Accounting Ethics: Duties & Responsibilities

Course number: ETH640403

This ethics course meets the requirements for those states which require a general or behavioral ethics course. It uses a contemporary focus which immerses you in real world ethical questions. Covers topics related to

  • Duties as a whistleblower.
  • Duties of tax professionals.
  • Duties of fiduciaries including financial planners.
  • Trustees.
  • Executors.
  • Duties in the Accounting Workplace.

Course level: Basic.

Prerequisites: None.

Course includes:

  • Integrated text and study guide.
  • Final exam.
  • Grading service.

Note: Course meets the ethics requirement for the following states: AK, AL, AR*, CA**, CO, CT, DC, HI, ID, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NM, NV, OK, PA, RI, VT, WI, WV, and WV. (*AR requires 1 hour of state-specific; **CA also requires a state-approved course once every 6 years; this course does not meet that requirement).

If there is any doubt as to acceptability for your specific requirements, please check with your State Board.

NASBA field of study: Behavioral Ethics    Course credit: 4 hours