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

Career Studies Certificate

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
ITE 152 Introduction to Digital and Information Literacy and Computer Applications 3
Choose One
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
SDV 101 Orientation to (a Specific Discipline) 1
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 3
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
Introduction to Digital and Information Literacy and Computer Applications
ITE
152
3
Choose One
SDV
100
1
SDV
101
1
Total 7
2nd Semester
ACC
212
3
ACC
215
3
Choose One
ITN
100
3
ITN
101
3
Total 9
3rd Semester
ACC
241
3
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.