Bachelor Programs in Accounting

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Accounting

Accounting refers to the field of work of managing funds. Accounting is necessary for any successful business therefore there is a high demand for qualified professionals with a Bachelor of Accounting degree who are skilled at accounting.

Students pursuing a Bachelor of Accounting degree will not only learn the fundamentals of accounting, but will also build a strong foundation in business administration. Through courses such as financial accounting, business law, cost management and taxation, students of Bachelor of Accounting programs gain the skills and knowledge necessary for entry level jobs after graduation. Graduates with a Bachelor of Accounting degree are often qualified for jobs as accountants, working for the government, in the private or public sector, formulating budgets, tracking costs and analyzing programs.

If you are interested in the accounting and finance practices of business and want to turn this into a rewarding career then take a look through the options below and find the Bachelor of Accounting degree that is waiting for you!

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Bachelor in Accounting

University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Campus Full time 4 years September 2016 USA Tampa

The accounting major provides students with a comprehensive, well-planned and balanced learning experience designed to prepare graduates for success in the accounting profession and the business community. Students are prepared for many different career paths [+]

Bachelor in Accounting

The accounting major provides students with a comprehensive, well-planned and balanced learning experience designed to prepare graduates for success in the accounting profession and the business community. Students are prepared for many different career paths and graduate with a foundation well suited for advancement.  

Accounting is often called the “language of business.” Businesses plan, assess, and report the results of operations, financial condition, and cash position using accounting principles to prepare financial statements that express business operations to both internal and external users of financial information. External users assess creditability, performance, risk, and investment potential while internal users assess the efficiency of resource allocation, performance, and achievement of strategic objectives in the daily management of a business. All organizations, whether large or small, rely on accountants to record and report the activities of the business.... [-]


Bachelor in Accounting

University of Central Missouri
Campus Full time 4 years September 2016 USA Warrensburg

The BSBA Accountancy prepares students for an array of challenging and financially rewarding careers. Graduates have the background necessary to evaluate the present and projected economic activities of organizations. Public accountants provide... [+]

Bachelor in Accounting (BSBA)

Accounting is one of the world's fastest growing professions. The School of Accountancy and Computer Information Systems at UCM prepares students for rewarding careers in national and international organizations. Instant communication technology, rapid international travel and expanding world trade have enlarged the scope and importance of accounting services. The BSBA degree prepares students for an array of challenging and financially rewarding careers. Graduates have the background necessary to evaluate the present and projected economic activities of organizations. Public accountants provide financial services and guidance to individuals, business entities, not-for-profit organizations and all levels of government. Other professional accountants apply their skills in auditing, taxation, management policy, information systems, computer operations and many other areas. Central Missouri's accounting programs qualify graduates to sit for professional accounting examinations such as CPA and CMA. An Accounting degree also provides excellent preparation for graduate study in business or law school. UCM offers seamless graduate programs in accounting. The Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting or the Master of Arts in Accountancy can be completed within a year. Students may also choose an integrated BSBA/MA 150-hour degree completion option.... [-]


Bachelor in Accounting & Financial Management

Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT)
Campus Full time 3 years September 2016 Ireland Galway Mayo + 1 more

The programme provides students with a specialised education in accounting and financial management. It is a preparation for employment and a career in accounting... [+]

Bachelor of Arts in Accounting & Financial Management

GMIT Castlebar Campus

The programme provides students with a specialised education in accounting and financial management. It is a preparation for employment and a career in accounting and financial management in a range of organisations. It serves as a basis for further academic and professional education and aims to produce capable, adaptable, resilient, and self-confident graduates with a capacity for independent thought and judgement.

