Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and Finance in Asia

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Accounting and Finance

A bachelor’s degree is a four-year undergraduate degree and is the standard for higher education throughout most of the world. Bachelor’s degrees can be earned at state universities, at private universities, at community colleges and via online universities.

BSc in Accounting and Finance program develops professional accredited to practice in the accounting and financial sectors. These are skilled and knowledgeable individuals who can work in various professions like investment analysis and management, investment banking, accountancy and financial firms among other related professions.

Students who complete a part of their degree in Asia are growing in numbers. Currently, the second and the third biggest economies are in Asia. Without limitation, students have described their time in Asia as the best experience of their lives. Today, three of the four most populated countries of the world are in Asia: China, India, and Indonesia.

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Bachelor – Accounting

Stamford International University
Campus Full time June 2017 Thailand Bangkok

According to Deloitte there is strong demand for Accountants in ASEAN and around the world. Studying Accounting can help prepare you for other designations such as CPA, ACCA, CFA, and CIMA. A career in Accounting can take you to the top of any organization. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Asia 2017. According to Deloitte there is strong demand for Accountants in ASEAN and around the world. Studying Accounting can help prepare you for other designations such as CPA, ACCA, CFA, and CIMA. A career in Accounting can take you to the top of any organization. Students enrolling in an Accounting program will learn Financial Accounting, Management Accounting, Budgeting, Audit, Taxation, and be able to communicate complex ideas concisely. The Accounting program provides the hard skills Accountants need and the soft skills that will set you apart from others. Stamford’s Accounting Program is one of only a few Bilingual and International Accounting Programs in all of Thailand. It offers job-ready skills and uses state of the art technology to deliver the program. The staff are well qualified with the majority holding an MBA and CPA designation or other professional accounting designations. Many of the credits can be transferred to Professional Accounting designations. Career Opportunities A career in Accounting can take place across a wide range of industries online and offline. It is a field in high demand. Career opportunities include: CEO or President CFO Treasurer Finance Director Finance Manager Financial Controller Audit Partner [-]

Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance) double major

Curtin Singapore
Campus Full time 2 - 2 years August 2017 Singapore

This double major is accredited by CPA Australia and the Institute of Public Accountants (IPA), and graduates are eligible to apply for associate membership of both professional bodies. [+]

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.

Accounting

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 Economics

Volgograd State Technical University
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Russia Volgograd

Economics (38.00.00). As a part of this programme students graduate to work in the following fields: [+]

Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Asia 2017. VSTU is the leading regional University, which ranks among the best institutions in the amount of qualified specialists of Volgograd region, the South of Russia and some foreign countries. University obtains a well-developed infrastructure, ensures high professional level and influences forming of social qualities of students for their successful integration in the international economy. According to the strategy of University there was founded a research and education industrial complex (cluster) focused on training of well-qualified specialists for high-tech sectors of economy. Transformations in the sphere of higher education of the Russian Federation were affected and realized in VSTU as a multilevel system of educational programs, modern forms of academic activity organization, quality control, adequate material and technical support. Favorable social environment has been created in a large team of employees and students. Most of them share cultural and ethical values, keep and develop tradition of polytechnic school. VSTU is committed to the principles of the Bologna Declaration. Economics (38.00.00). As a part of this programme students graduate to work in the following fields: Accounting, analysis and audit, World economy, Finance and credit, Economics of enterprises and organizations, Energy management, Project management, Marketing, Production management, Financial management, Information business Entrance examinations In order to enter Bachelor’s Program, it is obligatory to provide: a document of previous education (original), nostrificated and legalized. Then an applicant undergoes the entrance examinations in the following subjects: Russian language; Mathematics; Physics/Chemistry/History/Social studies (depending on the chosen field of studies). Admission is held in accordance with the entrance examinations results. [-]

Bachelor of Professional Accounting

Centennial College
Campus Full time September 2017 Hong Kong

Whether students are aiming to be an auditor, business accountant, financial controller, company secretary, tax consultant or a finance expert, this programme will lay the foundations for you to excel in today’s dynamic business environment, and also provide you with a broad range of vital supplementary skills to help broaden your career horizons and give you access to more opportunities. [+]

Whether students are aiming to be an auditor, business accountant, financial controller, company secretary, tax consultant or a finance expert, this programme will lay the foundations for you to excel in today’s dynamic business environment, and also provide you with a broad range of vital supplementary skills to help broaden your career horizons and give you access to more opportunities. Upon completion of the programme, you will not only get exemptions from various professional bodies, but also gain a variety of skills in communication, global understanding and team engagement, which today’s employers are looking for in their professional graduate hires, not only in the Greater China region, but also worldwide. This programme will give you an exemplary range of key business competencies for success in tomorrow’s fast-evolving business marketplace. Special Features The programme offers a broad-based liberal education with a professional focus in order to train up all-rounded professional accountants. After completing the programme, students will be: More globally attuned as a result of exchange opportunities in China and overseas; and Equipped with vital accounting technical and soft skills, through accounting internship program and monthly professional accounting seminars, for better career options. Accounting Internship To provide you with more exposure and training in the accounting profession, the programme offers a new elective in the form of an "Accounting Internship" which offers a 6-credit accounting internship opportunity during the Second Semester from January to April in their Year 3 study. Students will be able to: Build on the professional knowledge acquired in classroom learning; Gain valuable and solid experience in a working environment in accounting related fields, which include accounting, auditing or taxation work in CPA firms; internal financial and management accounting work in industrial and commercial companies, as well as in non-profit sectors; and Develop a range of generic skills (such as critical thinking, problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills) that are important in enhancing the future employment opportunities of our students Career Prospects The programme will provide you with an excellent foundation for a successful career in: Accounting in banking, insurance and financial institutions Accounting in government and non-profit organisations Auditing in CPA firms Internal accounting in business and commercial sectors Internal audit, accounting compliance and governance work Qualifications Framework Bachelor of Professional Accounting (Honours) Programme is recognised under the Qualifications Framework Professional Accreditations On graduation, you will be recognised by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) as accountancy degree holders and as having fulfilled the stipulated pre-entry educational requirements. You can be qualified as professional accountants by successfully completing the HKICPA Qualification Programme (QP) and obtaining relevant working experience. Graduates are eligible for exemptions in: up to 9 papers from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), up to 6 papers from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)*, up to 7 papers from the Association of International Accountants (AIA) up to 4 papers from the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries (HKICS). Also, this programme is accredited by CPA Australia for direct entry to the professional level examinations. * Exemption from CIMA is for Year 1 entry students only. [-]

Bachelor of Accountancy (Hons) in Accountancy and Finance

University of Stirling
Campus Full time Part time 3 - 4 years September 2017 United Kingdom Stirling + 1 more

The Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) in Accountancy and Finance course is designed specifically for students planning a career in the Accountancy profession and/or the wider financial sector. Apart from the additional finance content which offers a specialisation for entering the professions in the banking and investment industries, the main difference from the single Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) programme is that there is no requirement to do a dissertation in Semester 8. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Asia 2017. The Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) in Accountancy and Finance course is designed specifically for students planning a career in the Accountancy profession and/or the wider financial sector. Apart from the additional finance content which offers a specialisation for entering the professions in the banking and investment industries, the main difference from the single Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) programme is that there is no requirement to do a dissertation in Semester 8. The Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) in Accountancy and Finance degree is also accredited by ICAS, CIMA, CIPFA and ACCA who will grant you significant exemptions from their exams when you have a Stirling degree. 3rd in Scotland - 2017 Good Uni Guide Accounting & Finance at Stirling is ranked 3rd in Scotland and 14th in the UK, according to the 2017 Good University Guide. According to the 2016 National Student Survey, 91% of students were satisfied overall with the quality of teaching, and across all questions in the survey, Accounting & Finance at Stirling received the highest score of all Scottish universities. Accreditation Nowadays, if you are planning to do professional Accountancy training, you will need a university degree and a recognised professional qualification. All the Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) degrees (single and joint) are accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Scotland (ICAS) who will all grant you significant exemptions from their exams when you have a Stirling degree. For full details on exemptions please contact the Accounting and Finance Division. What makes us different? Accounting and Finance prizes ICAS Charles Scott Prize A prize of £100 is awarded annually to the Bachelor of Accountancy student with the highest overall performance in modules ACCU9A1 and ACCU9A2 in the same academic session. KPMG Prize There are three prizes of £200 awarded annually to the students with the highest overall performance in each of the modules ACCU9A4, ACCU9AA and ACCU9A6. Annual visits There are annual visits by professional bodies including the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS), the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). Entry requirements Academic requirements Four-year Honours degree SQA Higher: ABBB - one sitting AABB - two sittings GCE A-level:BBB IB Diploma: 32 points BTEC (Level 3): DDM Essential subjects: Mathematics preferred Three-year Honours degree SQA Adv. Higher: ABB GCE A-level: ABB IB Diploma:35 points Essential subjects: To include Accountancy and Economics. Preference given to those with Mathematics. Other qualifications HNC/HND: Year one minimum entry Scottish HNC/D - Bs in graded units English, Welsh and NI HNC/D - Merits and Distinctions Advanced entry Year 2 entry may be possible with an HND in Accounting. Please consult our Advanced Entry pages for more information. Access courses: Access courses and other UK/EU and international qualifications are also welcomed. Additional information General entrance requirements apply. Mathematics Standard Grade (3), National 5 (C), Intermediate 2 (C), GCSE (C) or Level 4 or equivalent. If examinations are taken over two sittings, or there are repeats or upgrades, the entrance requirements may be higher. INTO University of Stirling INTO University of Stirling offers an International Foundation programme for those international students who do not meet the required academic and English-language criteria. These courses offer a route to study at the University of Stirling through an excellent teaching and learning experience located in the high-quality study facilities on campus. International Foundation Successful completion of the International Foundation in Business, Finance, Economics and Marketing to the required standard provides direct entry to year two of this degree. English language requirements If English is not your first language you must have one of the following qualifications as evidence of your English language skills: IELTS: 6.0 with 5.5 minimum in each skill Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): Grade C Cambridge Certificate of Advanced English (CAE): Grade C Pearson Test of English (Academic): 54 with 51 in each component IBT TOEFL: 80 with no subtest less than 17 If you need to improve your English language skills before you enter this course, our partner INTO University of Stirling offers a range of English language courses. These intensive and flexible courses are designed to improve your English ability for entry to this degree. Structure and content The Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) in Accountancy and Finance course is designed specifically for students planning a career in the Accountancy profession and/or the wider financial sector. Apart from the additional finance content which offers a specialisation for entering the professions in the banking and investment industries, the main difference from the single Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) programme is that there is no requirement to do a dissertation in Semester 8. The Bachelor of Accountancy (BAcc) in Accountancy and Finance degree is also accredited by ICAS, CIMA, CIPFA and ACCA who will grant you significant exemptions from their exams when you have a Stirling degree. Semesters 1–3 You will take core modules in the following: Accounting I An understanding of the basic concepts required to prepare and analyse financial statements. Accounting II An examination of the basic accounting techniques used by management accountants to help in decision making and in the formulation of future plans. Finance I An examination of the two key aspects of corporate finance: the financing decision and the investment decision. The evaluation of investment risk and return. Introduction to financial securities and financial markets. Basic principles of security valuation. You are also required to study Economics (Introductory Economics), Business Management (The Global Business Environment) and Business Law. Semesters 4–8 You will develop a critical understanding and analytical approach to subjects directly relevant to Accountancy and Finance. Core advanced modules include: External Reporting Finance II Accounting Information and Employment Quantitative Methods for Business Decisions Personal Financial Planning Applied Management Accounting Taxation Advanced Financial Accounting Auditing You will choose further advanced modules in accountancy and finance from a list of electives. Delivery and assessment Teaching is by a combination of formal lectures, seminars, practical workshops and tutorials. The course of small group tutorials provides feedback and reinforcement of lecture topics throughout each semester. Assessment is by a combination of coursework and examinations. You will have numerous opportunities to develop appropriate work-related skills at every stage of your studies, culminating in the Professional Development and Practice module in Semester 8 which helps you prepare for entering the workplace. For Honours students, all advanced modules undertaken during the final two years of the course count equally towards their overall degree classification. Development of Personal Transferable Skills IT skills through completion of computer workshops (EXCEL & SAGE) and assignments, and by obtaining module information using Succeed Communication skills through active tutorial participation; written coursework and oral group presentations Self management through meeting coursework deadlines (set release and deadline dates) Inter-personal skills through sharing skills and understanding in tutorials and practical computer sessions and group presentations Research skills through the coursework research project Critical reflection through awareness of how personal skills meet the needs of an employer in an accounting / business setting. Academic skills of problem solving, numeracy, analytical and logical thinking. Study abroad opportunities You may apply to study at a European university as part of the ERASMUS programme. In addition, you may also apply to study in the US under the University’s exchange scheme with a wide range of universities in North America, Australia, Hong Kong and Japan. Career opportunities Where are our graduates now? Accountancy and Finance graduates are currently working in a wide range of countries around the world including: UK, Norway, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Japan, Mongolia, Ireland, Canada, Vietnam and China. They are contributing to the performance of both finance-related organisations, as well as a range of other private and public sector bodies including: JP Morgan PwC Halifax Bank of Scotland Ernst & Young Diageo BBC Unilever Deloitte KPMG Biggart Baillie Audit Commission Goldman Sachs IBM HSBC Lloyds Banking Group Grant Thornton Royal Bank of Scotland Proctor & Gamble NHS Scotland Arcadia Group Morgan Stanley Recent graduates have started their careers in the following roles: Associate, PwC Commercial and Performance Analyst, SSE Audit Associate, Deloitte UK Trainee Financial Advisor, Greaves, West & Ayre Graduate Finance Analyst, Aston Martin Part Qualified Accountant, Yousaf & Co Ltd Graduates who left Stirling up to ten years ago have now forged careers in the following areas: Chartered Accountant, Dickson Middleton Senior Analyst, Lloyds Banking Group Senior Associate, Deloitte UK Auditor, Audit Scotland Assurance Technician, Ernst & Young Management Accountant, Standard Life plc Business Services Manager, RSM Tenon Some of our more established graduates are currently employed as: Senior Partner in their own firm Chief Financial Officer, Energy Australia Finance Director, BiP Solutions VP (Operational Risk Management), J.P. Morgan Head of Quality Review, ICAS Investment Director, Bank of Scotland Equity An Accountancy degree doesn’t only set you up for a career in the financial sector; some of our graduates have built upon their initial university experience and are now working as Solicitors (McClure Naismith), Reporters (EquityRadar), Social Worker (Barnardos), Editor/Cameramen (BBC Scotland), and even a High Court Judge (Court of Session, Edinburgh). A wide range of employers recognise that a student with an accounting/finance background has had a strong business-focused education which will have equipped them with important skills (numerical, communication, problem-solving etc). This explains why graduates from this Division have such a strong employment record. Career Development Centre The University has an excellent Career Development Centre, situated in room 3A1, which not only provides access to professional career advice and employment resources, but also runs career planning units and workshops. The Careers Liaison Officer is Chris Coles and he offers a link between the Academic School and the Career Development Centre. Chartered Accountancy Training Positions for Chartered Accountancy training (CA) are normally advertised in the autumn prior to graduation (Semester 7) with many firms taking part in a ‘milk round’ of interviews in October and November each year. It is very important for Year 3 students hoping to get a CA training contract to prepare application forms and CVs before returning to Year 4, as the deadlines set by firms can be as early as mid-October. Many organisations offer internships and placements and it can also be useful to contact local firms to see if relevant experience can be gained. All of which will help when applying for a Training Contract position. There are CA positions with the three Chartered Accountancy Institutes in the UK: Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (ICAS) Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) Chartered Accountants Ireland (oversees both Ireland and Northern Ireland) Other bodies offering accounting qualifications include: the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy (CIPFA). These vacancies come up throughout the year and students should check the relevant websites: cimaglobal.com/cimatraining www.accaglobal.com/graduate Internship – What they are and why you should consider doing one? An internship is an opportunity offered by an employer to students (or interns) over a fixed period of time, which enables the student to gain practical experience. The Career Development Centre has details of internships available around the world with large private sector organisations, as well as opportunities with smaller local businesses which are promoted through the Third Sector Internship Scheme, the Saltire Foundation, and our very own Stirling Internship Programme. As a student, you will automatically be registered onto the University’s Vacancy & Events System which means that you will receive regular updates regarding new opportunities as they become available. Six reasons why you should consider an internship: Boost your CV and stand out from the crowd in order to have an edge in the graduate job market. Make professional connections which may lead to the offer of a job upon graduation Test your career choices – internships can ease your transition into future careers or alternatively, help you decide that you don’t want to work in that area after all ‘Real world’ business experience, enabling you to put theory into practice Develop transferable skills such as communication, team working, problem-solving, decision-making, initiative and creativity Help fund your studies by earning a full-time salary during the vacation periods [-]

