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Accounting - Career Specialty

Illinois State University

48 months
26356 USD/year
26356 USD/year
14832 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Accounting - Career Specialty sequence at Illinois State University allows accounting majors to design an individualized plan of study that meets their career goals.


Accountants provide the information necessary to determine and evaluate the long term and short term financial stability of companies, organization or individuals. Accountants track expenses, provide detailed insight about the expenses and future paths, as well as prepare, analyze and verify financial documents. They look for ways to be more financially efficient, keep public records and make sure taxes are paid properly.

Learning outcomes

Accounting - Career Specialty is a versatile degree at Illinois State University. Students who graduate with a major in accounting may find jobs in many areas of business including: sales, production management, client management, product development, procurement, general management, banking and financial planning.

In addition to the required accounting courses, students complete 12 hours in a specialized area with advice and approval of the accounting academic advisor and the department chair.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cost and Management Accounting
  • Business Organization and Management
  • Writing for Business and Government Organizations
  • Financial Accounting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National students can apply as space allows


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International freshman students are not required to submit SAT or ACT scores unless they have attended a U.S. high school for three or more years. 
  • However, submitting SAT or ACT scores may make you eligible for scholarships at the University.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    26356 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26356 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    26356 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26356 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    14832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14832 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Normal

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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