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Accountancy, Bachelor

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University Heights, OH, United States
Today, The graduates of the Accountancy program from John Carroll University stand at the center of global business disruption and change. Going forward, at every stage of your career, you will have the chance to play a strategic, proactive role — mining and developing information to harness forces — technology, data, globalization — to realize the holy grail of sustainable value creation.
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Why study the Accountancy program from John Carroll University

In your world, accountants will elevate value creation beyond financial performance to measure environmental impacts and risks, and community empowerment, shifting shareholder returns to broad stakeholder equity.

In the past, people assumed that accountants played mainly reactionary and reporting roles as financial historians and tax return preparers. Like everything, the role of the accountant is changing.

What You Will Do

Most Boler graduates become Certified Public Accountants and serve within public accounting firms, public and private corporations, and government bodies and municipalities. Over the past decade, Boler accountancy graduates have been among the nation’s top performers on CPA exam pass rates. Boler is proud of its near 100% job placement for all Accountancy graduates.

The largest and most well-known firms (Big Four Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Ernst & Young, KPMG) comprise the four largest professional services networks in the world, offering audit, assurance services, taxation, management consulting, advisory, actuarial, corporate finance and legal services. The Big Four handle most audits for public companies as well as many private companies. This group was once known as the "Big Eight", and was reduced to the "Big Six" and then "Big Five" by a series of mergers. The Big Five became the Big Four after the fall of Arthur Andersen in 2002, following its involvement in the Enron scandal.

Job Outlook 

Hiring rates for new accountants remain strong, especially at the graduate degree level. A long track record of success — on the job, on the CPA Exam and as senior managers — means that Boler graduates attract strong interest and very good initial job offers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course Overview:

As a Boler accounting student, you will gain a distinct balance of Ignation values, broad knowledge and specific skills/tools needed to flourish in a changing profession.

Your broad core and business knowledge will help you to:

  • Balance sometimes competing customer/stakeholder/sustainability priorities
  • Advocate for long-term and ethical leadership and strategy
  • Anticipate and adapt to changing market conditions
  • Communicate with the clarity needed to build investor and stakeholder confidence
  • Inform and model fair-minded management that attracts and retains critical talent

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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.

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    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

  • All first-year undergraduate applicants must apply online using The Common Application and complete the full application with personal essay.
  • There is no application fee for John Carroll associated with The Common Application. The essay is part of The Common Application form and is not a separate requirement.
  • Official high school transcripts.
  • Copies/scanned emails from a school official will be accepted if they are original certified copies and scanned in color. 
  • Common Application School Report and/or Common Application Counselor Recommendation, including grading scale.
  • Official test results

Tuition Fee

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    41230 USD/year
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    41230 USD/year
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Living costs for University Heights

  • 1099 - 1820 USD/month
    Living Costs

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