Accounting: Accounting Information Security with Data Analytics, C.S.C.

Career Studies Certificate
Campuses: Alexandria, Annandale, Loudoun, Manassas, Woodbridge

Purpose: This program is designed to provide knowledge in accounting, information security, and analytics to working business professionals. This program enables students to bridge the gap between accounting and technology. This program helps prepare students for the highly in demand Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) exam and/or registered CPA's for the Certified Information Technology Professional (CITP) exam.

Course Curriculum

Below is a table that shows the courses needed to satisfy this program. Please speak with an advisor to ensure you meet your program requirements.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I 3
Choose One
ITE 115 Intro. to Computer Applications and Concepts 3
ITE 119 Information Literacy
Choose One
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
SDV 101 Orientation to (a Specific Discipline)
Total 7
2nd Semester
ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II 3
ACC 215 Computerized Accounting 3
Choose One
ITN 100 Introduction to Telecommunications 3
ITN 101 Introduction to Network Concepts
Total 9
3rd Semester
ACC 241 Auditing I 3
ACC 263 Data Analytics and Statistics in Accounting 3
ITD 256 Advanced Database Management 3
ITN 260 Network Security Basics 3
Total 12
Total credits for the Career Studies Certificate = 28
One Year Credits
1st Semester
ACC
211
3
Choose One
Intro. to Computer Applications and Concepts
ITE
115
3
Information Literacy
ITE
119
Choose One
SDV
100
1
Orientation to (a Specific Discipline)
SDV
101
Total 7
2nd Semester
ACC
212
3
ACC
215
3
Choose One
ITN
100
3
ITN
101
Total 9
3rd Semester
ACC
241
3
Data Analytics and Statistics in Accounting
ACC
263
3
ITD
256
3
ITN
260
3
Total 12
Total credits for the Career Studies Certificate = 28

IT courses used for this program may not be more than 10 years old, unless approved by academic dean.

All first-time students must take a one-credit Student Development (SDV) course prior to enrolling in their 16th credit at NOVA.