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AICPA US GAAP Certification course
AICPA Certification U.S. GAAP Fundamentals for Finance Professionals Certificate - Eduyush
AICPA: US GAAP Certification Fundamentals for Finance Professionals. - Eduyush

Get a US GAAP Certification with an AICPA Accreditation! – Eduyush

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The AICPA US GAAP Certification Program will give you the skills in international financial accounting and reporting that you need to compete effectively in today's global business environment. The program is designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of US GAAP principles and their application in a variety of business contexts. The program covers key topics such as financial statement presentation, revenue recognition & income taxes. You will also learn about the latest developments in US GAAP.

The certification will give you the confidence to communicate effectively with clients and other finance professionals about US GAAP issues. It will also distinguish you from other accounting professionals who don't have the same level of knowledge about US GAAP.

Who is this course for?

* Accounting and finance professionals who work for enterprises required to comply with U.S. GAAP or are interested in understanding U.S. accounting fundamentals

* Accountants seeking a job career switch in US GAAP

Do I need to be a /CA/ACCA to earn the certificate?

No. The modules that comprise this Certificate program are available for CPAs, CAs, and other accounting professionals who do not have one of these credentials or their equivalent.

What level of knowledge should I possess before starting the program?

It is not necessary to have a detailed knowledge of the body of US GAAP literature upon initiation of the program. Still, you should possess a familiarity with financial reporting and accounting principles.

US GAAP Certification

Are you looking to advance your career in accounting or finance? Do you want to demonstrate your expertise and professionalism to potential employers?

Obtaining US GAAP certification can help you achieve these goals and more. US GAAP is the standard set of accounting principles used in the United States, and is certified in these principles can set you apart from your peers and show your commitment to your profession.

The AICPA US GAAP Certification will give you the core knowledge you need to thrive in a global environment. With this credential, you'll be able to work with any company involved in the U.S. capital markets.

U.S. GAAP is the gold standard for financial reporting, and by becoming certified, you'll be setting yourself apart from the competition.

The AICPA US GAAP Certification Program is designed specifically for finance professionals and will give you the skills and knowledge you need to succeed. Don't wait any longer; get started on your path to success today.

Earners of this certificate will be able to demonstrate mastery of foundational U.S. GAAP accounting and financial reporting concepts needed for a global environment, such as preparing financial statements following U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Practices (also known as "US-GAAP"), explaining the requirements surrounding specific transactions or applying various management accounting concepts.

Why get certified on US GAAP?

With a strong foundation in USGAAP, you'll be able to

  • Demonstrate expertise and professionalism
  • Enhance career opportunities
  • Stay current with industry standards
  • Comply with industry regulations
  • Increase earning potential
  • Expand professional network
  • Continue professional development

Why get certified from AICPA?

  • Expertise: The AICPA is a leading authority on US GAAP and has a team of experts who are well-versed in these principles and practices. By learning from the AICPA, you can be confident that you are receiving high-quality, accurate, and up-to-date information.

  • Recognition: The AICPA is a well-respected and widely recognized organization, and obtaining US GAAP certification from the AICPA can be a valuable addition to your resume and professional credentials.

  • Independence and impartiality: The AICPA is a professional organization independent of any specific company or industry. This allows them to provide unbiased and objective resources and services to professionals in the accounting field. By learning US GAAP from the AICPA, you can be confident that you are receiving high-quality, accurate, and up-to-date information that is not influenced by any particular interests or agendas.

  • Recruiter acceptance: Many recruiters and employers look for candidates certified by reputable organizations like the AICPA, as it demonstrates competence and commitment to the profession. Having US GAAP certification from the AICPA on your resume may make you a more competitive job candidate and increase your chances of being selected for interviews and job offers.

 Read our blog on USGAAP interview questions

Professional Development

Duration: 25 hours
Format: Course - Online
Access: This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognise reporting requirements for financial statements prepared using U.S. GAAP
  • Identify U.S. financial accounting concepts
  • Recall U.S. GAAP financial accounting and reporting requirements for specific transactions
  • Understand U.S. management accounting concepts.

