Courses boost technical knowledge of seven key topics in finance and accounting

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. – Dec. 16, 2015 – Becker Professional Education, a global leader in professional education and a part of DeVry Education Group, is introducing seven certification programs for CPAs and other financial professionals. Topics include the SEC, fraud, finance, management, government, business valuation and communication.

Becker’s certification programs have been carefully developed to meet National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) standards and to provide knowledge that can strengthen skills and career value. Each program features curated courses that are organized in an efficient self-study format designed to enable students to complete a certificate of completion within one year.

Topics cover: SEC, Fraud, Finance, Management, Government, Business Valuation and Communication.

“Obtaining a Becker Certificate of Completion is a great way to earn CPE credits and acquire special expertise in core subjects that are highly valued in today’s competitive job market,” said Timothy McClinton, vice president of U.S. Accounting at Becker Professional Education. “We have identified the critical areas that professionals need to understand to be successful and packaged them in a convenient and practical learning experience.”

Each Becker certification program is priced at $199; continuing professional education credit hours range from 7 to 18.5. Students who complete a program will receive a Becker Certificate of Completion and can add a Becker Certificate to their LinkedIn profile. Visit www.Becker.com/Certified.

About Becker Professional Education

Becker Professional Education, a part of DeVry Education Group (NYSE: DV), is a global leader in professional education serving the accounting, project management and healthcare professions. Nearly half a million professionals have prepared to advance their careers through its CPA Exam Review, ACCA® Courses, CMA Exam Review, PMP® Exam Review, USMLE® Review and Continuing Professional Education courses. Throughout its more than 50-year history, Becker has earned a strong track record of student success through world-class teaching, curriculum and learning tools that enable its students to develop the knowledge and performance skills necessary to stay ahead in an ever-changing business world. For more information about Becker Professional Education, visit www.becker.com or call 1-877-CPA-EXAM.