The certificate was designed to concentrate exclusively on the skills and knowledge needed for entry-level accounting positions or the Uniform CPA or CMA Examinations. This certificate includes a core curriculum of 12 classes (36 credits). Students must earn a minimum grade of “C” in each BAC course, and no more than 6 credits may be transferred into the certificate program. BAC 101 Accounting I and BAC 102 Accounting II are prerequisite(s) for the certificate. Students actively pursuing a bachelor’s degree at Wilmington University will be permitted to enroll in the certificate program, but will not receive a certificate until the completion of the degree program.
Note: Students are held to all prerequisite requirements; some students may require more than 12 courses to complete this certificate.
BAC 201 Intermediate Accounting I
BAC 202 Intermediate Accounting II
BAC 301 Cost Accounting I
BAC 302 Cost Accounting II
BAC 321 Tax Accounting I
BAC 322 Tax Accounting II
BAC 401 Advanced Accounting I
BAC 402 Advanced Accounting II
BAC 423 Auditing
BAC 435 Accounting Information Systems (AIS)
BBM 319 Business Ethics
BLA 305 Business Law for Accounting and Finance Majors
This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2023-2024 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2022 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.