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Accounting, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
, AR,
Students obtaining degrees in Accounting at University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff will have acquired the knowledge and  the professional skills needed to provide information that can be use by a variety of  financial information users for use in making general business and economic decisions.

About

Accounting graduates are serving in many industry segments providing various  quantification of financial information that is needed for assessing and measuring  the profitability and success of  the business or organization. Those graduates who excel in their academic endeavors have established an outstanding record of excelling in their chosen professional endeavors and have realized job satisfaction and good monetary rewards.

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff programs is designed to provide a broad general education in the humanities and sciences, including a knowledge and under-standing of topics relevant to to a variety of accounting education career options involving communications, behavioral sciences, quantitative methods, economics, and a study of computer science technology. 

Prospective graduates must have accumulated an overall GPA of not less than 2.00, and graduates must earn a grade a C or above in all of the major core courses in their respective areas of concentration as well as English Composition courses.

Career options:

  • The CPA, Public Accounting
  • Internal/External Auditing
  • Government Accounting                 
  • Management Accounting
  • Industrial Accounting                     
  • Teaching Accounting Education
  • Public Accounting                          
  • Assurance and Consulting Services

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

    Courses included:
  • Oral Communication 
  • Principles of Economics
  • Principles of Accounting 
  • Humanities Electives 
  • Microcomputer Applications 
  • Intermediate Accounting 
  • Principles of Management 
  • Business & Econ Statistics 
  • Income Tax Accounting
  • Management Information System 
  • General Elective 
  • Cost Accounting 
  • Advanced Accounting 
  • Principles of Finance 
  • Auditing 

English Language Requirements

You need the following TOEFL®PBT score:

  • Minimum required score:

    525

    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. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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Before starting a programme, you need to have a basic knowledge of the English language.

Find English courses on Preparation Courses Portal.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • High school transcript (at least seven semesters completed).
  • Test information and scores (The required test is the ACT. Students may substitute the SAT).
  • An ACT score of 15 - 18 or SAT score equivalent (1060 - 1320) or 800-940 (NEW TEST).
  • Immunization Record required with proof of two MMR vaccinations.
  • International students must have the concurrence of a University Designated School Official (DSO) charged with compliance of Immigration guidelines.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    372 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 372 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    164 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 164 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Pine Bluff

  • 787 - 1150 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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