Bachelor (Hons) in Accounting accredited by CPA Australia

Universiti Tun Abdul Razak (UNIRAZAK)
Campus Full time 4 - 5 years February 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

The demand for experts in accounting and finance is at an all-time high in our Age of Globalisation. The individuals who will gain most from this are graduates with the professional knowledge and skills given by CPA Australia. UNIRAZAK meets this demand by offering the Bachelor of Accounting (Hons.) that requires the passing of the professional level segments of CPA Australia's CPA Programme in the final year. This programme qualifies the fresh graduate as an accounting and finance expert who is certified by an internationally recognised professional body. [+]

UNIRAZAK WAIKATO COLLABORATION UNIRAZAK accounting students will enjoy the benefits of studying abroad without any negative impact or consequence on successfully completing the embedded CPA (Australia) professional examinations. This is a twinning program in which UNIRAZAK students are to pursue two years of accounting program in UNIRAZAK and a period of 12 months in Waikato. This is based on an academically robust structure of 2.0 + 1.0+ 1.0 (4 years). This structure allows for a UNIRAZAK candidate to enhance their learning with international study for up to 3 semesters without compromising the integrity of UNIRAZAK's unique embedded CPA professional examination structure. After completion of the third year at Waikato University, the student will be awarded with Bachelor of Business Analysis (Financial) majoring in accounting degree offered in the Waikato Management School (WMS). This is a dual degree program in which students are awarded two degrees - Bachelor of Business Analysis (Financial) awarded by University of Waikato and Bachelor in Accounting Degree awarded by UNIRAZAK. Under this dual degree program students have to pursue an initial 2 years of study in UNIRAZAK, the 3rd year in Waikato and an extra final year in UNIRAZAK where students prepare for their CPA Australia professional examinations. Admission with credit to Waikato Bachelor degrees will only be granted to UNIRAZAK students who have completed the first two years of the UNIRAZAK Bachelor of Accounting degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 and above. In addition, students will have to meet the English language entry requirements for Waikato by providing evidence of English language proficiency, in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL examination scores. The University of Waikato informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in Hamilton, New Zealand. It is one of New Zealand's most modern and innovative universities, based in the beautiful river city of Hamilton, with a satellite campus in Tauranga. It has more than 12,500 students including close to 2,000 international students from over 70 countries. Institutional Accreditation or Recognition : Ministry of Education, New Zealand Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) Association of MBAs (AMBA) European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD-EQUIS) UNIRAZAK MACQUARIE STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMME UNIRAZAK accounting students have a unique opportunity of improving their understanding of accounting as well as English when they take advantage of the world class study abroad programme at Macquarie University in Australia. They will enjoy the benefits of studying in Australia and improving their preparations for completing the embedded CPA (Australia) courses in the final year at UNIRAZAK. This is a twinning program in which UNIRAZAK students pursue the first two years of their accounting program at UNIRAZAK and then spend a year at Macquarie University in Sydney Australia. This is based on an academically robust structure of 2.0 + 1.0 + 1.0(4 years). This structure allows for a UNIRAZAK candidate to enhance their learning with international study for up to 3 semesters without compromising the integrity of UNIRAZAK's unique embedded CPA professional examination structure. Admission with credit to Macquarie University will only be granted to UNIRAZAK students who have completed the first two years of the UNIRAZAK Bachelor of Accounting degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.0 and above. In addition, students will have to meet the English language entry requirements for Macquarie by providing evidence of English language proficiency, in the form of an IELTS or TOEFL examination scores. Why study in ACCOUNTING The demand for experts in accounting and finance is at an all-time high in our Age of Globalisation. The individuals who will gain most from this are graduates with the professional knowledge and skills given by CPA Australia. UNIRAZAK meets this demand by offering the Bachelor of Accounting (Hons.) that requires the passing of the professional level segments of CPA Australia's CPA Programme in the final year. This programme qualifies the fresh graduate as an accounting and finance expert who is certified by an internationally recognised professional body. Objective Respond to the needs of the country for higher-level accountants, auditors and financial managers. Graduates of the programme generally will find placement in local and international CPA Australia's firms; industries firms and government entities. Enable students to demonstrate competencies in the development, measurement, analysis, validation and communication of financial and other information. Develop students with the relevant analytical and critical thinking, oral and written communication skills which are relevant to their field of study. Expose students to the unique aspects of global accounting and business issues. Expose students with new developments in Information Technology relevant to prospective position they are expected to assume in the world of work in the area of accounting, auditing and finance. Expose students with activities that help them work in teams/groups. Provide the educational background for students to meet the educational requirements of various accounting certification examinations. Ensure the curriculum meets the requirements of stakeholders and maintains its international standards of the field, and contributes for the development of the profession. Promote faculty's or school's competency through professional development schemes so as to help them compound their service to the community. Entry Requirements 4-Year Programme Pass SPM/SPMV/O-Level with 5 credits including strong credits in Bahasa Melayu, English and Mathematics or equivalent qualifications, AND Pass STPM/A-Level with 2 principals; or Pass Matriculation, Foundation or Pre-university; or Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with 5Bs including English; or Possess Diploma which is recognised by MQA/Malaysian Government; or Other equivalent qualifications recognised by MQA/Malaysian Government. 5-Year Programme (Including Foundation in Businesss and Management) Pass SPM/SPMV/O-Level with 5 credits including strong credits in Bahasa Melayu, English and Mathematics or equivalent qualifications. English Proficiency Requirements International Students TOEFL 550 / IELTS Band 4.5 / Pre-U or Secondary Education undertaken in English medium. (Students without TOEFL and IELTS are required to complete and pass an Intensive English Programme offered by the University) The validity period for TOEFL and IELTS is two (2) years from the date of the award. Malaysian Students Malaysian students who enroll into Universiti Tun Abdul Razak Bachelor's programmes must possess a minimum of Band 4 in their Malaysia University English Test (MUET). (Students without the minimum of MUET score are required to complete and pass an Intensive English Programme offered by the University). Note: Additional charges will be imposed for the Intensive English Programme based on students placement level, in addition to the respective programme fees. Career Opportnity Career possibilities include: General Manager, Financial Controller, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Executive Officer, Financial Service Executive/Manager, Junior Auditor, Senior Auditor, Audit Partner, and Financial Planning professional/Specialist. Fees Undergraduate Fee Structure for Local Students Undergraduate Fee Structure for International Students [-]

