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Diploma & Professional Diploma
in Accounting

designed to take you where you want to go in your career – and in your life

Combines the latest academic theory with practical application

You can acquire the critical thinking skills and entrepreneurial opportunities needed to make a transformational impact in people’s lives.


The Professional Diploma in Accounting will give you a solid foundation in accounting and finance principles and practices. This program provides individuals with both accounting and financial acumen, positioning graduates for versatility within those fields. Throughout your program, you'll position yourself for success in the field of accounting.

The Professional Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master of Accounting.

Upon completion, you will be able to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of broad business competencies and apply business knowledge, skills, and values effectively in a variety of settings.
  • Assess, analyze, and manage risk using appropriate frameworks, professional judgment, and skepticism for effective business management.
  • Identify and apply appropriate, reliable, and verifiable measurements to analyze data for a given purpose and intended use.
  • Identify, access, and apply relevant professional frameworks, standards, and guidance, as well as other information for analysis, and to make informed decisions.

To be awarded the Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma in Accounting you must satisfactorily complete all written contributions. Successful students will receive a Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma in Accounting. A transcript detailing the course will be issued to successful students.

Program Structure

The Diploma, Advanced and Professional Diploma in Accounting are delivered at AIES approved centers over the course of 6 months (each level). The Diploma, Advanced and Professional consist of four levels.

Certificate in Accounting - Level 3

  • ACC 106 - College Accounting
  • ACC 110 - Financial Accounting
  • ACC 112 - Introduction to Financial System
  • ENG 110 - Effective Essay Writing
  • DBUS 223 - Developing Management Skills

Foundation Diploma in Accounting - Level 4

  • DACC 220 - Introductory Managerial Accounting
  • DACC 223 - Financial Management
  • POLI 100 - Introduction to International Politics
  • COMP 101 - Introduction to Computer Science
  • ENG 101 - English Composition

Diploma in Accounting – Level 4

  • DBUS 240 - Introduction to Microeconomics
  • DBUS 245 - Introduction to Accounting
  • DBUS 320 - International Business
  • DBUS 323 - Introduction to Marketing
  • DACC 340 - Business Intelligence

Advanced Diploma in Accounting – Level 5

  • DBUS 345 - Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • DACC 350 - Financial Analysis
  • OMM 106 - Interpersonal Communication
  • PSY 106 - Introduction to Psychology
  • Math 206 - College Algebra

Professional Diploma in Accounting – Level 6

  • DACC 420 - Management Information Systems
  • DACC 423 - Accounting
  • DACC 440 - Accountants Professional Responsibilities and Ethics
  • DACC 445 - Cost Management
  • DBUS 448 - New Venture Design

What can you do with a Professional Diploma in Accounting?

Our Professional Diploma in Accounting program gets you ready for a career in public accounting, corporate accounting, government and nonprofit organizations, as well as many others. Whether you want to pursue a career in banking, economics or financial markets or have interests in an adjacent career path like financial accounting, tax accounting, management accounting or forensic accounting, a Professional Diploma in accounting may be right for you.

The Professional Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master’s

Why choose AIES?

Flexible Study Options

AIES programs are extremely flexible. Our wide variety of program options enable you to specialize in areas that interest you and are in demand from employers around the world.

Cost Effective

AIES strives to ensure that our tuition is as affordable as possible without compromising the standards of our qualifications.


At AIES, we are continuously working to ensure that our course offerings are based upon the most up-to-date methodologies and academic research available.

Career Development Opportunities

Studying with AIES gives you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and grow your key competencies.

Find a Center Near You

Whether you wish to study full-time or part-time, AIES can assure you that we will provide you with educational options that suit your unique needs.
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Whether you are currently employed and seeking career advancement, a recent graduate, or unemployed and searching for a new position, AIES qualifications allow you to put yourself ahead of the competition.

Contact Info

Tel: 1-949-501-3701
Email: info [at] aiesus.org
Address: 155 N. Riverview Dr, Anaheim Hills, CA 92808, USA

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