May 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Fraud Examination Certificate

Location(s): Statesboro, Armstrong-Savannah

Certificate Requirements: 12 Credit Hours

This certificate program consists of 12 semester hours (4 courses) of undergraduate education designed to prepare future fraud investigators. The curriculum encompasses fraud examination, white-collar crime, the criminal justice system, fraud-related legal issues, and forensic interviewing and interrogation. Graduates pursue careers as federal, state and local law enforcement officers, internal auditors, loss prevention specialists, corporate security specialists, private investigators, and fraud control specialists.

This certificate can only be granted upon completion of an undergraduate degree.

Total Credit Hours: 12

Certificate Admission Criteria

Admission to the undergraduate Fraud Examination certificate program is open to all students of any major or discipline enrolled at Georgia Southern University. Students who wish to complete the certificate must declare their intentions to their Academic Advising Center.


The prerequisites for being enrolling in the undergraduate fraud examination course includes:


Parker College of Business
School of Accountancy
Dr. Thomas Buckoff
College of Business Building, Room 2203
(912) 478-2228
Website: (https://


Undergraduate Academic Advisement at Georgia Southern is provided to all degree-seeking undergraduate students by professional advisors. Academic Advisors are located on all three Georgia Southern University campuses. Students are required to meet with their assigned Academic Advisor at least once a semester. For more information visit the Academic Advisement  catalog page.