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Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (WUR) Daytona Beach, FL, United States
The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination is where law enforcement meets the accounting world. Our students are inquisitive problem solvers looking for a career in accounting with a specialization in forensics.

About

As an Embry-Riddle student, you will be trained to identify employee theft, securities fraud, identity theft, and other types of financial frauds in public, private, and government sectors.

The Bachelor of Science in Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination degree is housed in the School of Business, and is ranked #2 for top Bachelor's Degrees in Forensic Accounting by Accounting Degree Review.

Emphasis is placed on accounting, with business, computer, law and security courses rounding out the students’ knowledge.

The program focuses on effective communications, quantitative skills, social responsibility, technology, critical thinking skills, teamwork, and commitment to lifelong learning.

The coursework includes accounting, criminal justice, finance, and cyber security studies and also prepares students for the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) exam and certification.

With four major sections of the professional certification offered through the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (Financial Transactions and Fraud Schemes; Law; Investigation; and Fraud Prevention and Deterrence), an ERAU education leaves the graduate prepared to begin their professional career upon graduation.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • English Composition and Literature
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Software Based Bookkeeping
  • Financial Accounting
  • Business Statistics
  • Speech
  • International Accounting

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    79

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Official High School Transcript or GED scores
  • Advanced Placement scores
  • Application and Application Fee
  • Personal Essay
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • SAT or ACT Exam Scores
  • Copy of Passport
  • Submit Proof of Funding for at Least One Year of Study
  • Intent to Enroll Form

Tuition Fee

  • International

    413 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 413 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    413 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 413 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Daytona Beach

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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