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Forensic Accounting

The Forensic Accounting microcredential provides students with valuable knowledge of fraud prevention, detection, and correction of financial fraud and white-collar crime activities. Individuals enrolled in any SUNY Canton Business or Criminal Justice program could take advantage of these additional skill sets.


  • Current students
  • Outside professionals
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  • Online
  • Classroom
  • Hybrid
  • Flex

Time to Complete

  • Months
  • 6 credit hours


  • Identify areas of financial risk and develop internal policies
  • Introduce fraud detection, prevention, and correction
  • Apply descriptive analytics to fraud case analysis
  • Utilize cloud-based simulation to understand business cycles, purchasing, inventory and payroll.
  • SOX 404 internal control applications
  • REA data modeling
  • Apply data analytics skills to analyze and detect suspicious transactions.

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