A bachelor’s degree is a post-secondary degree awarded after completed 120 credits. It usually takes eight semesters to complete a Bachelor’s degree. While completing an undergraduate course, candidates have to study general courses and chose a major specific subject. A Bachelor’s degree can also be called a baccalaureate in certain countries.
Students who want to become an accountant will need to take a number of classes in accountancy. Typical required classes may include bookkeeping, auditing, payroll, financial statements, tax forms, accounting technology and general ledger duties.
Spanning 23 countries, North America is continent filled with educational opportunity. Students have the opportunity to learn multiple languages and develop an understanding of vastly different cultures.
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In the Accounting program you gain both the in-depth accounting knowledge and the broad background in business needed to understand the role of accounting in the business world. [+]
Accounting is the art and practice of measuring, interpreting, and communicating information about financial activity. The skill set that students acquire in the study of accounting at Eastern Illinois [+]
Public accounting firms conduct audits, assist in tax preparation, and consult with clients over a variety of business and internal business process issues. Successful individuals in public accounting rise through the ranks to the role of manager and then to partner.... [-]
The field of accountancy has never been more relevant, challenging, or filled with opportunities. The skills required for you to become a truly outstanding accountant–critical thinking, exceptional analytical skills, solid ethics and independent judgment–are the hallmarks of a Jesuit education at Saint Peter’s. [+]
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. [+]
Bachelor of Science in Accounting: graduates should be able to demonstrate knowledge of self, society, and the global business environment. [+]
The United States higher education system remains the envy of the world. Its dual commitments to cutting-edge research and personalized undergraduate instruction remain unparalleled, and have drawn over 800,000 current degree seekers to the U.S.A. [+]