Professional Accounting Micro-Credential

What is the Professional Accounting Micro-Credential?

The Professional Accounting Micro-credential in the Accounting Career Completion Program offers individuals who are seeking a career in accounting the ability to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in the subject areas of financial accounting, auditing, taxation, management accounting, and business law.
  • Meet most state requirements to sit for the Certified Public Accountant exam.

$545 per course


Time to Complete:


Mode Offered:
100% Online
Self-paced courses


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Program Description

Many individuals looking to make a career change to accounting discover that they need additional academic coursework. The Professional Accounting Micro-credential is designed to meet these educational needs and provides the following benefits:

  • Take up to nine 3-credit hour accounting/business law courses. The courses offered are those that are commonly required by states to sit for the CPA Exam.
  • All courses are offered online to meet the demands of your busy life.
  • All courses are taught by full-time faculty at UNA using state-of-the-art instructional technology. These faculty are available to provide guidance and feedback as you complete the course requirements.
  • Tuition is $545 (includes nonrefundable $20 processing fee) per course, which includes the costs of all electronic study text materials.


Complete 12 credit hours from the following (with a minimum 2.5 GPA)
AC 361P Financial Reporting I 3
AC 362P Financial Reporting II 3
AC 365P Financial Reporting III 3
AC 366P Management Accounting 3
AC 462P Federal Income Taxation I 3
AC 463P Financial Statement Auditing I 3
AC 465P Federal Income Taxation II 3
AC 467P Financial Statement Auditing II 3
BL 460P Fundamentals of Business Law 3

How to Apply

Step 1: Apply Online

Complete the online APPLICATION FORM.

Step 2: Select Courses

FIND AND SELECT courses you would like to take and add to the cart.

Step 3: Check Out

Your application will not be processed until you have paid for at least one course. Once payment is received, you’ll be placed in the course you paid for and notified on how to get started within 10 business days.