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Accounting

Loyola Marymount University

48 months
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About

The Accounting program of the Loyola Marymount University is designed to prepare students for a career in public, corporate and governmental accounting. 

Overview

During the Accounting program of the Loyola Marymount University students learn the basic definitions, concepts and techniques of accounting, as well as the role accounting plays in society. Over 90 percent of our graduates are able to start their graduate studies or careers in accounting at entry-level professional positions.

Students majoring in accounting will be able to:

  • Prepare and analyze financial statements
  • Identify relevant authoritative guidance to apply appropriate professional judgments
  • Integrate financial accounting reporting with managerial accounting methods to produce data for use in real-world business decisions
  • Explain, apply and evaluate relevant topics related to federal income tax
  • Explain and apply an ethical conceptual framework to address real-world ethical problems

Career Paths

From tax departments and manufacturing companies to Big 4 consulting and international firms, accounting majors from accredited accounting schools are always in demand. According to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook for accountants and auditors is expected to increase 20 percent or more through 2018. Average salary for accountants and auditors in the U.S. was $63,550 in 2016. Students with a degree in accounting from LMU may elect and aspire to positions such as:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Corporate Accountant
  • Internal Auditor
  • Financial Accountant
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Controller
  • Tax Planner
  • Government Accountant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Compliance Officer
  • Payroll Manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Accounting Information for Decision Making
  • Cost Management
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • Financial Statement Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Common Application and LMU Supplement
  • International students are not required to submit the SAT or ACT to complete their application to LMU
  • Provide Proof of English Proficiency
  • Submit Transcripts
  • Submit a letter of recommendation with your application

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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