We recommend that you start with Introduction to Financial Accounting UGBA XB102A.
This certificate can be completed completely online.
Duration of Study
Most students complete the curriculum in two years.
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As new Certified Public Accountant (CPA) educational requirements and updated International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) come to the fore, the need for additional expertise to implement global standards is crucial. Gain a current, thorough understanding of accounting principles, reporting practices and regulatory requirements. Benefit from a curriculum that is overseen by an advisory board of business and education leaders and approved by UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.