Accounting Specialist Fast Track Certificate Program


The Fastest Way to Advance Career in Accounting

UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education's “Fast Track” Certificate format is a convenient way to save money, accelerate your training and quickly advance your career. When you enroll in the Accounting Specialist Fast Track Certificate Program you will:

  • Receive preferential enrollment status
  • Complete your certificate program in 18 months or less
  • Save 15% with our pre-pay pricing option, and waive the $125 certificate registration fee

You will be required to complete 20 units of academic course work.

For general information about the Fast Track program, please visit the Fast Track FAQ page.

Academic Units
Section Number
Instruction Method
Online class

Section Notes

To participate in the 18-month Accounting Specialist Fast Track Certificate Program, you must complete five courses, starting in Winter 2023 and ending in Spring 2024, as listed below. To participate in the Fast Track option, enroll in this section, pay for the program (at the discounted Fast Track rate) and our academic advisers will place you in the courses listed below.

Winter Quarter
1/8/2024 - 3/31/2024
233ACC552 Ethics in Accounting

Spring Quarter
4/1/2024 - 6/23/2024    
234ACC513 Financial Statement Analysis 

Summer Quarter
6/24/2024 - 9/15/2024
241ACC506 Accounting for Gov & Non-Profit

Fall Quarter
9/16/2024 – 12/8/2024
242ACC550    Individual Income Taxation 

Winter Quarter - Skip 

Spring Quarter
4/1/2025 - 6/22/2025
244ACC505 Auditing

Enroll Deadline is 1/15/2024 - Refund Deadline 1/22/2024. Refunds and/or enrollment transfers will not be approved after this date.

Enrollment Policies

Students enrolled in the Fast Track series receive a discounted program fee. Refund/Transfer Deadline: Requests to drop the Fast Track Program (or transfer to another offering) must be received by January 22, 2024. Refunds and/or enrollment transfers will not be approved after this date.

Click here to view complete enrollment policy information including details on drops, refunds, and transfers.