Forensic Accounting

Golden Gate University

Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online Blended
1090 USD/credit
1090 USD/credit
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The Graduate Certificate in Forensic Accounting program at Golden Gate University provides the technical knowledge needed by attorneys and accountants working in the forensic accounting field.


An advisory board of subject-matter experts designed the curriculum of this Forensic Accounting program from Golden Gate University. 

While the main aim of the program is the Certified in Financial Forensics (CFF) credential, forensic accounting courses are also eligible for Continuing Professional Education (CPE).

Educational Opportunity

Students who complete the certificate and choose to pursue a graduate accounting degree may have certain graduate requirements waived upon review by the School of Accounting.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Financial Forensic Accounting
  • Fraud Auditing 
  • Damages
  • Economic Damages
  • Forensic Valuation 
  • Bankruptcy and Insolvency 
  • Construction Claims 
  • Lost Wages and Employment Litigation 
  • Disputes in Mergers and Acquisitions 

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Start dates & application deadlines




15 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum education: Bachelor's degree
  • Prerequisite courses: None
  • Student status: Must not currently be enrolled in a GGU degree program.
  • Residency: F or J Visa holders are not eligible.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1090 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1090 USD per credit and a duration of  .
  • National

    1090 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1090 USD per credit and a duration of  .


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Updated over a year ago

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Forensic Accounting
Golden Gate University