Accredited Online Accounting Bachelor's Degree Program

Champlain College online accounting bachelor's degree student

Put the Balance in Your Favor

Our online bachelor's in accounting online prepares you for success in the fast-growing accounting field. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a majority of employers require a bachelor's degree for accounting and auditing positions, and advanced certification, such as a CPA, further increases job prospects.

With our online accounting degree programs designed around the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Core Competency Framework, you will earn an accounting degree online that encompasses professionalism, accounting skills, legal skills & business/tax law, financial intelligence, communication, problem-solving/decision-making, risk analysis, information technology and resource management. You can feel confident knowing that graduates of our accredited online accounting degree program who sit for the CPA exam boast a near-perfect success rate. *

Ready to get started? Begin your application today. There is no fee to apply. 

Career Preparation

Our bachelor's in accounting online graduates are prepared for careers as certified financial planners (CFPs), managerial accountants, auditors, forensic accountants and more, and they can work in a variety of industries including accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping and payroll services, government, finance and insurance, management companies/enterprises and manufacturing, among others.

Why Earn Your Bachelor's Degree in Accounting Online at Champlain College? 

Designed for busy working adults

Our online accounting degree programs allow you to apply what you learn in the classroom from day one.

100% online coursework

Allows you to participate at days and times convenient for you.

7-week courses

Help you reach completion sooner. There are select courses that run the full 15 week semester due to the complex nature of the content. 

A near-perfect success rate

For accounting degree graduates who take the CPA exam.

Generous transfer credit policy

Allows you to transfer up to 90 credits, with the potential to earn credit for professional experience and training.

Personalized student experience

With a dedicated academic advisor and an entire Champlain team to help you as you pursue your accounting degree online.

Practitioner faculty

Who are experts in the field and understand industry needs.

Skills you need, and skills employers want

Not only will you gain competencies in skills including accounting,  business/tax law, financial intelligence and risk analysis, but you'll also develop the critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills that will make you successful throughout your career.

*In order to sit for the CPA exam, 150 college credits are required. Our MS in Accounting was designed to prepare graduates for this next step in their career.

Gain Expertise and a Certificate Prior to Graduation

At Champlain College Online, we know how important it is for you to gain knowledge and expertise quickly, and to differentiate yourself in the workplace and in today's competitive job market. That's why we have designed our online bachelor's in accounting to allow you to earn three certificates well before you have completed your requirements for your degree. You have the option to earn the following:

Accounting Certificate 

Advanced Accounting Certificate 

Cost Accounting Certificate 

Next Steps

Is this what you're looking for in an accounting degree? Apply today (there's no application fee), or visit our admission requirements page to learn more about the application process.

Get Started Button

Our Accredited Online Accounting Degree

Program At a Glance


Program Certificates

Learning Outcomes

Admission Requirements

Academic Calendar

Tuition & Financing

Program Director


Request Information