Programme Modules

Programme modules may include the following:Statistics, Marketing; Communications, PC Applications, Accounting, Business Mathematics, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Law, Management, Business Information Systems, Social & Organisational Psychology, Personnel Management, Business Research, Financial Reporting Environment, Operations Management, Small Business Management, Management Information Systems, Decision Making & Quantitative Analysis, and Organisational Behaviour.... [-]


Bachelor in Accounting

Slippery Rock University
Campus Full time Part time September 2016 USA Slippery Rock

The Accounting program prepares you for success in the challenging and rewarding field of accounting. The integrated curriculum focuses on developing your accounting skills and knowledge while enhancing your communication, critical thinking, and problem solving skills as well as technological proficiency. [+]

The Accounting program prepares you for success in the challenging and rewarding field of accounting. The integrated curriculum focuses on developing your accounting skills and knowledge while enhancing your communication, critical thinking, and problem solving skills as well as technological proficiency. WHY CHOOSE ACCOUNTING? As an accounting student, you'll be introduced to a variety of software programs used by accounting professionals that provide realistic application of practices and procedures in an environment that simulates the workplace. WHAT WILL YOU LEARN? At SRU, the Accounting program emphasizes learning through research and practical application as you prepare for professional certification exams and careers in public accounting, government, and private industry. You'll further your professional growth through participation in the Student Accounting Society and internship programs thorough the School of Business. CAREERS IN ACCOUNTING Accounting graduates are prepared for the following career opportunities: Auditing Forensic Accounting Private Accounting Public Accounting / CPA Tax Accounting CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS Alpha Kappa Psi Finance & Economics Club Student Accounting Society (SAS) [-]

Bachelor of Business - Accounting

JCU Singapore
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 3 years August 2016 Singapore

A qualification in business opens the door to great opportunities and a huge variety of careers. The acccounting major provides you the skill to manage contemporary and evolving accounting issues. Our accounting degree holds full accreditation with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (ICAA) and CPA Australia. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting. Bachelor of Business - Accounting A qualification in business opens the door to great opportunities and a huge variety of careers. The accounting major provides you the skill to manage contemporary and evolving accounting issues. Our accounting degree holds full accreditation with the Institute of Chartered Accountants Australia (ICAA) and CPA Australia. Study program To complete Bachelor of Business (Accounting) you will need to study 24 subjects including core subjects, accounting major specific subjects as listed below and one minor plus 1 subject on offer, or 5 subjects on offer. Core subjects Accounting for Decision Making Economics for Sustainable Business Business Data Analysis and Interpretation Business, Environment and Society in the Tropics Contemporary Business Communications Managing Consumer Markets Business Law PLUS one of the following: Professional Internship Multi-Disciplinary Project Independent Project Major Subjects Accounting Principles and Systems Cost and Management Accounting Financial Management Business Modelling Business Information Systems Law of Business Organisations (Law) Company Accounting Contemporary Issues in Accounting Performance Management and Control Auditing Taxation Minor Subjects (4 subjects from one of the following areas) Accounting Management Banking Marketing Finance • Tourism Management Tuition fees vary depending on your location: Domestic Fee: $ 48,741 International Fee: $ 50,154 [-]

Bachelor in Accounting

Universidad Panamericana Campus Guadalajara
Campus Full time July 2016 Mexico Guadalajara

Accounting at UP offers you the opportunity to enter the globalized world of work. The career offers a broad perspective of business, including financial accounting, tax and administration accounting, corporate and market finance, human resources, merchandising, production and legal aspects of corporations.<ol> <li></li> </ol> [+]

Accounting at UP offers you the opportunity to enter the globalized world of work. The career offers a broad perspective of business, including financial accounting, tax and administration accounting, corporate and market finance, human resources, merchandising, production and legal aspects of corporations. PERFIL DE INGRESO The ideal candidate: Has a vocation for service Is cooperative Has analytical skills Is respectful of rules Is oriented to results Has an ethical sense Works well in teams Shows leadership Is proactive Is interested in professional development Is responsible PERFIL DE EGRESO Upon completing your studies in accounting you will have acquired the multidisciplinary skills to prepare, review, analyze and interpret accounting information to put into practice innovative strategies in financial, fiscal, or legal aspects of a company. These strategies will allow you to contribute to the company’s successful projection in the world of business. CAMPO LABORAL The school of Accounting has links with the Mexican Council for Financial Information Standards, (CINIF), the Mexican Institute of Public Accountants, (IMCP), the Association of Public Accountants Guadalajara, Jalisco, and the Mexican Institute of Executives in Finance. The school also has agreements with prestigious international and national firms, such as: Deloitte, KMPG, PWC, Ernest and Young, Grant Thornton, Padilla Villarruel. Here you will be able to participate in internships programs, starting in your sophomore year. Once you finish your internship, you may also have to chance to join the firm as an employee. These are just some of the companies where our alumni are working: Deloitte, KMPG, PWC, Ernest and Young, Grant Thornton, Padilla Villarruel, RSM Bugarín, Baker Tilly México, Flores Garibay Moreno Padilla y Asoc. , Grupo Martí, Korima, Flextronics, IBM, DELL, Cemex, Grupo BMV, Grupo BBVA, Santander, HSBC, HP. [-]

