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Post-Baccalaureate Accounting Certificate

Post-Baccalaureate Accounting Certificate


A minimum of 45 graded credit hours as listed below with a minimum of “C-” or better and a minimum 2.00 GPA overall.

Students must complete a minimum of 12 of the 45 credits from the College of Business at EOU.

Required Non-Certificate Prerequisite Courses:
Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
ACCT 211Financial Accounting4MATH 070
ACCT 213Managerial Accounting4ACCT 211
BA 225Business Communications4WR 121
BA 303Information Management4BA 231 or CS 161
ECON 202Macroeconomics5MATH 095 or MATH 098
STAT 243Elementary Statistics4MATH 095 or MATH 098
Required Certificate Courses:
Course NumberCourse TitleCreditsPrerequisites
BA 313Principles of Business Finance4BA or ACCT 213, 303, ECON 202 & STAT 243
ACCT 333Taxation of Individuals3ACCT 211
ACCT 334Taxation of Business Entities3ACCT 333
ACCT 383Intermediate Accounting I3ACCT 211
ACCT 384Intermediate Accounting II3ACCT 383
ACCT 385Intermediate Accounting III3ACCT 384
ACCT 413Managerial Finance4ACCT 213, 303, ECON 202 & STAT 243
ACCT 420Gov and Non-Profit Accounting4ACCT 384
ACCT 421Cost Management4ACCT 213
ACCT 424Attestation and Assurance Serv4ACCT 385
ACCT 428Forensic Acct and Fraud Exam4ACCT 424
ACCT 498Advanced Financial Accounting4ACCT 385
BA/ACCTUpper Division Business or Accounting Elective – to get to 45 credits2-4

Total credits required for certificate: 45

Certificate Eligibility: Students who intend on sitting for the CPA exam and A) earned a baccalaureate degree in an area other than accounting or B) graduated with less than the 225 quarter credit hours required to sit for the CPA exam and need a minimum of 12 credits in required accounting courses listed on the certificate.

To be eligible to enter the program, students must:

  1. Have earned a baccalaureate degree recognized by the EOU Registrar.
  2. Be formally admitted to EOU as a post-baccalaureate undergraduate student.
  3. Complete or have complete the prerequisite courses that are not part of the certificate.

Previous EPCC Checksheet (January 2019 update) this checksheet is for winter 2019-summer 2020

Latest EPCC update – summer 2020