Bachelor in Accounting

MAHSA UNIVERSITY
Campus Full time 3 years January 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

Want to be a top-notch Accountant with industry related experience and proven cutting- edge caliber? The Bachelor of Accounting (Hon.) degree program at MAHSA University College offers you all that and more. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Asia 2017. Want to be a top-notch Accountant with industry related experience and proven cutting- edge caliber? The Bachelor of Accounting (Hon.) degree program at MAHSA University College offers you all that and more. At MAHSA University College the emphasis is on industry related teaching which takes the student beyond the classroom setting. This will ensure that you are ‘employment ready’ equipped with sharp analytical and creative acumen, traits which are in demand perpetually. The Bachelor of Accounting (Hons) degree at MAHSA University College is an integrated coursework and practice orientated program, where students will be taught by not only academics but also accounting practitioners. This is a question of relevance, not just theoretical knowledge but the skills with which to apply that knowledge. MAHSA University College has programmed this degree to comply to with all professional requirements including that of, The Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA), Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (ACCA), Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and Certified Practising Accountants (CPA Australia). It is a complete pathway to fulfill your dreams of becoming a full fledged real world accountant. Message from HOD Modern business education is competitive and demanding, it is a paradigm shift beyond the classroom. One needs special skills to adapt to the ever changing and dynamic business world. Mahsa University School of business empowers students with such skills that will enable them to deal with the real world business nationally and globally. Mahsa University emphasizes not only meritocracy in education but resilience, initiative, optimism and adaptability- the bench marks set by today’s captains of industries in their recruitment drives. A special feature of all our programs is the practical industry experience (PIE), which means our students are working ready when they graduate. Our practical industry experience includes research projects, organizational problem solving projects and an internship. Hence, you can graduate with a combination of theoretical and practical skills that are so demanded by employers. We pride ourselves in producing industry ready graduates. Program Outline Bachelor Of Accounting (Hons) Degree | KPT/JPS(N/344/6/0100)06/17 Semester 1 / Year 1 Bahasa Kebangsaan Pengajian Islam / Moral Financial Accounting I Business Mathematics Professional Development I Microeconomics Semester 2 / Year 1 Macroeconomics Professional Development II Principles of Management Principles of Marketing Business Statistics Financial Accounting II Semester 3 / Year 1 Introduction To Finance Entreprenuership Semester 4 / Year 2 Cost Accounting Pengajian Malaysia Business Ethics, Governance & Accountability Business Law Financial Reporting I Taxation I Semester 5 / Year 2 Financial Management Management Information System Management Accounting Financial Reporting II Taxation II Semester 6 / Year 2 Company Law Corporate Finance Semester 7 / Year 3 Corporate Accounting Accounting Information System Accounting Theory & Practice Auditing & Assurance Services I Public Sector Accounting Dissertation Semester 8 / Year 3 Strategic Management Advance Corporate Accounting Auditing & Assurance Service II Strategic Management Accounting Elective 1 Elective 2 Semester 9 / Year 3 Industrial Training Entry Requirements Bachelor Of Accounting (Hons) Degree STPM / A-Level: Two (2) relevant Principle passes or equivalent with minimum CGPA of 2. ( Including a pass in Mathematics at SPM level). Matriculation / Foundation : A minimum CGPA of 2.0. Diploma : Diploma in Accounting / equivalent with a minimum of CGPA 2.0. * Any other qualification that the University deems equivalent to the above. English Language Requirements: SPM : Pass for Malaysian students O-level : Grade C Intakes Intakes are in January, April, July and September. [-]

Bachelor in Accounting (Hons)

Universiti Kuala Lumpur
Campus Full time 3 - 4 years June 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

The Bachelor in Accounting program aims to produce qualified and highly capable accountants for nation building. Aside from providing students with a strong theoretical background on the core component of accounting, the programme also exposes them to some relevant accounting software. [+]

Bachelor in Accounting (Hons) Programme Summary Programme Code: JPT/BPP/N/344/6/0017/01/21 (MQA/FA0205) Status Programme: Full Accredited Institutes: Universiti Kuala Lumpur Business School Specialisation: Business, Entrepreneurship & Islamic Finance Study Level: Bachelor Degree Intake: Jan/June/July/Sept Duration: three-four years Overview The Bachelor in Accounting program aims to produce qualified and highly capable accountants for nation building. Aside from providing students with a strong theoretical background on the core component of accounting, the programme also exposes them to some relevant accounting software. This enhances the students' chance to gain lucrative employment in various corporate settings. Programme objectives To produce graduates who are professional, knowledgeable, competent and innovative in accounting and finance. To produce graduates who possess strong communication and leadership skills to enable them to work well in a team. To produce graduates who appreciate and are committed towards lifelong learning and continuous improvement especially, but not limited to, the fields of accounting and finance. To produce graduates who have high integrity, strong ethics, high commitment and social responsibility. To produce graduates who are capable of starting, growing and sustaining entrepreneurial ventures and those who are able to work equipped with strong accounting, finance, and entrepreneurial skills. Programme Aims With our program we aim to provide an internationally recognised degree in accounting and finance to produce graduates with functional management skills, strong accounting and finance knowledge, exemplary leadership skills, high commitment towards pursuit of knowledge and excellence, and are innovative, socially responsible and good team players who are nationalistic and yet global in outlook and behaviour. Programme Contents Semester 1 Introduction to Financial Accounting I Management Accounting I Mathematics for Business Principles of Microeconomics Writing for Academic Purposes Contemporary Issues of Muslim in Malaysia / Culture and Lifestyle in Malaysia Mandarin I Semester 2 Financial Accounting and Reporting I Principles of Microeconomics Management Marketing Statistics for Business Commercial Law Semester 3 Financial Accounting and Reporting II Taxation I Management Accounting II Communication for Business Purpose Introduction to Information Technology Ethnic Relations / Malaysian Studies III Semester 4 Financial Accounting and Reporting III Audit I Principles of Finance Human Capital Management Technopreneurship Mandarin II Islamic and Asia Civilization / Communication in Bahasa Melayu II Semester 5 Financial Accounting and Reporting IV Taxation II Accounting Information System II Managerial Finance Corporate Law Corporate Ethics and Governance Innovation Management Co-Curriculum ** Semester 6 Accounting Theory and Practices Audit II Accounting Information System II Organisation Studies Global Entrepreneurship Elective ** Semester 7 Industrial Training [-]

