting program are well-prepared for a variety of career paths, including:
Upon completion of the program, graduates may choose to pursue professional certifications such as Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Public Accountant (CPA), or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) to enhance their credentials and career prospects.
Contact Program Chair Dr. Rene Paquibut for more information.