    To earn the AICPA US GAAP Certification, students must

    • Must complete all the 15 modules
    • Score 70% on a MCQ assessment at the end of each module.
    • You can retake the assessment as many times as you wish.
    • Complete all modules within one year.

    The course is self-paced and comprises 15 modules. The content is in multimedia like slides, case study videos and quizzes.

    You have one year to complete all the modules.

    How long will it take me to complete all of the courses in the Certificate program?

    This varies from person to person, but it is estimated that a commitment of approximately 30 hours will be required for most individuals to complete the program successfully.

    Course coverage:

    * Regulatory Environment for Financial Reporting

    * Corporate Governance

    * The Accounting Cycle and Objectives of General Purpose Financial Statements

    * Overview of Financial Statements - Part I

    * Overview of Financial Statements - Part II

    * Planning, Budgeting, and Performance Assessments

    * Cost Accounting Concepts and SystemsInternal Control, Ethics, and Fraud

    * Key Principles and Financial Statement Presentation

    * Cash, Receivables, and Inventory

    * Other Assets, Property, Plant and Equipment, and Intangibles

    * Liabilities and Leases

    * Equity, Earnings Per Share, and Accounting Changes and Error Corrections

    * Revenue Recognition

    * Income Taxes, Interest, Compensation, and Other Income and Expense

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    US GAAP Certification FAQ's

    There are many opportunities available to those who are certified in US GAAP. Many companies, particularly Fortune 500 companies, seek individuals with this certification.

    Per data analysis of various job portals, finance professionals with a US GAAP certification get paid higher by 25% to 30% than those without.

    A US GGAAP certification signifies a high level of accounting knowledge. Salaries for positions requiring US GAAP certification can be very competitive, and promotions are often available to those who demonstrate their expertise in this area.

    Per data analysis of various job portals, finance professionals with a US GAAP certification get paid higher by 25% to 30% than those without.

    There is a great demand for accountants who are certified in US GAAP. Hence, career prospects are very good for those who have this credential.

    The Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) in the United States are used by various entities, including public companies, private companies, not-for-profit organizations, and state and local governments.

    US GAAP sets out the rules for financial reporting by organizations of all types. Its objective is to ensure that financial statements provide reliable information about an organization's financial position, performance, and cash flows.

    Financial statements that comply with US GAAP give investors, lenders, and other users of financial information a reasonable basis for assessing an organization's financial condition and results of operations.

    Yes and no.

    The concepts are straightforward, but the details can be tricky. In many ways, it's more challenging to comply with GAAP than to account for transactions in a way that portrays a company's actual financial condition.
    Generally, US GAAP is more complex and comprehensive than international accounting standards (such as IFRS). This can make it more challenging to comply with US GAAP requirements, mainly if you are unfamiliar with them.
    But suppose you're willing to put in the effort. In that case, US GAAP is an excellent tool for providing insights into a company's financial position and performance.

    Many resources are available to help you learn GAAP, including textbooks, online courses, and even video tutorials. And suppose you need help applying GAAP to your specific situation. In that case, plenty of accounting professionals can assist you.

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    Customer Reviews

    Based on 3 reviews
    Felix John (Bengaluru, IN)
    Well Curated Fundamentals for US GAAP

    The course is for individuals who are in the financial reporting industry and want to learn about US GAAP and how the laws are formulated and implemented. It gives you a basic idea about governance, internal control few important accounting standards under US GAAP.

    Goutam Mukherjee
    Outstanding modules

    Happy to share that, I have completed the complete program of US GAAP from AICPA. This is an outstanding modules in the areas of Financial Reporting, Financial Statements, Regulatory, Corporate Governance, Internal Control, Ethics, & Disclosures

    Erica C
    Great Content

    Course covered just about everything that I was looking for - a good refresher for someone who is familiar with US GAAP but has not worked directly with it for some time.

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