Bachelor in Accounting

Drury University
Campus Full time September 2016 USA Springfield

Drury University's accounting major is the ideal program for students desiring to become either public or private accountants. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting. Focus Drury University's accounting major is the ideal program for students desiring to become either public or private accountants. The financial sector has seen a proliferation of rules and regulations in response to corporate scandals and financial crises. In addition, tougher lending standards and the globalization of business requires more demand for accountants as stricter reporting requirements will be required in the future. Drury’s accounting curriculum is designed to provide students with the necessary requirements to sit for the CPA exam as defined by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). Please see www.nasba.org for more information on the Uniform CPA Exam. Student Learning/Engagement/Teaching Individual instruction and small class sizes are vital to the success of the accounting student and the Drury University accounting program. The first time pass-rate of the CPA exam by Drury students are significantly above national averages for other four-year institutions. Computer labs, tutors, and access to instructors also contribute heavily to developing the accounting skills necessary for students to secure top tier jobs at competitive salaries. Typical Careers for Accounting Majors A graduate from the Drury University accounting program will be prepared to work for top public accounting firms in the nation. The accounting faculty works very closely with major accounting firms to secure internships for the students. The internship requirement of the program also allows a student to get a first-hand look at the demands of working in the public or private accounting field and to showcase his/her talents to the accounting and business world. Where our students go The top-tier accounting firms in the nation employ Drury accounting graduates. These firms include BKD, LLP, PwC, KPMG and other prestigious firms. Drury graduates support the local Springfield community’s needs for qualified accountants as well. Through the Drury graduate school, students are also able to meet the 150 credit hour requirement to sit for the CPA exam by obtaining both an undergraduate accounting degree and an MBA. Course Requirements Students pursuing the bachelor of business administration degree (BBA) with a major in accounting are required to complete the following course requirements: Drury CORE : 39-43 hours* BBA Tool Courses : 25 hours BBA Core Courses : 21 hours Accounting Major Courses : 33 hours Electives : 2-6 hours Total BBA hours: 124-128 hours *Drury CORE hours have been reduced from 45-49 to 39-43 as credit hours (6-7) are included in the BBA Tool Courses hours. BBA Tool Courses: All students pursuing a BBA degree with a major in accounting are required to complete the following tool courses: Principles of Accounting Accounting for Management Basic Economic Theory Introduction to Statistics Business Foundations Computer Proficiency Exam Organizational Behavior Analytical Methods Management Information Systems BBA Core Courses: All students pursuing a BBA degree with a major in accounting are required to complete the following core courses: Professional Business Experience (Internship) Corporate Finance Study Abroad Leadership & Organizations Business Law & Ethics Business Simulation Workshop Strategic Management Marketing Major Requirements: Students earning a BBA degree with a major in accounting also must complete the following courses for the major: Intermediate Accounting I Intermediate Accounting II Tax Service I Federal Taxation I Federal Taxation II Accounting Information and Cost Management Systems Auditing Principles and Procedures Intermediate Accounting III Tax Service II Commercial Law & Ethics Choose one of the following: Price Theory Aggregate Economic Analysis Choose one of the following: Advanced Accounting Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting The following courses are recommended electives for further study for accounting majors: Advanced Auditing Issues in Public/Corporate Accounting Students may find it necessary to spend more than four years at Drury University in order to complete the accounting major. Students desiring to sit for the Uniform CPA exam in Missouri, as well as many other states, must complete 150 hours of education. Students seeking CPA exam candidacy must complete the courses outlined above for the accounting major in addition to completing elective courses to total a minimum of 150 semester hours. This program usually requires more than four years of study. The faculty of the Breech School reserve the right to modify the above program and degree requirements at any time. Admission Policy Official admission to the Breech School of Business Administration is required* to enroll in any upper-division course (numbered 300/400) with prefixes of ACCT, ECON, FINC, MGMT and MKTG. To be admitted to the Breech School of Business Administration, a student must: Be officially admitted to Drury University. Complete an official declaration of major form indicating the major, minor or special program that the student intends to pursue. At this time, students will be required to read and sign the Breech Student Honor Code. Have completed at least 42 hours of college level credit, including a minimum of 12 semester credit hours at Drury University. Have completed all of the following preparatory courses (or their transfer equivalents) with a minimum grade of C- in each of the following courses: Principles of Accounting Basic Economic Theory Introduction to Statistics Computer Proficiency Exam (must achieve grade of ‘S’) Management Information Systems Choose one of the following: Business Calculus Calculus I Have a cumulative GPA of 2.75 on all Drury University coursework. Conditional Admission. A student not achieving the 2.75 overall GPA, or not achieving the required grades of C- in the preparatory courses listed above, or not completing at least 42 hours of college-level credit, including a minimum of 12 semester credit hours at Drury University, may be granted up to two (2) semesters of conditional admission to the Breech School. Conditional admission cannot be granted to a student not achieving both the required GPA and a minimum grade of C- in the specified preparatory courses. During the semester(s) of conditional admission, the student will be expected to meet all requirements for full admission. The student, subject to advisor approval, may enroll in a total of 13 hours of upper-division Breech School coursework during the terms of conditional admission. Prior to registration, students are required to complete the Permission to Enroll in Upper-Division Breech School Courses form with their academic advisor. Students Majoring in Non-Breech School Majors/Minors Students who must enroll in a Breech School 300 or 400 level offering to fulfill requirements of a program NOT offered through the Breech School of Business Administration may be exempted from this admission policy, provided they have completed all other specific prerequisites for the course. Prior to registration, students are required to complete the Permission to Enroll in Upper-Division Breech School Courses form with their academic advisor. [-]

