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Certificate of Advanced Accounting Proficiency


Designed for individuals with a non-accounting degree, the Certificate of Advanced Accounting Proficiency (CAAP) prepares you to get your Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license. The CAAP Program fosters an intimate learning environment with high-quality faculty, and grants the necessary accounting units to sit for the California CPA exam. The program comprises eight undergraduate-level accounting courses to be completed in either the summer or weekend program at Santa Clara University.


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