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Become a financial analyst, auditor, or controller by earning an online certificate in accounting from top-ranked Belhaven University.

Our Accounting Certificate Program is designed for individuals who already hold a bachelor's degree and are seeking to expand their skills and knowledge in the field of accounting. This comprehensive program offers a rigorous curriculum taught by our experienced faculty to provide you with the tools and expertise necessary to excel in various accounting roles. This certificate will equip you with the practical skills and industry insights to succeed in today's competitive job market.

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Add an Accounting Certificate to Your Bachelor’s Degree  

Why You’ll Love Accounting at Belhaven

Diverse Career Paths

Accounting professionals can pursue various roles, such as public accountants, management accountants, government accountants, internal auditors, and forensic accountants, according to the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (AICPA).

Top Business School

Colleges of Distinction recognizes us as a top Christian business school. The honor is based on faculty and program quality, a commitment to offering you real-world experience, and alumni job placement.

High Demand, Rising Salaries

There aren’t enough accounting graduates to meet the demand. The increasing competition to hire them means that salaries are rising.

Christian Worldview

You are challenged to think critically and analytically about who God is — and who you are — as we equip you to fulfill your calling to glorify God and be a blessing to the world.

100% Online

7-week courses, taught year-round

4% Growth

Employment growth for accountants & auditors through 2032, according to BLS.

16:1 Student/Faculty Ratio

Small class sizes mean more connection with professors and peers

$78,000 Wage

Median annual wage for accountants and auditors in May 2022, according to BLS.

School of Business: Verified Excellence

Belhaven’s business school is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE). Why is this important?

Knowing the School of Business is accredited by the IACBE tells you that Belhaven voluntarily holds itself to a set of quality standards and is willing to allow outside business experts come to campus and verify Belhaven is doing what we say we are doing. Belhaven’s commitment to the accreditation process benefits you because it ensures you will be provided a quality education.

Accounting: What You’ll Study 

These rates are for August 1, 2024 through July 31, 2025.

Program Per Credit Hour
Undergraduate Degree/Certificate $445
Active Military Discount, Undergraduate Program $250
20% Discount: Military Spouse/Veteran/First Responder $356

These rates are for August 1, 2023 through July 31, 2024.

Program Per Credit Hour
Undergraduate Degree/Certificate $435
Active Military Discount, Undergraduate Program $250
20% Discount: Military Spouse/Veteran/First Responder $348

* Military/first responder benefits cannot be combined with any other institutional scholarships or discounts.

Visit the Scholarships, Tuition & Fees page to view other fees as well as the cost estimate calculator.

Contact Us

Office of Adult, Graduate, and Online Admission

Phone: 601-968-5940

Mailing Address:
1500 Peachtree Street, Box 153
Jackson, MS 39202

Fax: 601-300-2932

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Verse of the Year

God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases Him.

Philippians 2:13