B.Sc. On Campus


Delaware State University

48 months
16960 USD/year
16960 USD/year
7038 USD/year
Tuition fee
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In the Accounting program of Delaware State University, students learn to think strategically and perform complex analysis of real-world business problems.


Through a combination of classroom lecture and hands-on experience, students in the Accounting program of Delaware State University develop the professional skills and knowledge to succeed in this profession, while obtaining a foundation to pursue credentials, such as:

  • certified public accountant (CPA) 
  • certified management accountant (CMA)
  • certified internal auditor (CIA)

Because many states require students to complete 150 hours before sitting for the CPA exam, Delaware State University offers a five-year, 150-hour program in which students earn both an undergraduate accounting degree and an MBA.

Professional Preparation

Graduates of the accounting program enter the job market with the professional skills and experience that employers value. All students in the program develop the ability to

  • understand and apply core business fundamentals and accounting fundamentals
  • think creatively and apply accounting knowledge in innovative ways
  • communicate professionally
  • use information technology for research, decision making and problem solving
  • write accounting research reports that incorporate qualitative and quantitative data analysis and integrate information from multiple sources
  • identify ethical dilemmas and uphold professional responsibilities
  • work effectively in diverse settings that include individuals of varying educational backgrounds, experience, gender, age, race, and national origin

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Cost Accounting
  • Individual Taxation
  • Accounting Information System
  • Auditing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International students should apply no later than 90 days prior to the Fall and Spring semesters.


121 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A certificate or diploma from an accredited four-year school or senior high school.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.0 or better on a 4.0 scale.
  • Take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), which is required if English is not your native language.
  • Submit the three-section test. DSU requires test scores of 800 on the SAT (math and critical reading combined), test scores of 880 or above on the 2016 redesigned SAT, or a 17 or better composite score on the ACT.
  • Have transcripts evaluated by the World Education Service (WES) or Educational Credential Evaluators (ECE) and then forwarded by the evaluating organization to the Office of Admissions.
  • Submit an I-20 Application, a F-1 Student Seeking Financial Statement and an Affidavit of Support for Free Room & Board.
  • The University will also consider international applicants who have taken the General Education Development (GED) test.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8480 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    16960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8480 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    7038 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3519 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Dover

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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