Fraud Examination and Forensic Accounting

Program description

This graduate certificate program in Fraud Examination and Forensic Accounting is an intensive two–semester program that provides you with a skills–oriented approach to the practice of the investigation of fraud, financial disputes, and other irregularities in today’s business world. It allows you to specialize in a growing field and can be an excellent supplement to any business or accounting diploma. With the growth of white–collar crime and budgetary pressures on law enforcement, many larger organizations must rely on their own resources to prevent, detect and quantify fraud. There is also a demand for individuals who can apply computer techniques to investigations. This program equips you with these important skills. Fraud Examination and Forensic Accounting offers you relevant professional skills and knowledge for this growing career area. As a student of FEA, you’ll have the opportunity to acquire technical skills and practical knowledge in fraud investigation, law, criminology and ethics and computer forensics and data mining. Graduates are strongly encouraged to pursue their Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) designation through the ACFE upon completion of their Seneca studies.

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Seneca College

School of Accounting and Financial Services


Eight months (2 semesters)

Credential awarded

Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Program contact

    Bob Davies, Program Coordinator
    Telephone: (416) 491-5050 Ext. 26314

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