Graduate Certificate in Accounting and Financial Decision Making

The Graduate Certificate in Accounting and Financial Decision Making explores essential financial practices including the process of identifying and utilizing critical information in corporate financial reports.

Accounting and Financial Decision Making

Become a Business Leader

Take the step to strengthen your accounting and financial career. Learn how to apply to the certificate today.

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Sharpen Your Insight Into How Businesses Succeed Accounting and financial decision making skills are the foundation of any successful business venture. Individuals with the knowledge and experience to make informed financial decisions are highly valued contributors in businesses across the globe.

In the Graduate Certificate in Accounting and Financial Decision Making you will have the opportunity to explore topics such as financial risk management, value creation, and information analysis. Exposure to decision making theory will assist your conceptual understanding of how investors, money managers, and corporate managers make economic and financial decisions.

Global Expertise. Real-World Experience.

All certificate courses are taught by Northeastern University full-time faculty—leading practitioners in their respective fields, with active industry connections. Each faculty member understands the challenges of today’s global economy. They are seasoned experts and are committed to your success.

Your Career, Your Decisions—at Your Pace

Accelerate and complete your certificate in as little as one semester, or spread out and take up to three years to complete.

With evening and weekend classes offered on-campus, as well as an online option for some courses, you can accelerate your career without missing a beat. You may come to campus just one night a week or accelerate the program by taking multiple classes each semester. Designed for working professional students, courses are offered with two start times: 5:20 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Monday–Friday. You will study alongside business minded students, while learning from world-class faculty.

The Skills You Need, When You Need Them

Graduate Certificates are designed to meet the education needs of working professionals.

These programs offer an opportunity for you to:

  • Study in the heart of downtown Boston, accessible by public transportation and accessible to the Massachusetts turnpike, with student parking options
  • Develop your business acumen with 4 master’s-level courses in your area of interest
  • Contribute what you know and learn from other working professionals
  • Study at a U.S. World and News Report ranked Top 40 research university in the U.S. with prestigious faculty dedicated to your success
  • Network and learn from an international business community

No GMAT or GRE test scores are required to apply, so you can pursue your goals right away.

Build your business knowledge. Boost your credentials.

Upcoming Events

July 27, 2017

Graduate Certificate in Business Administration Information Session

Join us for an information session to learn about the D'Amore-McKim Graduate Certificates in Business Administration. You will learn about unique opportunities Northeastern University has to offer working professionals, and opportunities to further your education. We will discuss the application process and answer questions.