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Accounting, Bachelor

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Alma, MI, United States
Job opportunities in today’s business climate are better than ever for accountants, and an Alma College Accounting degree provides an excellent foundation for any business professional.
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Overview

In the second course of Intermediate Accounting at Alma College, you’ll be exposed to a thorough and balanced study of theory, concepts, methods and applications relating to financial accounting with special attention to debt and owner equity measurement and disclosure. We also put an emphasis on earnings per share calculation and accounting for leases and pensions.

Career

Alma College graduates are employed in diverse and rewarding career paths including public accounting, private industry, government, and not-for-profit organizations. 

The field of accounting is rapidly changing in response to increased government regulations, frequent tax law changes, the globalization of business, and the ongoing downsizing and restructuring of corporations.

Accountants are assuming the roles of financial experts, system professionals, management consultants and budget analysts. In this increasingly complex and competitive business environment, accounting has become a dynamic field and your new skills will be in great demand.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Course include:
  • Business Foundation
  • Entrepreneurs in Action 
  • Financial Accounting
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Managerial Finance
  • Intermediate Accounting 
  • Contemporary Management

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

  • 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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General Requirements

  • Complete a free Alma College Application online or through the Common Application
  • Transfer Students — Official transcripts, in English, of all college coursework must also be sent directly to Alma from the institutions attended
  • International Student Declaration of Finance Form
  • All international students on F-1 or J-1 visa are required to provide evidence of sufficient finances to support their U.S. education. Sources of funding may be from parents, guardians, or a sponsor.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42352 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    42352 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42352 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Alma

  • 1000 - 1500 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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