Quick Info

Next Start
03/18/2019

Program Length
36 MONTHS

Next Start
03/18/2019

Program Length
36 MONTHS

earn your specialized Accounting degree - online

Forensic accountants help investigate financial crimes and conflicts. With your online Accounting degree with a Forensic Accounting emphasis, you could work in partnership with law enforcement personnel and lawyers. During a trial, you might even act as an expert witness!

Your online accounting degree program will prepare you to seek positions with public accounting firms or private, governmental, or nonprofit organizations. This wide-ranging online degree trains you in many practical areas that apply to real-world business settings. In addition, you’ll refine your skills in communication, logic, motivation, and other vital business traits.

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POTENTIAL CAREERS

With an online Bachelor of Science in Accounting with a Forensic Accounting emphasis, you could seek employment in a wide range of occupations, such as:

  • Forensic accountant
  • Accounting technician
  • Auditing clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Business manager
  • Financial clerk
  • Accounting specialist
  • Office manager

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

IU's online forensic accounting program teaches essential knowledge and skills needed by employers,1 such as:

  • Fraud examination
  • Legal elements of fraud
  • Payroll accounting
  • Control systems
  • Budgeting
  • Financial analysis
  • Business management
  • Tax accounting
  • Operations management
  • Auditing
  • Cost accounting

Still Have Questions?

If you still have questions about IU's online Bachelor of Science in Accounting with a Forensic Accounting emphasis, you can get all the answers in the program overview!

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Why Choose Independence University?

IU's online degree programs will help you prepare for employment in some of today's most rewarding job fields. Our programs are career-focused, without elective courses that you don't want or need, so you can finish your degree faster.