81 Bachelors of Science in Accounting

Accounting is the language of business and is considered a beneficial foundation for anyone looking to pursue a career in the business world. Those who enjoy the financial aspect of business and determining a company’s bottom line and other financial matters may benefit from acquiring a bachelor’s degree in accounting. Before students decide to enroll in an accounting program, many ask… Read more

Accounting is the language of business and is considered a beneficial foundation for anyone looking to pursue a career in the business world. Those who enjoy the financial aspect of business and determining a company’s bottom line and other financial matters may benefit from acquiring a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

Before students decide to enroll in an accounting program, many ask, “What is a Bsc in Accounting?” This degree program provides students with information regarding the basic aspects of accounting standards, subjects, and principles. In addition to basic courses, students may also take more advanced classes covering subjects like auditing, taxes, management services, income tax preparation, and more.

One of the main benefits of obtaining this bachelor’s degree is that it qualifies students to be eligible for employment in the financial sector. Often, employers require applicants to have a minimum of this degree for consideration for the job. Not only will graduates widen their job prospects, but this degree will prepare them to pursue higher education or become a Certified Public Accountant. Once this advanced training is completed, graduates may find that they can advance in their careers faster and receive an elevated income.

The cost of acquiring a degree of this nature depends on the institution attended. The tuition and fees vary for every school based on where the school’s location, the length of the program, and a variety of other different factors.

With a bachelor’s degree in accounting, graduates can work as a public accountant, management accountant, government account, or as an internal auditor. While each of these positions has specific roles, all of them heavily deal with finances and basic accounting principles. 

Before starting a degree program, students should heavily consider the benefits and disadvantages of each school they wish to attend and the cost of each institution. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form. 

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Lancaster Leipzig
Leipzig, Germany

Why do some companies soar and others go bust? How can profits go up while the share price comes down? Accountancy gets to the heart of these questions. If you love numbers an ... +

Why do some companies soar and others go bust? How can profits go up while the share price comes down? Accountancy gets to the heart of these questions. If you love numbers and variety and want a sound technical knowledge and understanding of the business world, accountancy and finance could be your ideal degree. This degree is ranked 7th in the UK in The Times, 2019. The same curriculum is delivered in the Lancaster University Leipzig campus. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
28 Sep 2020
Campus
 
The University of Law Business School Undergraduate
London, United Kingdom +4 More

The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance with Foundation Year is aimed at students who have an interest in developing knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of accounting ... +

The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance with Foundation Year is aimed at students who have an interest in developing knowledge and understanding of the key aspects of accounting and finance, and in particular, who are looking to pursue a professional career in accounting and finance. It seeks to give students a learning experience that allows them to develop proficiencies that create effective accounting professionals in today’s changing business environment. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Arden Study Centre, Berlin
Berlin, Germany

The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance course is ideal for anyone aiming for a career in this field. This course will provide you with essential financial and management accoun ... +

The BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance course is ideal for anyone aiming for a career in this field. This course will provide you with essential financial and management accounting skills, as well as a strong, broad and practical knowledge of the world of finance. The overall aim of the programme is to enable students to acquire the skills relating to key inter-connected disciplines applicable to a range of commercial and non-commercial sectors. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Feb 2020
Campus
 
Arden University
Coventry, United Kingdom

This programme covers the major tools and theories of accounting and finance, giving you the skills to apply them to real-world situations. Arden University’s online BSc (Hons ... +

This programme covers the major tools and theories of accounting and finance, giving you the skills to apply them to real-world situations. Arden University’s online BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance (ACCA) will develop your understanding of the world of finance, and broaden your accounting skills to prepare you for your next professional steps. -
BSc
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
English
Jan 2020
Online
 
Alliance Manchester Business School - The University of Manchester (UG Programmes)
Manchester, United Kingdom

Our Accounting degree courses have a first-class reputation with teaching informed by cutting-edge research.

