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  • Everest College Colorado Springs
    Colorado Springs, CO
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Program Overview

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting prepares you to measure and report the financial events of an individual or entity. Additionally, it provides you with the ability to understand the elements of the audit process, analyze financial statements, and apply accounting information to management-level decisions. Our Accounting course list encompasses a wide array of accounting and business classes.

Accounting Bachelor's Degree Courses

You can gain experience in the areas of:

  • Advanced Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Corporate Finance
  • Cost Accounting
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Payroll Accounting
  • Personal Finance
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Tax Accounting

As with other industries, technology plays an important role in the accounting field. Computer applications and applied spreadsheet classes complement the major core curriculum.

Once you've completed your Everest training, you can perform a broad range of financial accounting, managerial accounting, auditing, tax, and consulting activities for service companies, merchandising companies, corporations, non-profit organizations, individuals, and the government. You can choose to work in an office as an individual or as part of a team, or you can choose to start your own business venture. Armed with the principles of accounting, as well as practical business methods and procedures, you may have the necessary skills to succeed in a competitive industry.

Some entry-level career opportunities graduates have obtained include**:

  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Tax consultant
  • Assistant controller

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting prepares you to measure and report the financial events of an individual or entity. Additionally, it provides you with the ability to understand the elements of the audit process, analyze financial statements, and apply accounting information to management-level decisions.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Accountants and Auditors, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/accountants-and-auditors.htm

**Employment is not guaranteed, but career services help is available for graduates.

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  • For information on graduation rates, the median debt of students who complete this program and more, please view the Accounting - Tampa.
  • Tampa Completion rates for this program*:
    • No students enrolled part-time in the enrollment cohort July 1, 2003 - June 30, 2004, or the program was not offered during this period.
    • No students enrolled full-time in the enrollment cohort July 1, 2009 - June 30, 2010, or the program was not offered during this period.

* For information regarding assumptions made in establishing these completion rates, click here