Accounting Careers

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.

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.

A Career-Focused Degree

In our online accounting degree, you will gain a foundation in key accounting skills, and you'll also develop the critical thinking, problem-solving and communication skills that will make you successful throughout your career.  We know how important it is for you to gain knowledge and expertise quickly, and to differentiate yourself both in the workplace and in today's competitive job market, so our online bachelor's in accounting allows you to earn three certificates well before you have completed the requirements for your degree, in accounting, advanced accounting, and cost accounting.

Accounting Career Resources

To learn more about careers in accounting, please visit the following resources:

What Can You Do with a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting?

How to Choose the Perfect Accounting Career Path for You

A Day in the Life of an Accountant