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Forensic Accounting Minor


About the Program
  Credit Transfer

Access:  Open to eligible in-state and many out-of-state applicants

Delivery:  Online

Campus requirements:  None


The forensic accounting minor is open to all majors—and is an excellent way to increase employability and supplement skills and abilities.

This minor is ideal for criminology and criminal justice majors interested in a career in deterring money laundering and white collar crime—and for business majors who want to be able to detect and prevent fraud. For accounting majors, fraud examination is part of their job, and this minor provides specialized knowledge and tools.

The minor includes 18 credit hours of coursework that provide the necessary accounting, fraud examination, and investigative skills to investigate, detect, and prevent fraud. In many cases, students may apply courses within their major toward completion of the forensic accounting minor.

All courses are offered online. On-campus visits are not required.


Indiana State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). In addition, the Scott College of Business is accredited by the AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

Indiana State Online Students Residing Outside of Indiana: Each of the states has its own approval processes for out-of-state institutions offering online degrees. While Indiana State University endeavors to offer all of its programs to as wide an audience as possible, all ISU online programs may not be available in all states. Currently, online programs are not offered in the state of Massachusetts. To check the status of programs available in a particular state, visit program availability.

Last updated 6 August 2015