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Accounting, B.B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Through courses and student organizations, in the Accounting program of University of Michigan-Dearborn you’ll have the opportunity to gain team-based experiences with real-world impact. And your professors will challenge you to recognize and define complex business problems, explore alternatives and effectively communicate successful solutions.

The accounting major provides training for careers like accounting information systems, financial accounting and controllership.

What Will I Learn?

  • Students will be knowledgeable about the business disciplines
  • Students will be effective communicators and team members
  • Students will be competent in the application of technology
  • Students will be knowledgeable about global business practice and managing a diverse workforce
  • Students will be knowledgeable about ethical principles and their application
  • Students will apply critical thinking skills to business situations

Plan for Life After Graduation

Our accounting majors typically find employment in one of two categories, corporate accounting or public accounting. The Internship and Career Management Center offers assistance with job searching, resumes, interviews or graduate school applications.

Many of our accounting students pursue additional education, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license, or a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) certification. Eligible students can complete the CPA exam preparation course through CPAexcel® at a significant discount, and even qualify to receive a 100% reimbursement.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cost Accounting
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • Auditing
  • Controllership
  • Financial Accounting
  • Not-for-Profit Accounting

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:

    6.5

    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.

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  • 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

  • Submitted online application
  • Official high school academic documents
  • SAT or ACT scores
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12240 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    24480 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12240 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5928 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Dearborn Heights

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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