Economy

International University Of Innovation Technologies
Campus Full time 4 years September 2017 Kyrgyzstan Bishkek

Bachelor of Economics knows theoretical basis and principles of functioning of the economy, has a systematic picture of the patterns and trends of the world economy, knows the mechanism and principles of the adoption and implementation of economic and administrative decisions at the enterprises, using modern information technologies. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Asia 2017. Bachelor of Economics knows theoretical basis and principles of functioning of the economy, has a systematic picture of the patterns and trends of the world economy, knows the mechanism and principles of the adoption and implementation of economic and administrative decisions at the enterprises, using modern information technologies.   Profiles: "Innovation in the enterprise financial management"; "Accounting, analysis and audit"; "Finance and Credit"; Type of professional activity: analytical; organizational and management; Education (teaching). In the economic sphere it involved a variety of specialists, but in the top five most popular professions include: chief accountant, a specialist in foreign economic activities, auditor, economist, crisis manager. Deep knowledge of modern economic theory and practice, law, computer technology, enhanced training in mathematics and a foreign language allows graduates of Bachelor of Economics to find an interesting and prestigious job. Objects of professional activity of bachelors are: behavior of economic agents, their costs and benefits, functioning markets, financial and information flows, production processes. Bachelor of preparation "Economy" is preparing for the following types of professional activity: Settlement and economic; analytical, research and development; organizational and management; pedagogical. Bachelor of preparation "Economy" is to solve the following professional tasks in accordance with the professional activities: settlement and economic activity preparation of input data for calculations of economic and socio-economic indicators characterizing the activity of economic entities; carrying out calculations of economic and socio-economic indicators based on standard procedures, taking into account the existing regulatory framework; economic development plans of enterprises of different sections of the form of ownership, organizations and agencies; analytical, scientific and research activities Find information on getting the job, data collection and analysis necessary for carrying out specific economic calculations; processing economic data in accordance with the task, analysis, evaluation, interpretation of the results and conclusions of study; build standard of theoretical and econometric models of the processes, phenomena and objects relating to the field of professional work, analysis and interpretation of the results; analysis and interpretation of the indicators characterizing socio-economic processes and phenomena at the micro and macro level, both in Russia and abroad; preparation of information reports, analytical reports; conducting surveys, interviews, questionnaires and primary processing of the results; participate in the development of design solutions in the field of professional activities, the preparation of proposals and actions for the implementation of the developed projects and programs; organizational and administrative activity participate in the development of options for management decisions, rationale for their selection based on the criteria of social and economic efficiency, taking into account the risks and the possible socio-economic consequences of decisions; organization entrusted implementation phase of the work; operational management of small teams and groups formed for the implementation of specific economic projects; participate in the preparation and decision-making on the management of the organization and improvement of the activity of economic services and departments of enterprises of different ownership forms, organizations, agencies, taking into account the legal, administrative and other restrictions; teaching activities the teaching of economic disciplines in educational institutions, educational institutions of primary vocational, secondary vocational, higher vocational and additional vocational training. Profile: Innovative Financial Management Type of professional activity: analytical; organizational and management; Education (teaching).             Profile: Accounting, analysis and audit. Training of professional, competitive specialists in the field of accounting and auditing, the use of intellectual, material and information resources in the teaching process and research to develop and improve the quality of education on the financial, management accounting, international accounting standards, organizations of different legal forms of ownership, and as ongoing training of existing accountants and auditors, in accordance with the ever-changing external environment. We pay much attention to all the practices of students, as it is this aspect of training allows future graduates to plunge into the real practical activities form the basic skills of administrative activity, and for the first time feel in the role of a leader [-]

Bachelor in Business Management (Accounting & Finance)

SUNY Korea
Campus Full time March 2017 South Korea Incheon

The College of Business, introduced to SUNY Korea by Stony Brook University, is the most recent college from Stony Brook to join the SUNY Korea departments. At Stony Brook, it is one of 13 colleges and schools in the University, and it offers a major in Business Management, with specialization choices in Accounting and Finance, leading to the Bachelor of Science degree. The College of Business at Stony Brook University prepares students for leadership roles, fosters entrepreneurial growth, and... [+]

The College of Business, introduced to SUNY Korea by Stony Brook University, is the most recent college from Stony Brook to join the SUNY Korea departments. At Stony Brook, it is one of 13 colleges and schools in the University, and it offers a major in Business Management, with specialization choices in Accounting and Finance, leading to the Bachelor of Science degree. The College of Business at Stony Brook University prepares students for leadership roles, fosters entrepreneurial growth, and conducts cutting-edge research that informs business practice. ​The College's strong faculty from around the world achieve rigorous standards for research productivity and teaching effectiveness. The College attracts top quality students and engages them in the highest level of hands-on business education. As a business school at a flagship public research university, we offer our students, faculty, and members of the business community interdisciplinary resources. The College's research and teaching draws upon the sciences, mathematics, engineering, medicine, liberal arts, and fine arts to stimulate opportunities for technological innovation and economic development. The Business Management major is designed for students who wish to enter the business arena with substantial knowledge and skills across the full spectrum of business disciplines, but who also have a specific interest in either Accounting or Finance. Career opportunities include management positions in financial planning, banking, corporate accounting, public accounting, and more. Students are also prepared for advanced study in both Accounting and Finance, as well as other areas of business. While students have the opportunity to specialize in either Accounting or Finance, they will also take classes in business statistics, decision sciences, and general management. In just 10 years, the College of Business has enjoyed enormous growth in faculty, research, and academic programs. College of Business faculty is made up of 46 full time professors and affiliates, including 40 College of Business faculty and 6 members with joint or affiliate appointments, from such departments as Applied Mathematics, Economics, and Political Science. Faculty fall within the research areas of Accounting, Finance, Management (Organizational Behavior and Operations Research/Decision Analytics), and Marketing & Strategy. The faculty are from the most prestigious universities in the world including, but not limited to, Carnegie Mellon, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Northwestern, Sogang University, Tulane, University of California Santa Barbara, University of Michigan, University of Moscow, University of Munster, University of Virginia, Harvard University, and Yale. Many faculty members have dual affiliation with other Stony Brook departments, including Psychology, Technology and Society, Political Science, and Applied Mathematics, and what’s more, they are involved in cutting edge interdisciplinary centers across campus, including the Center of Finance, Center for Behavioral Political Economy and the Center for Behavioral Finance. College of Business faculty involve undergraduate students in their research, as well as provide students with experiential learning opportunities, including case studies, client projects and internships, with the ultimate goal of preparing students as leaders in their field of choice. Students are encouraged to develop and test their business ideas through support in the College’s Innovation Center and curriculum in technology innovation and entrepreneurship. Mission The mission of the Stony Brook College of Business is to create and disseminate knowledge, prepare students for leadership roles and foster entrepreneurial growth. This is accomplished by: - Emphasizing research and practice across disciplines within and outside of business. Our research meets the highest standards, earning publication in leading academic journals and enlightening other researchers and practitioners. - Providing undergraduate and graduate business education of the highest quality incorporating experiential learning including case studies, client projects, and internships to prepare students for rewarding careers. - Encouraging students to develop and test their business ideas supported by Stony Brook’s Innovation Center and curriculum in innovation and entrepreneurship. Clubs and Events There are many clubs and events for business students to get involved with while at Stony Brook. Included are an Accounting Society which brings weekly speakers to campus from various accounting firms. The Society, together with the College of Business and Stony Brook University Career Center, sponsors an annual Accounting Networking Breakfast each Fall to connect students to various firms to discuss internship and career opportunities. There is also a student run Investment Club, which promotes investment education, invites guest speakers from NYC investment banks and hedge funds (including many College of Business alumni), and plans trips to NYC destinations such as Bloomberg, Federal Reserve, and NASDAQ. There are many other events for students, including guest speakers, panel events, and career fairs, all of which provide students with expert advice and networking opportunities. [-]

