B.S. Forensic Accounting
Credit Hours
Max Transfer Credit
Class Type
100% online, 6 & 12-week courses
Next Start Date
Jan 8, 2024
Cost Per Credit

Detect & expose fraud with a forensic accounting degree

It’s a statistical fact: Most forms of occupational fraud are finance related. That’s why forensic accounting is such a fast-growing segment of the accounting profession. Forensic accountants help prevent and investigate corporate fraud. From tracking terrorist funding, to helping organizations stay compliant with Sarbanes-Oxley, to exposing money laundering, tax evasion and embezzlement, a variety of organizations across an array of industries are in need of well-prepared forensic accountants.

Program Availability

On Site

IACBE Accredited

Our program follows best-practice standards for business education.

Certification Preparation

Build the foundation for seeking CFE, CPA and CIA certification.

Industry-Aligned Curriculum

Learn to apply best-practice accounting guidelines.

Hands-On Experience

Learn from industry-standard software and real-life simulations.

Real-World Practitioners

Learn best practices from in-the-field accounting professionals.

100% Online Classes

Earn your degree around your schedule.

Program Overview

Become a financial detective and prevent white-collar crime

While many colleges offer forensic accounting programs at the graduate level, Franklin is one of the few universities offering a Forensic Accounting bachelor's degree program in this high-demand field. That means you’ll acquire specialized forensic accounting knowledge to qualify you for an exciting career position—without the time and expense of a graduate degree.

Moreover, forensic accounting courses are a great complement to other majors like accounting, business administration or business forensics – so you can boost your marketability by broadening your studies