Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

ACC 725 Forensic Accounting

3 hours; 3 credits. The development of advanced accounting research techniques used in the detection, investigation and prevention of fraud. Separate topics include, forms of fraud, methods of fraud detection, risk assessment, legal and ethical requirements, advanced techniques and case studies. The course teaches forensic methods that are beyond the scope of traditional accounting principles used in determining the risk, detection and prevention of fraud. Prerequisites: 20 credits in Accounting