Bachelor of Accounting

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Campus Full time 4 years January 2017 Malaysia Johor Bahru

Programme objectives: to produce competent and versatile accounting graduates who are able to be leaders in organizations; to produce accounting graduates who are ethical, outstanding and have high confidence to uphold the accounting profession;... [+]

Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Asia 2017. Programme Objectives To produce competent and versatile accounting graduates who are able to be leaders in organizations. To produce accounting graduates who are ethical, outstanding and have high confidence to uphold the accounting profession. To provide a platform for graduates to develop career and education in the accounting profession. To produce accounting graduates with effective interpersonal skills. Programme Structures And Features, Curriculum And Award Requirements The course is offered in full-time mode and based on a 8 Semester Academic Year with several subjects being delivered and assessed in each semester. The course requires students to undergo 6 months of industrial training during the short semester of their third year. Assessment: Maximum of 60% final examination and the remaining allocate to coursework Award Requirements Students should: Achieve a total of 146 credit hours with minimum CPA of 2.0. Pass the Industrial Training which is equivalent to 8 credit hours. Career Prospects Graduates of the programme can work as accountants, auditors, finance officers, tax officers, tax consultant, entrepreneurs, business/entrepreneur consultant, insurance advisors/consultants, company secretaries, bank officers, risk managers, chief executive officers, etc. Cross Campus Programme Students are given the opportunity to register for a few subjects in participating universities. The grades and credits gained (up to 1/3 of the total credits of the curriculum) can be transferred for purposes of graduation. At the moment, there are four participating universities i.e. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Universiti Sains Malaysia Universiti Malaya and Universiti Malaysia Sarawak. UTM Degree ++ Programme Students are given a chance to enrol in certificate programme offered by the School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPACE) during their semester break. Facilities available List of facilities: Computer laboratory Digital laboratory Language laboratories Resource centre Smart classrooms International Students At Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, we currently have international students from various countries around the world. This includes students from Germany, United Kingdom, Sudan, Indonesia, Nigeria, Iran and many others. At UTM, you can expect wise mentoring and supportive staff to help guide you to success. [-]

Bachelor of Accounting

Swiss German University
Campus Full time 4 years July 2017 Indonesia Tangerang

In any organization and business enterprises, accounting is one of the core functions which enable the company to manage its financial conditions and business transactions. [+]

About Study Program In any organization and business enterprises, accounting is one of the core functions which enable the company to manage its financial conditions and business transactions. The Accounting study program in SGU is designed to prepare the student's for bright careers in the accounting profession. Our excellent programs broaden and enrich students’ understanding in all accounting fields and financial sectors. What You Study Our 4 year study program offers structured and solid accounting courses such as Introduction to Accounting, Financial Accounting, Intermediate Accounting, Cost Accounting, Management Accounting and Advanced Accounting. Students will also learn Corporate Finance, Financial Statement Analysis and Capital Market and Investment. To update with IT, we offer Accounting Information System and Accounting Software Application courses. Besides, students can enhance their understanding of Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Business Law, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management. Moreover, we also plan to initiate a study concentration in Auditing and Taxation. Curriculum Semester 1 English 1 Introduction to Business Administration Introduction to Accounting Microeconomics Business Mathematics Business Communication Interpersonal Skills Business Law Extracurricular Courses German Language and Culture 1 Mandarin Language and Culture 1 Semester 2 English 2 Financial Accounting Cost Accounting Corporate Finance Macroeconomics Principles of Marketing Professional Development Ethics and Religious Philosophy Extracurricular Courses German Language and Culture 2 Mandarin Language and Culture 2 Semester 3 Internship 1 (Indonesia) Intermediate Accounting 1 Management Accounting Accounting Information System Analytical and Creative Thinking Semester 4 English 3 Intermediate Accounting 2 Auditing 1 Public Sector Accounting Accounting Software Application Taxation 1 Capital Market and Investment Pancasila and Civic Extracurricular Courses German Language and Culture 3 Mandarin Language and Culture 3 Semester 5 English 4 Advanced Accounting 1 Auditing 2 Taxation 2 Financial Statement Analysis Entrepreneurship Indonesian Language Elective subject 1 Extracurricular Courses German Language and Culture 4 Mandarin Language and Culture 4 Semester 6 Internship 2 (abroad) Semester 7 English 5 Advanced Accounting 2 Accounting Theory Ethic in Accounting Business Research Methodology Business Statistics Strategic Management Elective subject 2 Elective subject 3 Semester 8 Seminar in Accounting Oral Final Study Examination (OFSE) Thesis Why in SGU Courses in Accounting study programs have been adapted to the need of industries especially in relation to the auditing, taxation and capital market. By learning accounting in an international environment at SGU, students have an advantage in pursuing international accounting and finance certification such as CPA, CA, CMA, CIA, CFA and CFP. Our applied case studies sharpen students’ ability in problem solving skills for entering the work force in the real business environment. In our intensive classes, students learn official communication ways to equip them with the ability to speak in accounting business-language. To a certain extent, Qualified and professional lecturers from a strong industry background help students to build their network. Career Prospect A future career as an accountant is in high demand in various companies. A wide range of professions related to accounting are offered, such as an auditor in the big 4 accounting firms, a financial accountant, a management accountant a controller in multinational companies, a financial analyst in capital market's or the banking industry, a financial consultant or a tax specialist. Partnership The Accounting Program has a cooperation with CPA Australia, Indonesia Stock Exchange, and MYOB Accounting Software. Several institutions have formed cooperations such as the Tax Office as well as the big 4 (four) accounting firms. Testimony Karimah Mulahela – British Petroleum I was among the first batch of SGU accounting students and am proud of it. With a combination of practitioners and lecturers, we got to learn from the book and hands-on experience as well which is equally important. The program was carefully outlined to fulfill what we needed after we graduated and prepared us for real work experiences. Farisa Sagita – Price Waterhouse Coopers I am grateful that when I studied accounting at SGU, the lecturers were very experienced and experts in their fields. The curriculum was also great and has really helped me in dealing with real working experiences. [-]

Bachelor of Accounting (Hon )

IUMW - International University of Malaya-Wales
Campus Full time 3 years October 2017 Malaysia Kuala Lumpur

Accounting degree program is one of the best routes to a successful business and rewarding professional career. Accounting has always been considered as the language and basic management tool of business. Business is concerned about performance and accounting students are professionally trained to do more than that. [+]