Our Accounting degree courses have a first-class reputation with teaching informed by cutting-edge research. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
King's College - Pennsylvania, USA
Wilkes-Barre, USA

King’s accounting majors learn the skills necessary for success in a dynamic global business environment. Built upon the King’s College innovative student learning assessment ... +

King’s accounting majors learn the skills necessary for success in a dynamic global business environment. Built upon the King’s College innovative student learning assessment program, competency-based course content focus learning upon the liberal learning and technical competencies that accounting professionals use as part of their contribution to the success of the business enterprise. The college core curriculum, business foundation courses, and major courses emphasize awareness of personal values, character development, and an understanding of liberal learning competencies applied in a business context, such as communication, analytical thinking, team building, and strategic planning. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Aug 2020
01 Feb 2020
Campus
 
Bucks New University
High Wycombe, United Kingdom +1 More

If you really enjoy controlling the figures, then Accounting and Finance is the perfect career path for you. Every organisation needs accurate financial information in order t ... +

If you really enjoy controlling the figures, then Accounting and Finance is the perfect career path for you. Every organisation needs accurate financial information in order to survive and to make decisions about future growth. You'll be able to recognise the trends and explore ways to keep a business afloat, making sure the profits stay up and the expenses stay low. As it’s a joint degree, this course will benefit those aspiring to be accountants or working in the world of finance. It includes skills that build on investment and commercial banking, insurance, consultancy and financial markets. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Feb 2020
Campus
 
George Mason University Korea
Incheon, South Korea

The accounting degree prepares students for professional careers in the private and public sectors. The accounting major is designed to produce accounting professionals who ca ... +

The accounting degree prepares students for professional careers in the private and public sectors. The accounting major is designed to produce accounting professionals who can both generate and apply financial information to solve business problems. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Mar 2020
Campus
 
University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Tampa, USA

The accounting major provides students with a comprehensive, well-planned and balanced learning experience designed to prepare graduates for success in the accounting professi ... +

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 -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Aug 2020
01 Mar 2020
Campus
 
Peru State College
Peru, USA

The Accounting option prepares students for high-demand careers in financial reporting and management. Initial coursework is designed to prepare students for entry-level accou ... +

The Accounting option prepares students for high-demand careers in financial reporting and management. Initial coursework is designed to prepare students for entry-level accounting positions in government and private industry. -
BSc
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Ohio Northern University
Ada, USA

Want a valuable and versatile major? Think accounting. As masters of the “language of business,” accountants are major players in the management of businesses who can pursue c ... +

Want a valuable and versatile major? Think accounting. As masters of the “language of business,” accountants are major players in the management of businesses who can pursue careers in public accounting as auditors or tax professionals, in corporate or nonprofit accounting as controllers or chief financial officers, in governmental accounting, and much more. The sky’s the limit! -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
24 Aug 2020
Campus
 
Shippensburg University - John L. Grove College of Business
Shippensburg, USA +1 More

The undergraduate accounting program at Shippensburg University will provide you with the knowledge and skills to become a successful professional accountant.

The undergraduate accounting program at Shippensburg University will provide you with the knowledge and skills to become a successful professional accountant. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Alexander College - Cyprus
Larnaca, Cyprus +1 More

Accounting is at the heart of all business decisions and encompasses a vast range of careers, from traditional auditing to global management consulting. To reflect this, our e ... +

Accounting is at the heart of all business decisions and encompasses a vast range of careers, from traditional auditing to global management consulting. To reflect this, our experienced team has created a wide range of modules structured to allow you to gain a thorough understanding of accounting without committing to a career as an accountant. Alexander College, in collaboration with Canterbury Christ Church University, has strong professional links and provides great opportunities to gain work experience to prepare you for the future. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
25 Sep 2020
01 Sep 2020
Campus
 
The State University of New York at Geneseo
Geneseo, USA

The accounting major provides a thorough understanding of modern accounting principles and procedures within the broader context of a quality undergraduate liberal arts educat ... +

The accounting major provides a thorough understanding of modern accounting principles and procedures within the broader context of a quality undergraduate liberal arts education. -
BSc
Full-time
4 years
English
Campus
 
University of York
York, United Kingdom

Develop specialist accounting and finance skills, and learn to apply them in an organisational context.

Develop specialist accounting and finance skills, and learn to apply them in an organisational context. -
BSc
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus