B.S. in Accounting

College of Arts & Sciences

Delivery Format: Online | On Campus

Total Credit Hours Required: 120 +

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The Bachelor of Science in Accounting, offered online and on campus in Virginia Beach, meets the requirements to sit for the CPA exam and equips you with the skills needed to become a crucial member of public, private or nonprofit business sectors. Our accounting bachelor's degree is taught from a Christian perspective and will expose you to international business, strategic management, law and ethics, operations and financial management.

  • Analyze and prepare comprehensive business reports and 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 to deter organizational fraud.

Career Opportunities

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

Admission requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree program vary based on the stage you're at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

Invest in your calling with this accounting bachelor's degree.

College of Arts & Sciences 2018-19 Tuition Rates

Program Type

Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,490 (block rate)
  • $595/credit hour
  • $566/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)

*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $425/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

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

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

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

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$700/semester

$550/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

 

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

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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