Bachelors in Accounting and Finance in Asia 2017. Accounting degree program is one of the best routes to a successful business and rewarding professional career. Accounting has always been considered as the language and basic management tool of business. Business is concerned about performance and accounting students are professionally trained to do more than that. Over the last two decades, the business world has changed dramatically from deregulation of Government policies that propel cross border investments to paperless transactions and convergence of accounting reporting standards. The field of accounting has been responding to the changes that a traditional accountant has never experience before. In this new competitive and international business environment, accounting skills are very much in global demand and accounting has become a highly mobile career with endless job opportunities and career advancements. Accountants have shed their stodgy image of green eyeshade's and thick glasses to assume the more prestigious global role of international financial experts, system professionals, management consultants, budget analysts, etc. More accountants are needed for Malaysia to achieve Vision 2020 and be known as a high-income nation but currently we have only about 30,000 qualified accountants. Your educational journey has been meticulously designed to unlock full potential towards pursuing professional certification and undergraduate studies. All these and much more in unique education package inclusive of a vibrant university life in the heart of Kuala Lumpur. Entry Requirements 1. Malaysian Students: Pass in STPM or its equivalent, with a minimum Grade C+ (GP 2.33) in any two (2) subjects, and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level; OR Pass in Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM) with a minimum grade of Jayyid, and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level; OR A diploma in accounting or related field, or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50, and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level; OR Matriculation/Foundation qualification or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50, and credits in Mathematics and a pass in English at SPM level. 2. International Students: A-Level with 2-principal passes or equivalent, recognised by Malaysian Government or fulfil any other entry requirements that are recognized by the University Senate; OR Pass IELTS with minimum Band 5.5, or TOEFL with a minimum score of 550; OR Must sit for IUMW English Placement Test English Module Bachelor’s students are required to take an additional four (4) English modules. These modules are equipped to help bridge the gap for the students to comprehend and express themselves in speaking and writing. They are specifically designed to meet the English Language learning needs of students. Students will be given a grade only and will not be counted in the Grade Point Average (GPA) and Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA). Semester 2: Academic English Semester 3: English For Technical Writing Semester 4: English Language For Integrated Skills Semester 5: Public Speaking [-]

Bachelor in Accounting

University of Louisiana Monroe
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Monroe

The ULM Accounting program seeks to serve ULM students, as well as the university's professional, business, and governmental constituencies, and the community as a whole. [+]

