Gatton College Launches New Graduate Certificate in Accounting Analytics

The Gatton College of Business and Economics is thrilled to announce the launch of its new Graduate Certificate in Accounting Analytics program. This program is designed for accounting professionals and students seeking to enhance their knowledge and skills in the field of analytics. By offering a comprehensive curriculum, the certificate program aims to equip participants with a solid foundation in both the theory and practical application of analytics.  

The Graduate Certificate in Accounting Analytics is a nine-credit hour program that provides students with the necessary tools to navigate the complexities of data acquisition, storage, and control. Through analytical tools and models, participants will gain the ability to effectively investigate complex accounting issues with the aid of cutting-edge software. 

Dr. Jeff Payne, PhD, CPA, KPMG Professor and program director, expressed his enthusiasm for the new certificate, stating, “We are excited to introduce the Graduate Certificate in Accounting Analytics, which will empower students and professionals to leverage data to drive informed decision-making. This program will enhance their expertise in data visualization, data management, and analytical modeling, opening new career opportunities in roles such as data analysts, financial analysts, business intelligence or visualization specialists.” 

For more information about the program, interested individuals are encouraged to visit the website, or reach out to Dr. Jeff Payne, who can provide further details and answer questions.