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Accounting, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (ARWU) Stillwater, OK, United States
With numerous employment opportunities available, such as bookkeeping, office manager, accounts receivable or accounts payable and billing, it is no wonder that accounting paraprofessionals are consistently in demand. Graduates from Oklahoma State University Accounting AAS program have been placed in public accounting firms, private companies, nonprofit agencies and government offices.
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Overview

At Oklahoma State University , our Accounting program focuses on more than just coursework. Our accounting curriculum fosters the development of a broad range of skills through approximately 60 credit hours of accounting, computer applications and business-related courses. These skills include:

  • A basic theoretical knowledge of accounting
  • A high level of competency with computer applications
  • Effective communication skills
  • Familiarity of the business environment
  • Strong decision-making skills

As part of the curriculum, students also have the opportunity to take part in an accounting practicum/internship, giving them on-the-job accounting experience even before graduation.

Class sizes are relatively small and students have access to tutoring and a computer lab.

Career

As an Oklahoma State University student, you will find many internship and employment opportunities. Looking to build your professional network and cover college costs? Review part-time or work-study position openings, including both on- and off-campus jobs.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • English Composition 
  • American Government
  • Introduction to Speech Communication
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Business Ethics
  • Business Statistics
  • Introduction to Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Management
  • Business Communications
  • Business Law
  • Introduction to Microeconomics
  • Personal Finance
  • Payroll Accounting
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Financial Accounting
  • Spreadsheet Applications
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Fundamentals of Income Tax

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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:

    5.5

    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.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 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

  • Completed Admission/Scholarship application
  • Copy of Passport Bio page
  • English proficiency test (PBT/IBT TOEFL or IELTS)
  • Official high school transcript (average GPA 3.0 and above). Transcripts must be submitted in original language and translated to English.
  • College transcript from each institution attended (if you have earned college-level credit). Transcripts must be submitted in original language and translated to English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    45330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 45330 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    38700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38700 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    23180 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 23180 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Stillwater

  • 900 - 1400 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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