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Accounting, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Springfield, FL, United States
With the U.S. Department of Labor predicting that accounting jobs will grow 11 percent between now and 2024, there’s no better time to become a Springfield College Accountancy major. 
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Overview

Our broad Accounting curriculum—including courses in management, communications, ethics, and data analytics—allows students to gain knowledge in all aspects of the accounting field. Accounting students learn effective strategies for assembling, analyzing, and reporting financial data for a wide range of entities. Internships offer the opportunity for students to put their knowledge into action.

Students graduate ready to start their careers in for-profit or nonprofit organizations; continue their education in graduate school; or obtain professional accounting certifications such as the certified public accountant and the certified management accountant.

Careers

Students who graduate from our accounting major can feel confident that they’ll have options when they graduate. While many of our graduates immediately begin a career in the accounting field, others may choose to continue their education and pursue a Master of Business Administration. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, accounting and auditing jobs are projected to grow 11 percent between now and 2024, faster than average for most occupations.

Below are a few career paths accounting majors can pursue.
  • Public accountant
  • Management accountant
  • Government accountant
  • Internal auditor
  • External auditor
  • Information technology auditor

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Springfield College accepts applications on a rolling admissions basis but international students should apply as soon as possible.

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included

  • Introduction to Business 
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Business Communications
  • Business Information Systems
  • Financial Management 
  • Business Ethics 
  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Business Data Analysis 
  • Business Law
  • Strategic Management 
  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • PrincipIes of Microeconomics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    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:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    523

    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

To apply to Springfield College, submit the following items.

  • $50 application fee or fee waiver
  • Essay 
  • SAT/ACT Scores 
  • Official High School Transcript 
  • One Academic Reference
For international Students
  • Submit your application through the Common Application online or a paper application.
  • Complete the Springfield College member screen questions and pay the application fee.
  • Submit Official Transcript(s) in English.
  • Submit proof of English proficiency.
  • Submit completed Dean’s Report Form (for transfer students only).
  • Financial Guarantee Form and $1,000 tuition deposit. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Springfield

  • 900 - 1400 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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