Whitworth's undergraduate certificate programs set you on a path to success, helping you develop your professional skills, so your résumé will stand out in a pool of qualified applicants.
Accounting Current Topics - BU 476-AD (3 credits)
In partnership with Yaeger CPA Review, Whitworth University will offer an online, for-credit course focusing on the Financial Accounting & Reporting (FAR) section of the Uniform CPA Exam, taught by Instructor of Accounting Michelle Li-Kuehne, CPA, MS. Designed for non-traditional students, this course will allow students to earn credits toward the education requirements for taking the CPA exam, in addition to gaining comprehension of AICPA topics on which they will be tested.
When: March 9-May 15, 2020
Format: Online, optional weekly course meetings on Thursdays, 6-8 p.m.
Where: Weyerhaeuser Hall, Whitworth University, 300 W. Hawthorne Road, Spokane, WA
Cost: $550 per credit ($1,650), including course materials furnished by Yaeger CPA Review.
With over forty years of experience preparing candidates to successfully complete the CPA Exam, Yaeger is one of the premiere review course providers in the country.
Looking to start a career in accounting or become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA)? Whitworth's accounting certificate is designed to help you learn the accounting principles you need to take the CPA exam. The accounting certificate can be completed on its own in just 22 months or as part of a bachelor's degree program. The 24-credit series begins in January each even-numbered year; prerequisite courses begin in August on odd-numbered years.
- Financial Accounting (3 credits)
- Managerial Accounting (3 credits)
Certificate Requirements – 24 credits
|BU 334||Intermediate Accounting I||4 credits|
|BU 335||Intermediate Accounting II||4 credits|
|BU 332||Cost Accounting||3 credits|
|BU 466||Principles of Auditing||3 credits|
|BU 336||Introduction to Taxation||4 credits|
|BU 357||Financial Management||3 credits|
|BU 240||Business Law||3 credits|
In order to take the CPA exam in the state of Washington, candidates must meet the following education requirements:
At least 150 credits of college education, including...
- A baccalaureate or higher degree;
- 24 credits in accounting subjects (15 at the upper level or graduate level); and
- 24 credits in business administration subjects
Operations Management Certificate
Show how you can add value to any organization; learn skills you can use across all industries, from human resources to purchasing to administration. Start any summer or fall term.
- Complete the certificate in less than one year
- Evening classes allow you to attend after work
- All courses are held at Whitworth in the U-District
Certificate Requirements - 12 Credits
|BU 361||Lean Management||3 credits|
|MA 256||Elementary Probability & Statistics||3 credits|
|BU 314||Introduction to Operations Management||3 credits|
|BU 331||Project Management||3 credits|
$550 per credit: $6,600 for the 12-credit series. Course materials provided at no extra cost.
$885 per course, plus books. Non-credit.