Theft. Fraud. Embezzlement. Hidden funds. Suspicious bookkeeping.
Forensic accounting is a cat-and-mouse game between you and the
numbers. You untangle a story using the clues that only a trained
professional can find in the rows and columns of a spreadsheet.
Your master’s in accounting with a concentration in forensic
accounting from Strayer University provides you with the background
you need to complete cutting-edge audits and evaluate the most complex
We train you to detect and prevent fraud. You will learn to
recognize the risk environment that allows the embezzler to sock away
company funds and execute the detection process when management
realizes something’s going terribly wrong.
A master’s in accounting with a concentration in forensic accounting
allows you to help businesses that are caught in the worst position—
compromised trust, disappearing assets, and no clear answer why.
Your education, your attention to detail, and your understanding of
how fraud is committed, covered, discovered, and prosecuted allows you
to be the resolution and relief to an anxious business owner or
That’s a heavy responsibility. We’ll make sure you are ready.