If you are looking to make a career change and have a bachelor’s in a field other than accounting, the second degree bachelor’s in accounting prepares you with the financial know-how and technical competencies to transition to the accounting field. You’ll be eligible to work in non-profit, government or the private sector. Additionally, this degree could be your first step towards passing the CPA exam when combined with our master’s degree in business communication – accounting concentration.
- Earn your bachelor’s degree in accounting in as few as 12 months
- Enjoy job security and a higher salary with a degree in accounting
- Take classes in evening in our six-week block format and continue to work while you earn your degree
Pathway to the CPA: Combine the second degree in accounting with the Master in Business Communication – accounting concentration and be prepared and sit for the certified public accountant (CPA) exam.
Employment of accountants and auditors is projected to grow 11 percent from 2014 to 2024.
With a bachelor’s degree in accounting, you will be eligible to sit for certified public accountant (CPA) examination. Or you can use your degree to land one of a variety of positions in the private sector:
- Accounting analyst
- Accounting manager
- Audit manager
- Bank executive
- Chief financial officer
- Cost accountant
- Forensic accountant
- Tax manager