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Accounting, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

As an accounting major at PBA, you’ll:

  • Enjoy a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of just 18
  • Learn from dedicated Christians who are also experts in their field
  • Engage in hands-on learning through two kinds of internship opportunities
  • Learn in an environment that values the entrepreneurial spirit and free enterprise
  • Help others through service learning opportunities - within PBA and beyond

You may choose from two kinds of accounting internships. One is a traditional internship where you work for a local company or organization. The other is by taking the course, Taxation with the IRS. In this course, you’ll help complete federal income tax returns for low-income taxpayers.

What Can I Do With This Degree?

Just a few of the opportunities you'll be prepared for are:

  • Auditor
  • Cost accountant
  • Governmental accountant
  • Business analyst
  • Financial analyst

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:

  • Financial Accounting 
  • Managerial Accounting 
  • Introduction to Business 
  • Business Statistics 
  • Information Systems for Business 
  • Principles of Macroeconomics 
  • Principles of Microeconomics 
  • Business Research Methods 
  • Business Law 

                Lecturers

                At PBA, Florida’s top Christian college, you’ll learn from professors who have been educated and taught at prestigious universities across the nation. They are the authors of prominent textbooks and articles. These dedicated Christians want to see you grow, not only in your accounting skills, but in all areas of your life. 

                English Language Requirements

                You only need to take one of these language tests:

                • Minimum required score:

                  79

                  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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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                • 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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                Academic Requirements

                National Students Requirements:
                • ACT/SAT scores.
                • Official high school transcripts.
                • Online application.
                International Students Requirements:
                • Completed online application with a $50 (US currency) application fee.
                • Essay of 300-500 words describing the intersection between your personal faith journey and academic collegiate goals.
                • Official high school or previous university transcripts evaluated and translated by a professional evaluation company that must be a member of the NACES.
                • Official SAT or ACT scores.

                Tuition Fee

                • International

                  31920 USD/year
                  Tuition Fee
                  Based on the original amount of 31920 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                • National

                  31920 USD/year
                  Tuition Fee
                  Based on the original amount of 31920 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                Living costs for West Palm Beach

                • 1129 - 2030 USD/month
                  Living Costs

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

                Funding

                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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