Certificate of achievement in accounting
HEGIS code 0502
NYS SED program code 82572

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This postsecondary program consists of eight courses and is open to undergraduates who have received a high school diploma or the equivalent and successfully completed the University Skills Assessment Tests.

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Undergraduate students who wish to enroll in this program must have received a high school diploma or the equivalent and must successfully complete the University Skills Assessment Tests as described in the chapter "Academic Regulations and Procedures."

Students with baccalaureate degrees are eligible to enroll in the certificate program. For more information, contact the department.
Program requirements (26-28 credits)
The certificate of achievement in accounting program consists of eight courses: Economics 2100 or Business 2100; Business 3200; [Business 3310] or Finance 3310 or Economics 3332; Accounting 2001, 3011, 3041; and two courses chosen from Accounting 3001, 3051, 3101, or 3201. Students who have received transfer credits from other colleges must complete at least 20 of the 26 to 28 credits at Brooklyn College.

Students must apply to the Office of the Registrar for their certificates upon completion of program requirements. The certificate of achievement in accounting will be issued upon the completion of the program with a grade of C- or better in each course.