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) single major

Curtin Singapore
Campus Full time 2 - 2 years August 2016 Singapore

Professional accountants analyse the financial dealings of a business or an individual and prepare reports or give advice on their record-keeping and compliance requirements. [+]

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting) single major

 

The Bachelor of Commerce is Curtin Business School's principle course and most internationally recognised business qualification in the Asia-Pacific Region.

Curtin University is ranked as one of the top 100 best-performing universities in the subjects of Accounting and Finance by the QS World University Rankings in 2014.

Are you a dynamo powerhouse of figures and finance?

Professional accountants analyse the financial dealings of a business or an individual and prepare reports or give advice on their record-keeping and compliance requirements. In this major you will develop comprehensive understanding of accounting and the associated fields of auditing, taxation, business law and financial management. You'll cover a variety of accounting units as well as some business, law and finance studies.... [-]


Bachelor in Accounting

Augsburg College
Campus Full time September 2016 USA Minneapolis Rochester

Accountants perform an important function in society by providing high-quality financial information. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting. Bachelor in Accounting Accountants perform an important function in society by providing high-quality financial information. Augsburg Accounting majors learn the requisite skills to do this through the study of theories and practices associated with the areas of financial accounting, managerial accounting, tax accounting, and auditing. In addition, Accounting majors take courses in other business areas necessary so that they have a broad understanding of how accounting serves the needs of business managers and others who rely on accounting information. Students completing the Accounting major will be prepared for entry-level positions as auditors and public accountants, management accountants, tax accountants, and internal auditors. Their education will give them knowledge and skills to work as accountants in business, government, and nonprofit organizations and to work in other positions requiring engagement with financial information. The Augsburg Accounting major also provides students with the accounting and business coursework required to take the Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam. Students can sit for the CPA exam after they have completed their Bachelor of Arts in Accounting. Students should note, however, that in order to be licensed as a CPA they must have completed a total of 150 credit hours in either undergraduate or graduate coursework and have one year of relevant work experience in auditing or taxation. Students will also have met the coursework requirements to take the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam. Accounting majors are encouraged to consider taking one of the professional accounting examinations upon graduation. Accounting Major Business Core Requirements Seven courses including: ACC 221 – Introduction to Financial Accounting ACC 222 – Introduction to Managerial Accounting BUS 242 – Principles of Management or BUS 200 – Exploring Business as a Vocation ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics FIN 331 – Financial Management MIS 260 – Problem Solving for Business MKT 252 – Principles of Marketing Required Accounting Courses Nine courses including: ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics BUS 301 – Business Law BUS 379 – Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics ACC 322 – Accounting Theory and Practice I ACC 323 – Accounting Theory and Practice II ACC 324 – Managerial Cost Accounting ACC 326 – Tax Accounting ACC 423 – Auditing ACC 425 – Advanced Accounting Graduation Skills Graduation skills in Critical Thinking (CT), Quantitative Reasoning (QR), Speaking (S), and Writing (W) are embedded throughout the offered courses and are met by completing the major. Transfer students must consult an advisor about potential adjustments to their course requirements to fulfill each of these skills. Note: All business majors are encouraged to take KEY 490 – Vocation and the Meaning of Success to fulfill the Augsburg Core Curriculum Senior Keystone requirement. Joint Bachelor of Arts in Accounting and Master of Arts in Leadership A BA in Accounting and an MA in Leadership (MAL) can be earned in this five-year program designed for students who wish to qualify for CPA certification and obtain a Master’s degree. By the end of the fifth year and successful completion of all requirements, the student receives both a BA in Accounting and an MA in Leadership and will have fulfilled the 150-hour requirement to qualify for the CPA certification. The MAL program