B.S. in Accounting

College of Arts & Sciences

The Bachelor of Science in Accounting, offered online and on campus, will teach you the skills to become a crucial member of public, private or nonprofit business sectors, including manufacturing, service, government, banking and tax reporting preparation. You'll also gain a solid foundation should you choose to pursue becoming a certified public accountant (CPA). You will be exposed to international business, strategic management, law and ethics, operations and financial management. Ready to earn a top accounting and business degree in Virginia or beyond? Regent's bachelor's degree in accounting will prepare you. Coursework in the accounting major is taught from a Christian perspective.

  • Prepare comprehensive business reports and analyze financial statements.
  • Understand internal systems to produce accurate and reliable accounting data.
  • Gain knowledge of auditing and tax preparation and laws for personal, corporate, and nonprofit business use.
  • Demonstrate ethical, innovative business processes and investigative skills that help deter organizational fraud.
  • Be positioned to become a CPA.

Career Opportunities:

  • Auditing
  • Managerial
  • Banking
  • Tax Planning
  • Investment Analysis
  • Financial Forensics
  • Information Systems

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Delivery Format: Online | On Campus

Total Credit Hours Required: 120 +

Approved Degree Plan: Click to download PDF

Admission requirements vary based on the stage you're at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

College of Arts & Sciences Tuition Rates

Program Type

Tuition

Traditional/On-Campus

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester

  • Less than 12 credit hours

 

  • $7,950 (over 18 credits hours add $530/credit hour)
  • $530/credit hour

Evening/Online (8-week classes)

$395/credit hour

Professional Development/Non-degree

$250/credit hour

Early College

$155/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee  (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, non-refundable

Enrollment Deposit – On-Campus Students

Enrollment Deposit – Evening/Online Students

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

Technology Fee (On-Campus, Evening/Online, and Professional Development Students)

$250/Term

Supports information technology

Undergrad Support Fee (On-Campus, Evening/Online, and Professional Development Students)

$19/Term

Contributes to undergraduate academic and administrative operations

Undergraduate Student Activity Fee (On-Campus Students only)

$100/Term, Fall & Spring only

Contributes to undergraduate student activity operations

Health Center Fee (On-Campus Students only)

$20/Semester, Fall & Spring only

Contributes to health center for students living on campus

Parking Fee (On-Campus and Early College Students)

$100/Term

Applies to students desiring to park their vehicles on campus

New Student Programming Fee

$75

One-time fee applied to all incoming students

 

Optional Fees

 

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session, in the event of late tuition payment

Late Registration

$100/Session

Incurred per session, in the event of late registration

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

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For Virginia residents, this degree will prepare you to sit for the Virginia CPA exam, as it is designed to meet the directives of the Virginia Board of Accountancy CPA eligibility requirements.

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