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Accounting, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #75 (BCR) Online
The B.S. in Accounting from Penn State World Campus, renowned for excellence and its vast alumni network, can help open doors for you in the highly competitive business world.
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Overview

At Accounting from Penn State World Campus you will complete business-focused course work on topics like finance, business strategy, business law, marketing, and supply chain management. In later semesters, you will refine your studies by taking accounting courses specific to your career aspirations. 

Graduates with Accounting from Penn State World Campus will be able to:

  • demonstrate competence across a variety of accounting disciplines, including the preparation of financial accounting information, cost accounting, tax accounting, and auditing
  • effectively evaluate the impact and implications of relevant business functions and develop an integrative, interdisciplinary appreciation of business situations, problems, and solutions
  • think critically, communicate effectively, and conduct business in an ethically and socially responsible manner

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cost Accounting
  • Federal Taxation
  • Auditing
  • Business Strategy
  • Social, Legal, and Ethical Environment of Business
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Governmental and 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

  • Official college or university transcripts, if you attended another institution, and/or official military transcripts (if applicable). 
  • To apply for this program, you must be a high school graduate, or have completed your GED.
  • High school transcripts or GED transcript - First-year applicants are required to submit Self-Reported Academic Records (SRAR). 
  • Transcripts not in English must be accompanied by a certified translation. 
  • Submit official documents by mail
  • Getting a Student Visa

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    Tuition Fee

    • International

      576 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 576 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
    • National

      576 USD/credit
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 576 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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