Graduate Certificate in Corporate Accounting Foundations Educational Experience

Information on the educational experience within the Graduate Certificate Accounting Foundations Program, which is offered via Penn State’s World Campus, a leader in delivering technology-enhanced learning experiences.

Online graduate certificate programs offered via Penn State’s World Campus, a leader in delivering technology-enhanced learning experiences, allow you to gain fundamental knowledge at a rapid pace. Participate in virtual class sessions taught by Smeal College of Business faculty and engage with other students in online discussions and teamwork. It’s quality education on your terms.

Earn your Penn State Smeal Certificate in Corporate Accounting Foundations in as few as 12 months and immediately apply what you’re learning. Other key features of the program include:

  • Master’s Degree Prep: Graduate Certificate in Corporate Accounting Foundations courses may be applied to elective degree requirements for the new Penn State Online MBA Program, which launches in fall 2018, or the new Master of Professional Studies in Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship, which launches in spring 2018.
  • Faculty Quality: Faculty in the Smeal Department of Accounting are accomplished educators and leading researchers, ranking among the top 25 globally for academic excellence.
  • Leading Business School: Smeal is one of the largest business schools in the nation and is highly ranked for undergraduate and graduate education. Plug into a network of more than 85,000 Smeal alumni around the world.
  • Online Education Experience: Penn State began delivering online courses in the late 1990s and now offers more than 125 accredited programs as a globally recognized leader in online education.