Candidates for the Certificate will be undergraduate accounting majors and will complete at least 150 credit hours, consisting of the coursework that makes up the undergraduate accounting major and the additional 30 credit hours of coursework for the Certificate.
Candidates must earn a grade of C- or better in each accounting course that they wish to count towards the Certificate.
Students are encouraged to take multiple internships (particularly one in spring semester of their fourth year) and study abroad. For those students seeking a position in public accounting, you are encouraged begin taking a CPA exam review course in their last semester before graduation (or in the summer following graduation).
The student is ultimately responsible for knowing and completing all degree requirements.
The myPurduePlan powered by DegreeWorks is the knowledge source for specific requirements and completion.