offers a large number of courses on a weekend schedule. Refer to the Graduate Studies Catalog for a complete list of courses. It is recommended that students meet with an Accounting advisor to create an effective plan for successful completion of the five-year program. Requirements: Students must apply for admission to the MAL program at the end of their junior year. The application process includes submission of a completed application form, three letters of recommendation (two from professors and one from an employer), a personal statement, an example of writing in an academic paper, a GPA of at least 3.30, and an interview with a three-person panel from the MAL program. Students must also have faculty endorsement from the Accounting program. Students must complete at least one year of accounting work experience (either a job or internship) by the time they graduate from the MAL program. Minor in Accounting This minor is recommended for majors in MIS and Finance. Six courses including: ACC 221 – Introduction to Financial Accounting ACC 222 – Introduction to Managerial Accounting ACC 322 – Accounting Theory and Practice I ACC 323 – Accounting Theory and Practice II ACC 324 – Managerial Cost Accounting One of the following: ECO 112 – Principles of Macroeconomics ECO 113 – Principles of Microeconomics MIS 260 – Problem Solving for Business FIN 331 – Financial Management or BUS 379 – Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics [-]

BComm in Accounting

University of Manitoba
Campus Full time 4 years September 2016 Canada Winnipeg

Accounting is a dynamic field broadly concerned with the measurement of wealth and the financial impact of transactions. Good accounting results in good decision making. The study of accounting gives students the knowledge and professional judgment to determine the most useful way to communicate financial information. The Accounting Major is the first step in obtaining a thorough understanding of accounting. After graduation, many students continue in their accounting studies and pursue one of the following professional designations: CA, CGA, or CMA. [+]

Accounting is a dynamic field broadly concerned with the measurement of wealth and the financial impact of transactions. Good accounting results in good decision making. The study of accounting gives students the knowledge and professional judgment to determine the most useful way to communicate financial information. The Accounting Major is the first step in obtaining a thorough understanding of accounting. After graduation, many students continue in their accounting studies and pursue one of the following professional designations: CA, CGA, or CMA. Degree options B.Comm. (Hons.) Bachelor of Commerce Honours - 4 years B.Comm. (Hons.) Bachelor of Commerce Honours (Co-operative Education Option) - 4.33 years Interesting courses Introductory Financial Accounting Intermediate Accounting - Assets Intermediate Accounting - Equities Cost Accounting Taxation Accounting Accounting Information Systems Auditing Advanced Managerial Accounting Co-Op Options Asper Co-operative Education option Exchange Opportunities Asper International Student Exchange Program Professional opportunities Accountant Comptroller Treasurer Auditor Tax consultant Management consultant Note: due to their excellent analytical and quantitative skills, accountants are increasingly becoming involved in aspects of business such as auditing, internal control, international management, business valuation, risk management, and strategic decision making. As a result of this wide exposure to the operations of business, top managers of large firms usually have strong accounting backgrounds. What is unique about this program at the U of M? Our Student Groups activities extend your learning through fun, peer-organized activities. From weekly networking events and national case competitions to topic-specific student-run groups, there's something for everyone. The Asper School of Business Accounting Association (ASBAA) website is: www.asbaa.ca/ Asper has the largest co-op program on the U of M campus with work terms available at all the major accounting companies and many smaller firms, as well. The Asper Co-op Education program gives you access to real-world, real-time paid work experience, while pursuing your academic studies. Our Career Development Centre specializes in advice and support for accounting business students - during your studies and as you look for career-oriented employment after graduation. We are well connected to the business community through the Associates of the. This ensures your learning goes beyond the classroom with people who have succeeded in the real world. Asper School is accredited by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, and was awarded the 1999 Global Best Award from the Conference Board of Canada that recognizes the cooperative efforts between universities and the business community. [-]

