Internal Audit - Certificate

Business students with a consulting mindset interested in serving an internal function with a broad focus on areas such as risk management, compliance, fraud investigation, and auditing for operational efficiency and effectiveness may be a good match for a career as an internal auditor.

To prepare students for such roles, the James Benjamin Department of Accounting offers an Internal Audit Certificate which is recognized by The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). This certificate is available to undergraduate students enrolled at Texas A&M University. To be eligible for this certificate students must be pursuing a BBA in ACCT (includes students admitted in the Professional Program of Accounting), BHNR, FINC, MGMT, MISY, MKTG, or SCMT. Students must apply and be accepted into the Internal Audit Program, to be eligible to take some of the coursework offered in this certificate.

To meet the program requirements, students must earn a grade of C or better in the required coursework. All requirements must be completed prior to graduation. Upon graduation a certificate notation will be added to the official transcript.

ACCT 408Internal Auditing3
ACCT 410Fraud Examination 13
ACCT 427Accounting and Financial Information Systems3
ACCT 450Accounting Ethics 13
ACCT 484Accounting Internship 23
Total Semester Credit Hours15