Bachelor in Accounting Welcome to the ULM Accounting Program. The ULM Accounting program seeks to serve ULM students, as well as the university's professional, business, and governmental constituencies, and the community as a whole. In fulfilling its mission, the program gives priority to excellence in teaching while emphasizing service and intellectual contributions. The program is also one of four AACSB accredited accounting programs in the state, and all accounting faculty have held one or more professional accounting certifications. Accreditation, advantages, and culture The University of Louisiana at Monroe's Accounting program is among an elite group of accounting undergraduate programs worldwide that are separately accredited by AACSB-International. This is a unique distinction that indicates the quality education each student will receive with an accounting degree from ULM. We take pride in having close relationships between our faculty and our students. Our open door policy means students are always welcome to come to professors for help in class, guidance for entering the workplace upon graduation, or even to talk about personal issues. The accounting program offers every class necessary to meet the eligibility requirements to sit for the uniform CPA exam in Louisiana. Students who graduate from ULM with an Accounting degree have a great base of knowledge for entering the job market and building successful careers in the profession. Our professors do everything they can to ensure jobs for graduating accountants and to help students earn internships that will allow them to gain experience in accounting fields upon graduation. Programs, events, and organizations Each semester, the accounting program hosts programs for all accounting students that help to connect students with local, regional, and national accounting firms, developing students' networks and job or internship possibilities. The accounting program also holds an event for students each fall called Meet the Firms. This event allows students to meet and submit resumes to local, regional, national, and international accounting firms. Beta Alpha Psi, an honorary organization for Financial Information students and professionals, has a chapter at ULM: Eta Sigma. The accounting program has developed the Eta Sigma chapter into one of the most successful chapters in the world. Last year, the Eta Sigma chapter earned gold status, a distinction only 14 colleges and universities in the world have achieved for Beta Alpha Psi. Careers in Accounting As a general rule, a college major does not prepare you for a specific job, but rather enables you to develop skills and abilities in your area of interest which can be applied to a broad range of occupations within that field. This is particularly true with accounting, which combines a strong foundation in accounting with good general knowledge of business. Some careers are listed below; these represent a small sample of positions available to those who have earned an accounting degree. Public accounting Auditing Services Personal Financial Planning Income Tax Preparation Management Consulting and Advisory Services Private accounting Financial Auditing Managerial Accounting Cost Accounting Internal Auditing Governmental accounting Governmental Auditing Hospital Accounting Revenue Agent University Accounting Investigative Auditor Curriculum and Plan of Study A Bachelor of Business Administrations (BBA) degree in Accounting requires 120 credit hours of course work. During the first two years of the degree program, the pre-business requirements are completed. Coursework includes arts, English, speech, mathematics, geography, science, government, humanities, economics, and psychology, as well as financial and managerial accounting, computer information systems and quantitative methods. During the final two years of the degree plan, students enroll in business courses such as finance, management, marketing, business communication and business law. During this time the professional accounting courses are also completed. Required professional accounting courses include: intermediate financial accounting, auditing, individual income tax, cost accounting, accounting information systems, advanced financial accounting and one accounting elective selected from accounting theory, governmental accounting, and advanced income tax. Note: For the most accurate, up-to-date degree program information, consult the appropriate academic catalog. This information is provided as a reference only and is subject to change. Always verify all curriculum information with your faculty advisor, department head, or dean's office. ULM Common Core Curriculum Foundation Courses It is imperative that undergraduate students entering ULM are provided with a strong academic foundation upon which to build their future college careers. Ultimately, this structure, which follows many national trends, brings a much needed breadth and commonality to the ULM academic experience and makes it easier for students to transfer between majors. I UNIVERSITY SEMINAR - UNIV 1001 (1 hour) II. ENGLISH COMPOSITION - 6 hours ENGL 1001 - Composition I ENGL 1002 - Composition II ENGL 1010 - Honors Composition * *Participants in the ULM Honors Program will take ENGL 1010 in place of ENGL 1002. These students are not required to enroll in ENGL 1001. III. MATHEMATICS - 6 hours MATH 1009 - Applied Algebra for College Students MATH 1011 - College Algebra MATH 1012 - Trigonometry MATH 1013 - Elementary Functions MATH 1014 - Applied Calculus MATH 1016 - Elementary Statistics MATH 1018 - Contemporary Mathematics MATH 1031 - Calculus I MATH 1032 - Calculus II MATH 2002 - Applied Linear Algebra Students may not receive credit in both MATH 1009 and MATH 1011. Students may not use both MATH 1011 and MATH 1013 to satisfy the mathematics core requirement. Students may not use both MATH 1012 and MATH 1013 to satisfy the mathematics core requirement. Students may not use both MATH 1014 and MATH 1031 to satisfy the mathematics core requirement. IV. NATURAL/PHYSICAL SCIENCES - 9 hours *Six hours must be from a single subject area of biological or physical science. Three hours must be from the other area (i.e., both physical and biological sciences must be taken). Students may receive credit toward degree in only one of PHYS 1001, PHYS 2003, PHYS 2007 and PSCI 1001. Also, students may not receive credit toward degree in both GEOS 1001 and GEOL 1001. PHYSICAL SCIENCES Atmospheric Sciences ATMS 1001 - Introduction to the Atmosphere ATMS 1002 - Introduction to Severe Weather ATMS 1006 - Introduction to Climate Change Chemistry CHEM 1001 - Introductory Chemistry I CHEM 1002 - Introductory Chemistry II CHEM 1007 - General Chemistry I CHEM 1008 - General Chemistry II CHEM 1050 - Integrated Chemistry for Education Majors Geology GEOL 1001 - Physical Geology GEOL 1002 - Historical Geology GEOL 1010 - The Age of Dinosaurs GEOL 2006 - Engineering Geology Geosciences GEOS 1001 - Earth Science GEOS 1002 - Natural Disasters and Hazards GEOS 1050 - Integrated Geosciences for Education Majors GEOS 2001 - Environmental Science GEOS 2080 - Oceanography Physics PHYS 1001 - The Physics of Everyday Phenomena I PHYS 1002 - The Physics of Everyday Phenomena II PHYS 1015 - The Physics of Superheroes PHYS 1050 - Integrated Physics for Education Majors PHYS 2001 - Descriptive Astronomy PHYS 2003 - General Physics I PHYS 2004 - General Physics II PHYS 2007 - University Physics I PHYS 2008 - University Physics II BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES Biology BIOL 1001 - The Living World BIOL 1010 - Human Biology BIOL 1014 - Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology I BIOL 1015 - Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology II BIOL 1020 - Principles of Biology I BIOL 1022 - Principles of Biology II BIOL 1050 - Integrated Biology for Education Majors V. HUMANITIES - 9 hours At least 3 hours must be a Literature course in the discipline of English. Acceptable Literature courses are identified in the list below with an asterisk(*). English *ENGL 2001 - British Literature I *ENGL 2002 - British Literature II *ENGL 2003 - World Literature I *ENGL 2004 - World Literature II *ENGL 2005 - American Literature I *ENGL 2006 - American Literature II *ENGL 2007 - Honors English *ENGL 2016 - African-American Literature *ENGL 2017 - The African-American Experience in Literature *ENGL 2019 - Honors English *ENGL 2052 - Special Topic of Gender *ENGL 2053 - Special Topic of Nature And Science *ENGL 2054 - Special Topic of Native Peoples *ENGL 2055 - Special Topic of Immigrants and Emigrants *ENGL 2056 - Special Topic of Society and Culture *ENGL 2057 - Special Topic of Politics and Economics *ENGL 2058 - Special Topic of Child and Adolescent Arabic ARAB 1001 - Elementary Arabic I ARAB 1002 - Elementary Arabic II ARAB 1003 - Study Abroad ARAB 2001 - Intermediate Arabic I ARAB 2002 - Intermediate Arabic II Chinese CHIN 1001 - Elementary Chinese CHIN 1002 - Elementary Chinese Communication COMM 1001 - Fundamentals of Communication COMM 1002 - Voice and Diction COMM 1010 - Honors Communication Studies COMM 1018 - Interpersonal Communication COMM 2001 - Public Speaking COMM 2060 - Small Group Communication French FRNH 1001 - Elementary French I FRNH 1002 - Elementary French II FRNH 1003 - French Study Abroad FRNH 1005 - Elementary French I and II FRNH 2001 - Intermediate French I FRNH 2002 - Intermediate French II German GRMN 1001 - Elementary German I GRMN 1002 - Elementary German II GRMN 1003 - Elementary Conversation GRMN 1005 - Elementary German I and II GRMN 2001 - Intermediate German I GRMN 2002 - Intermediate German II GRMN 2005 - Intermediate German I and II History HIST 1010 - Honors History HIST 1011 - World Civilization I HIST 1012 - World Civilization II HIST 2001 - United States History I HIST 2002 - United States History II HIST 2009 - Honors History HIST 2019 - Honors History Humanities HUMN 2001 - Exploration in the Humanities Italian ITAL 1005 - Elementary Conversational Italian ITAL 1006 - Elementary Conversational Italian Japanese JAPN 1001 - Elementary Japanese I JAPN 1002 - Elementary Japanese II Latin LATN 1001 - Elementary Latin I LATN 1002 - Elementary Latin II LATN 1005 - Elementary Latin LATN 2001 - Intermediate Latin I LATN 2002 - Intermediate Latin II LATN 2003 - Classical Studies Portuguese PORT 1001 - Elementary Portuguese I PORT 1002 - Elementary Portuguese II Spanish SPAN 1001 - Elementary Spanish I SPAN 1002 - Elementary Spanish II SPAN 1003 - Study Abroad SPAN 1004 - Spanish for Professions SPAN 1005 - Elementary Spanish I and II SPAN 2001 - Intermediate Spanish I SPAN 2002 - Intermediate Spanish II SPAN 2005 - Intermediate Spanish I and II VI. FINE ARTS - 3 hours Students must take one 3 hour fine arts course to fulfill this requirement. Art ART 1001 - Basic Design ART 1003 - Drawing ART 1009 - Art Appreciation ART 2000 - Analytical Perspective ART 2001 - Survey of Art I ART 2002 - Survey of Art II ART 2003 - Handbuilding Ceramics ART 2004 - Wheel Throwing Ceramics ART 2041 - General Crafts ART 2042 - Arts and Crafts Arts ARTS 1010 - Honors Arts Dance DANC 3001 - Theory and Application of Dance Music MUSC 1001 - Fundamentals of Music Theory MUSC 1091 - Enjoyment of Music MUSC 1092 - Enjoyment of Jazz Theatre THEA 1091 - Enjoying Theatre THEA 2021 - Beginning Acting VII. SOCIAL/BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES - 6 hours Students must take at least three hours of social/behavioral sciences at the 2000 level or above. These courses are indicated with an asterisk(*) in the list below. Economics ECON 1003 Contemporary Economic Issues *ECON 2001 - Macroeconomic Principles *ECON 2002 - Microeconomic Principles Geography GEOG 1001 - Regional Geography GEOG 1002 - Regional Geography GEOG 1003 - Systematic Geography *GEOG 2003 - Louisiana *GEOG 2013 - Physical Geography *GEOG 2015 - Cartography Gerontology *GERO 2026 - Perspectives on Aging Political Science *POLS 1001 - Introduction to Political Science *POLS 2001 - American National Government *POLS 2002 - State and Local Government *POLS 2003 - American Government *POLS 2010 - Honors Political Science Psychology *PSYC 2001 - Introduction to Psychology *PSYC 2003 - Child Psychology *PSYC 2005 - Adolescent Psychology *PSYC 2078 - Developmental Psychology Sociology SOCL 1001 - Introduction to Sociology SOCL 1002 - Introduction to Sociology: International Perspective *SOCL 2003 - Social Problems *SOCL 2026 - Perspectives on Aging *SOCL 2033 - Forensics The course pairings below are cross-listed courses and cannot be used together. ANTG 1011 and GEOG 1011 ANTG 2001 and GEOG 2001 ANTS 2033 and SOCL 2033 GERO 2026 and SOCL 2026 Core Curriculum Guidelines The student’s work in a major or minor may count toward meeting the University Core. Transfer students can apply equivalent hours earned at other universities to meet ULM core requirements (equivalency to be determined by the appropriate department head and the Board of Regents’ Statewide Student Transfer Guide and General Education Articulation Matrix). All freshman students are required to take the University Seminar for one credit hour (the course will not count toward any degree program and will be nontransferable). In the absence of a compelling reason, degree programs should refrain from defining or limiting student choices within the menu of prescribed general education courses. Core Curriculum Abbreviations Used in Degree Plans or Programs of Study Some degree plans specified that certain courses must be taken from within a menu of the sets of courses in the core curriculum. For those that did so, first the specific course will be listed in the degree plan, followed by the appropriate abbreviation which indicates which requirement is being fulfilled by the specified required core curriculum course. For example, if MATH 1013 and MATH 1031 must be taken by Computer Science majors, then the requirement will be listed as “MATH 1013cm, MATH 1031cm”. The core curriculum abbreviations which have been used are as follows: ce Core English Composition ch Core Humanities cf Core Fine Arts cm Core Mathematics cnp Core Natural/Physical Science cs Core Social Science [-]