Bachelor of Commerce - Professional Accounting

Macquarie University
Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Australia North Ryde

This accounting degree will prepare you to practise as an accountant. You will learn the essential accounting knowledge and a range of business related... [+]

Bachelor of Commerce - Professional Accounting

Accounting is the collection, measurement and communication of economic information which is used for planning, reporting and decision making. Accountants are employed in all areas of commerce, industry and government.This accounting degree will prepare you to practise as an accountant. You will learn the essential accounting knowledge and a range of business related skills in information technology, statistics, economics, commercial law and financial management.Macquarie University is the largest qualified accounting graduate provider in NSW. In April 2013 we graduated 568 bachelor of professional accounting students and 166 masters students.... [-]


Bachelor's In Finance, Accounting And Insurance

University of Warsaw, Faculty of Management
Campus Full time 3 years October 2016 Poland Warsaw

Studies on the "Finance, Accounting and Insurance" to develop specialist skills profile in finance, accounting and insurance.This knowledge is to be generic, firmly rooted in contemporary theories [+]

Bachelor in Finance, Accounting and Insurance Studies on the "Finance, Accounting and Insurance" to develop specialist skills profile in finance, accounting and insurance. This knowledge is to be generic, firmly rooted in contemporary theories of the functioning of the financial market and the international accounting standards. At the same time, achieved qualifications, which include learning outcomes achieved are the basis for not only the activity of a test, but also offer the opportunity to actively participate in economic practice. Without any effort on education in this area is difficult to imagine a rational behavior of economic agents in the era of globalization, integration and computerization.These processes require because on the one hand understanding of financial flows and their standardization, and other ways to hedge against potential economic perturbations. Polish company became the international competition must have managers and employees who are able to optimally combine various solutions in the area of ​​monitoring costs, and risk management. Profile of education, including issues of accounting, finance and insurance, firmly fixed on the basis of quantitative subjects, law and economics makes it possible to prepare an interdisciplinary graduate to the professional activities. The proposed direction is also consistent with the educational standards adopted by the Ministry of Science and Higher Education, which in the best schools in the western world - both American and European. At the same time, the selected directional effects are consistent with the requirements of candidates for statutory auditors and certified accountants. ... [-]


Bachelor of Accounting

Lakeland College
Campus Full time 4 years September 2016 USA Plymouth

Most colleges offer an accounting degree. But our degree will make you more attractive to employers than most. Why? Because at Lakeland, you won’t just learn how to crunch numbers. You will get out of the classroom and apply your knowledge in a real-world setting. And that’s exactly what employers want to see on a resume... [+]

