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Accounting - Degree in Three Years, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
, NH,
The Accounting - Degree in Three Years program from Southern New Hampshire University is an innovative and integrated three-year, six semester, outcomes focused degree in accounting that allows students to earn a Bachelor of Science degree through a blend of traditional and non-traditional curricula.


Students of the Accounting - Degree in Three Years program from Southern New Hampshire University are provided with varied academic experiences that not only include core courses but also non-seat time experiences beyond the classroom. 

This interdisciplinary approach merges business disciplines as well as the liberal arts, allowing students to put theoretical knowledge and theory into business experiences inside and outside of the classroom. 

Speaker events, seminars, community engagement experiences and team-based semester projects are just some of the unique learning environments afforded to students in this Degree-in-Three program.

Program Outcomes

  • Analyze and apply the rules and regulations for financial accounting and reporting and how they are established in a global economy
  • Generate financial records and financial statements for internal and external users in accordance with applicable governing rules and regulations
  • Plan and prepare tax returns using knowledge of tax laws and regulations
  • Analyze, interpret and communicate accounting information to various internal and external stakeholders
  • Audit financial information and controls employing effective techniques and in accordance with professional standards
  • Apply professional ethics to guide conduct and decision-making in the field of accounting

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Intermediate Accounting 
  • Federal Taxation 
  • Advanced Accounting 
  • Foundations of Business Law 
  • Cost Accounting 
  • Auditing Principles
  • Auditing

            English Language Requirements

            You only need to take one of these language tests:

            • Minimum required score:


              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:


              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

            You need the following GPA score:

            Required score: 2.5

            Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 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

            All transcripts submitted must be official or attested copies of degrees, diplomas, or certificates. Academic documents must include an official transcript with record of courses and grades/marks received. Transcripts should be issued by the institution in a sealed and stamped envelope. 

            Tuition Fee

            • International

              30756 USD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 30756 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
            • National

              30756 USD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 30756 USD per year and a duration of 36 months.
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            Living costs for Manchester

            • 990 - 1790 USD/month
              Living Costs

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


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