Online Bachelor of Science With a Major in Accountancy
Forecasting Your Future
Do you love numbers and communicating business concepts to non-financial users? If you can take the mystery out of a pageful of financial information and break it down so others see the big picture, you will be in demand as an accountant and valued leader in a top position. Accounting is more than just dealing with columns of numbers. It’s about insight into trends, interpreting economic impact, and leading organizations through informed decision-making. Our accounting degree use real-world examples to convey essential accounting concepts. Some of the key topics presented by our professors include auditing, accounting research, business law and accounting information systems.
Can I become an accountant with this degree?
The undergraduate accountancy program will help prepare you to sit for Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification and Certified Management Accountant (CMA®) certification.
CPAs must be certified through their state’s accountancy board. You can learn more about your state’s certification requirements by visiting the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy website.
Get Started on your Path to Success
This highly affordable and flexible online program is delivered in 8-week courses, 100% online so you can grow your accountancy skills on your schedule while still having time for work and family. No campus visits required!
Rolling admission start dates every 8 weeks with sessions scheduled to begin in January, March, May, August, and October.
The Culver-Stockton Online Accountancy program is taught in an environment that emulates the real world, ensuring you graduate well prepared for your accounting career. You’ll explore authentic business processes and strategies, including the latest software and technologies. Gain technical expertise in the field of accounting and develop your critical thinking, communication, and information technology skills.
The online bachelor’s in accounting is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11960 Quivira Road, Suite 300 in Overland Park, Kansas, 66213, USA. Please refer to our IACBE member status page for a full list of accredited programs. To view the public disclosure of student achievement, click here.
Career Outlook The Possibilities are Endless
What can I do with a bachelor’s in accounting?
Accounting is a dynamic field, one that offers you diverse opportunities in the private sector as well as government agencies worldwide. Graduates with a bachelor’s in accounting can expect to find professional careers in public, corporate and governmental accounting or personal financial planning and portfolio analysis. They may also pursue bookkeeping and tax preparation, consulting, entrepreneurial endeavors and more.
Here is a list of industries that accountants may work in:
- Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping, and Payroll
- Architecture and Engineering Companies
- Colleges and Universities
- Computer Services
- Employment Services
- Executive, Legislative, and other Government Agencies
- Financial Investment Companies
- Insurance Companies
- Pharmaceutical Companies
- Real Estate Agencies
- Scientific Research Companies
- Software Companies
- Travel Accommodation Companies
Program Curriculum (60 Credit Hours)
General Education Credit Hours: 30
All candidates for a bachelor's degree from Culver-Stockton College must earn at least 120 credit hours with at least 60 credit hours from a four-year college or institution and 30 of the 60 credit hours from Culver-Stockton College. All candidates for a degree must earn at least 40 credit hours in upper-division courses (300-or 400-level courses) and at least 12 credit hours of upper-division courses in their major field. Our online academic advisor will work with each student to ensure that all requirements to graduate are met.
Complete our online application by clicking on the Apply button below
Depending on your educational experience, request appropriate official transcripts be sent to Culver-Stockton College Admissions Office (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- No Previous College Credit?
- Official transcript from high school
- Previous College Credit?
- Official transcripts from high school and all attended colleges*
- *If 24 or more college credits earned while attending college full-time, then high school transcript is not required
- Official transcripts from high school and all attended colleges*
- Returning to C-SC after attending other colleges?
- Official transcripts from all other attended colleges
- Returning to C-SC without attending another college?
- Your academic records are available for review for admissions, and you do not need to request an official transcript
TAKE THE NEXT STEP TOWARDS YOUR Online Degree in Accounting
Take the next step in your journey at Culver-Stockton College. We're here to help you get started on your degree.
C-SC students can complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to determine eligibility for unsubsidized loans. Apply for Federal Aid, visit FAFSA.gov.
Interest-free payment options also are available through the college. Call 573-288-6492 for more information.
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Choose C-SC. Here's Why.
Our online programs are affordable, flexible, and accessible online degrees with personalized support. There is no application fee or deposit required for our students in online programs. Imagine completing your bachelor’s degree without disrupting your life because you can balance this fully online degree alongside family and work responsibilities without having to move or stop working. Our courses are asynchronous (no meeting times) and fully online, so you can make your way through the weekly coursework when it fits your schedule. You will have access to high-touch support services, including academic advising, and will create meaningful connections with fellow students and faculty.
A college degree is one of the most transformational credentials a person can earn!
Your Academic Success Team
You’re never alone in your education. Learn more about the people who are here to help you take the next step in your career.
After you express interest in our programs, our trained admission counselor, Shauna Stolte, is ready to help you through the application process. Get guidance about admissions, transcripts, transfer credits, and more.
Once you’re accepted, our dedicated online advisor, Angela Kay, helps apply your past educational experiences to our program and creates a unique plan of study just for you, giving you the confidence so that you register for the right classes on your academic journey. Your online advisor will help you stay on track. Our online advisor builds a personal connection with every student, meaning you’ll always have a teammate looking out for you.