Bachelors in Accounting. Most colleges offer an accounting degree. But our degree will make you more attractive to employers than most. Why? Because at Lakeland, you won’t just learn how to crunch numbers. You will get out of the classroom and apply your knowledge in a real-world setting. And that’s exactly what employers want to see on a resume. Come to Lakeland, and your out-of-class accounting journey will include: A required internship, that we will help you land, that’s worth three credits toward your degree The Voluntary Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, which involves you preparing actual tax returns for in-need members of the Sheboygan community (our accounting students prepared more than 500 returns in 2013) Field trips to renowned corporations, such as Kohler Co. Required job shadows of local accounting professionals, that we will help set up Four-year course plan “We certainly provide all the necessary technical knowledge, but the link between classroom learning and actual experience in the field is what’s so valuable,” says Brett Killion, assistant professor of accounting. “We really emphasize becoming a strong professional and helping students get that actual experience, so when they go out into the work world, they’re prepared to be great employees.” Covering all the bases Our accounting program is comprehensive. You will be exposed to financial accounting (record-keeping); managerial accounting (budgeting, forecasting, strategic planning); tax accounting and many other facets of this popular field. “But we also offer a lot of flexibility in terms of emphasis tracks,” Killion says. “We have a fraud and forensics emphasis track and we have a finance and insurance track as well.” Forensic Accounting at Lakeland White collar corporate crime is a growing problem in our society. We are one of only a few United States colleges that offer a fraud and forensic emphasis accounting degree. That’s a source of pride for us, and a valuable option for you. “You are combining your accounting skills, your analytical skills and your detective skills, and putting them all together,” says Killion. “You’re almost an accounting crime solver. You’re not just sitting in a cubicle with a calculator.” Recent Grads, Real Careers Listed below are just some of the actual jobs Lakeland College accounting students from recent graduating classes have landed: Tax associate, PricewaterhouseCoopers Bank examiner, Office of the Comptroller of Currency, Wisconsin Department of Treasury Tax associate, Schenck SC Tax analyst, U.S. Bank Renewable energy analyst, Orion Energy Systems Business analyst, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting (Tokyo, Japan) Associate accountant, Johnsonville Sausage Associate tax accountant, Thomson Reuters Staff accountant, Adell Cooperative Accounting assistant, Culligan Accountant, Van Horn Hyundai Senior auditor, Orion Energy Systems Accounting Major (63 semester hours) ACC 210 - Financial Accounting Principles ACC 220 - Managerial Accounting Principles ACC 350 - Federal Income Tax I ACC 355 - Federal Income Tax II ACC 395 - Intermediate Accounting I ACC 396 - Intermediate Accounting II ACC 401 - Internship in Accounting I ACC 420 - Cost Accounting ACC 455 - VITA-Income Tax Assistance (1 semester hour) ACC 465 - Accounting Information Systems ACC 471 - Advanced Accounting I ACC 472 - Auditing Theory and Practice ACC 474 - Advanced Accounting II BUS 200 - Business and Professional Protocol (2 semester hours) BUS 301 - Management Information Systems BUS 330 - Management Principles BUS 340 - Principles of Business Finance BUS 350 - Marketing Principles BUS 410 - Business Law I BUS 491 - Business Policy and Strategy (WI) ECN 220 - Principles of Macroeconomics ECN 230 - Principles of Microeconomics [-]

BA Accounting and Business Management (Hons)

University of Gloucestershire
Campus Full time Part time 3 years September 2016 United Kingdom Cheltenham + 1 more

Our accounting degrees are ranked joint 1st in the UK for helping you to achieve your full academic potential (Guardian University Guide 2015 'Value Added'). Alongside excellence in teaching, this is because we support you to maximise every opportunity [+]

