Accounting, Taxation & Internal Audit

63% of our accounting certificate graduates report an average salary bump of $16k*

Bottom line: brighter future


UCLA Extension’s highly-regarded accounting and taxation programs are designed to provide the knowledge and skills needed to stay ahead in today’s competitive job market. Whether you are looking to advance your current career path as a financial professional or looking to transition into the field, UCLA Extension can provide the educational foundation to help meet your goals.

We offer a comprehensive curriculum in accounting and taxation practices where you can gain skills and knowledge that you can immediately apply in the workplace. And, when you’re ready to take the next step and obtain industry certification, we also offer comprehensive exam review courses to help you achieve accounting or taxation certification.

Our support doesn’t leave when you leave the classroom. We can help you get connected with professional associations. We work closely with a number of organizations, including CalCPA, Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), and Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).

*Source: UCLA Extension Research Study, 2017

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What our graduates say about the Accounting Certificate.

The accounting certificate program at UCLA Extension made my dream of becoming a successful businesswoman in the USA come true. The school gave me every tool that I needed. After finishing the program, all that was left to do was follow my heart and use the tools given to me by the amazing instructors.

Didem Komaromi, CPA
UCLA Extension Accounting Certificate Graduate
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