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Overview

Whether your goal is to sit for the CPA exam, deepen your accounting knowledge skills, or position yourself for a better job, Capella's online Undergraduate Certificate in Accounting can help you meet your aspirations. Gain the foundational accounting knowledge you need to prepare for career opportunities such as accountant, CPA, accounting analyst, auditor, or controller.

This certificate provides an opportunity to earn an academic credential in less than 1.5 years, which can later be applied to a bachelor's degree.

When combined with an undergraduate degree in business, the credits from this certificate can help you meet the accounting-specific qualifications to sit for the CPA exam.

Our enrollment counselors specializing in accounting and business have a wealth of information about how this certificate can help you move forward in your career. Contact us today to learn if this certificate is the right fit for you.

Capella and The Wall Street Journal: A collaboration that works for you

Capella University has teamed with The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) to offer business students full digital access* to the most timely, relevant business news, enhancing your academic experience and giving you a competitive edge in your career.

The annual Capella Business Leader Award, sponsored by WSJ, helps inspire our students to reach their potential. Each year, three eligible business students are recognized as business leaders and given the opportunity to visit Wall Street, the epicenter of U.S. business. The 2016 award recipients will travel to New York City to visit WSJ headquarters, meet with Dow Jones Talent Development leaders, and much more.

*To be eligible for full digital access to WSJ.com, students must have successfully completed their first course and be currently enrolled.