Our accounting degrees are ranked joint 1st in the UK for helping you to achieve your full academic potential (Guardian University Guide 2015 'Value Added'). Alongside excellence in teaching, this is because we support you to maximise every opportunity whilst you are here at university. As a University of Gloucestershire accounting and business management student, you will learn from real-world case studies and from the perspective of accountants and large businesses, using financial data to inform business strategy and growth. The degree is structured towards increasing your chance of employment, with specific modules allowing you to focus on developing the skills and confidence employers want. 3 unique experiences As part of Your Future Plan at the University of Gloucestershire Business School, your rigorous academic learning will be strengthened with 3 unique experiences: Make it INTERNATIONAL You are guaranteed to visit an international business and finance centre and this essential and relevant part of your course is included in the cost of your degree. This could be, for example, the rapidly developing metropolis of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. With a rapidly changing economy, the city makes a fascinating place to enhance your learning. Make it REAL You will expand and strengthen your learning, working on live simulations with professional accountancy bodies such as ICAEW, CIMA and ACCA. You will work with live financial data and gain behind-the-scenes insights through specialist speakers including Luke Johnson, writer for the Financial Times, and owner and chairman of financial businesses including Metro Bank PLC and Risk Capital Partners. Make it HAPPEN You will apply your learning to the competitive CIMA Global Business Challenge, an international business competition for undergraduates around the world, designed to bring out the best in the young business leaders of tomorrow – an invaluable experience for you as you head out and make it in the financial sector. Study style As an accounting and business management student, your learning will be through a combination of lectures, seminars, group work and presentations. You will also work on 'real-world' business and accounting challenges, pitching your ideas to business and financial experts and you will have a guaranteed international business experience included in the cost of your degree. Benefits - Your Future Plan - your personal plan created to ensure you maximise every opportunity in preparation for your career - A one year work placement opportunity - with current students working for organisations including IBM, BMW, Eversheds and Warner Bros. These placements often lead to full-time careers - Specific modules that allow you to focus on developing the skills employers want - A diverse range of exciting modules with flexible choices so that you can specialise in an area that interests you during your final year - Independent real-world business and financial challenges as part of your learning - A guaranteed international accounting-related business experience to a city such as Ho Chi Minh - Entrepreneurial insight from pioneering financial experts during your lectures - Exemptions from professional accountancy qualifications giving you credits towards other professional qualifications - Professionally accredited with four prestigious organisations which means you will be recognised as a highly skilled accountancy graduate both across the UK and internationally Careers Accounting and financial professionals occupy some of the most senior management positions in industry, with rewards that reflect this. With a University of Gloucestershire degree in this area, you will have the opportunity either to use your credits against a further professional accountancy qualification, or to embark on a career in finance, secure in the knowledge that your specialist skills in accounting make you exceptionally employable in a competitive graduate job market. - Accountant - Business manager - Financial manager - Management consultant - Financial manager - Project manager Associated Professional Accreditations - Association of Chartered Certified Accountants - Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales - Chartered Institute of Management Accountants - Association of International Accountants Entry requirements You must satisfy the minimum University entry requirements You must have 280 UCAS tariff points with typical offers: - A-level: grades BBB or equivalent - IB Diploma: 25 points - BTEC National Diploma: DMM - International students must have international equivalent qualifications and IELTS 6.0 in English and 5.5 in any other band or equivalent. [-]

Bachelor of Applied Management

Waiariki Institute of Technology
Campus Full time Part time 3 years May 2016 New Zealand Rotorua Taupo Tokoroa Whakatane + 4 more

This degree offers students a programme of study that will enable them to take a holistic view of organisations and examine the interface between education, organisations and the community from a socioeconomic perspective to a specific business field. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting. Information for international students Tuition fee $19,950 Intakes February, May, July, November Minimum IELTS 6.0 with no band less than 5.5 Duration (length of study) 3 years Programme aim This degree offers students a programme of study that will enable them to take a holistic view of organisations and examine the interface between education, organisations and the community from a socioeconomic perspective to a specific business field. This qualification will provide students with the skills and knowledge of management required to successfully work in the business sector of Aotearoa/New Zealand. This degree also aims to provide regional contextualisation for applied management study. Award information To achieve the award of theBachelor of Applied Management - Business Management, students must pass a total of 360 credits, including: a maximum of 150 credits at Level 5; a minimum of 120 credits at Level 6; a minimum of 90 credits at Level 7. Single Major 195 compulsory credits; 75 credits in a chosen major and 45 additional credits from the Options List; and 45 elective credits. Double Major 195 compulsory credits; 150 credits in two chosen majors (75 for each major) from the Options List; and 15 elective credits. Double major (which includes Accounting as one major) 195 compulsory credits; and 165 credits in two chosen majors (includes 90 credits for the accounting major) from the Options List. NZICA Pathway To achieve the NZICA Pathway, students must achieve all compulsory courses, all courses within the Accounting major specific options list, MGMT.5920 and MGMT.6911. Knowledge and skills you will gain After successful completion of this major, students will have the skills and knowledge to be able to: apply contemporary management theories and practice to the solution of work based problems within the business environment to a specific business field; use both formal and informal networks to inform management practice from a technological and socioeconomic perspective; explore practice through the process of critical thinking and reflection; apply elements of economic theory to the contemporary New Zealand environment; recognise and respond to significant changes within the environment that impact on the organisation’s ability to achieve objectives; produce an operational marketing plan for a market, business or product; apply change management tools in organisational change situations; and explore creative management practices and identify alternative/sustainable management applications. Entry criteria Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations. [-]