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Accounting, B.B.A.

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Idaho Falls, ID, United States
The Accounting program at Idaho State University aims to prepare students for entry into staff accounting positions in companies, government or not-for-profit organizations. Therefore, we emphasize a broad business core enhanced by rigorous accounting major courses that result in strong general accounting fundamentals.
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Overview

The Accounting program at Idaho State University includes an experiential component in our program so that our students have the opportunity to learn through applying the concepts studied in the classroom.

The learning goals of our BBA accounting program relate accounting content to both business and personal skill areas. 

Our content area goals are to have our graduates:

  • Understand financial accounting concepts at the intermediate accounting level;
  • Correctly apply procedures used in the taxation of entities;
  • Understand and apply managerial and cost accounting concepts; and
  • Understand the context and processes of auditing and assurance services.

Career Considerations

Following a national trend, Idaho law requires that a candidate for Certified Public Accountant (CPA) must have a college degree and at least 150 credit hours. While many accounting positions can be filled by individuals with a bachelor’s degree without a CPA certificate, graduates intending to progress in a professional career in either managerial or public accounting will benefit greatly from the additional breadth and depth offered by a graduate degree. 

The Idaho State University accounting program meets Idaho’s legal requirements and provides the additional knowledge and skills demanded by a rapidly changing business environment with a B.B.A. in Accounting, an M.B.A. with Emphasis in Accounting, a Master of Accountancy (MAcc) and a Master of Taxation (MTax).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The World of Business
  • Introduction to Professional Development 
  • Exploring Professional Development 
  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Business and Professional Communication

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

You may need the following:
  • Transcript(s)
  • English proficiency score
  • Copy of Passport
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • Application fee is $50

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11470 USD/semester
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  • National

    11470 USD/semester
    Tuition Fee
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  • In-State

    3710 USD/semester
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Living costs for Idaho Falls

  • 680 - 970 USD/month
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