Online Master of Forensic Accounting Degree
INSTITUTION INFORMATION Institutional Accreditation: Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools Program Accreditation: Association
to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) Institutional
Membership(s): None Program Membership(s): None THIS PROGRAM IS PART OF
THE ACADEMIC COMMON MARKET/ELECTRONIC CAMPUS
PROGRAM DETAILS Program Information: Masters of Accounting in Forensic
Accounting - Master's Enrollment: 30 seats total Application Deadline:
Open How Students and Instructors Communicate: Chat Room, E-mail, Online
Assignment Submission, Threaded Discussion Board Subject: Accounting and
Related Services METHOD OF COURSE INSTRUCTION
- Students whose legal residence in the following states:
Delaware, upon admission may enroll at in-state tuition rates.
Students must be certified by your home state
ACM Coordinator. For information on the certification process
please contact your state
- The program is delivered primarily through
Supplemental delivery formats include internet
SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
- YThe focus of this program is not on debits and credits but
rather the fastest growing area within in accounting and one of the
best career opportunities for the next decade. Forensic" means legal
and investigative. Hence the program focuses on fraud investigation
and prevention, dispute resolution, litigation support, valuation,
expert testimony; and terrorist, money-laundering and other criminal
investigations. One of the great things about forensic accounting is
that many people find it be very exciting, interesting, and
fulfilling. It's not your grandfather's accounting! Offered under
the FAU College of Business, School of Accounting, The Executive
Master in Forensic Accounting Program is a 2-year degree program
leading to a Master of Accounting with a concentration in Forensic
Accounting. The program is tailored to busy professionals who want
to study the advanced aspects of forensic accounting under a
blue-ribbon faculty and curricula. The program is offered in such a
way that busy professionals can complete the entire program through
web-based distance learning without ever once visiting the campus.
On the other hand, virtually all courses are offered with optional
on-campus lectures, so students desiring the traditional campus
experience can attend the lectures as often or as little as desired.
- Never a class in tax season. All courses are offered with
optional on-campus lectures, so students desiring the traditional
campus experience can attend the lectures as often or as little as
desired. The on-campus lecture classes last 1 to 1 1/2 hours each,
rather than the usual 3 hours, making it possible to easily attend 2
classes on Saturday mornings. Those who don't wish to attend any
given class may receive a video distributed either via the net or
express mail. Videos not distributed directly over the web are
distributed on CD Rom and/or DVD format, so that they can be
viewable on almost any computer. Our goal is to make the videos
available anywhere in the world, and even to the traveling
professional who may be away from the home office for weeks at a
time. If you choose to attend some or all of the time as a distance
learning student you can be assured of receiving fresh, interesting
and up-to-date online lectures from top experts in the field.
Lectures can be downloaded to a notebook computer and listened to
while driving in the car. The audio portions can even be converted
to standard tape or audio CD and listened to while jogging.
Regardless of how you attend, you receive all the benefits of a
top-notch education from an AACSB/SACS accredited institution
without interrupting your life or suffering the hassles of a
In all courses the on-campus lectures are to be supplemented with
professor-guided case discussion groups offered via the web. All
examinations and assignments are hosted on the web, making it
possible for the busy executive to complete the entire program
without once visiting the campus.
ACCESS TO LEARNING RESOURCES
- A basic knowledge or email, web browsing, and Microsoft Office.
A relatively current PC with Microsoft Office, speakers, microphone,
and webcam. Those lacking the needed PC skills will be given a very
brief self-study course to be taken before the first class.
ACCESS TO FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES
- Our personal advisors are assigned to you, to handle all your
relations with the university, for books, fees, tuition,
registration, and so on. Call (954) 762-5151 or (561) 297-0525 for
more information. You may order your books online and you will have
online access to the library.
- Financial Aid is immediately available online. Approval requires
only 30 minutes. With expedited processing you can apply and be
approved to start classes the same day. Call (954) 762-5151 or (561)
297-0525 for more information.