Bachelor of Science in Accounting
The Albertus Magnus B.S. in Accounting program is designed for students looking to enter the growing field of accounting, which is currently experiencing a significant rate of growth in employment opportunities. The program will provide students with a strong knowledge of accounting principles and business applications and prepare them for a variety of careers in the accounting field. For students who are specifically interested in the field of public accounting, they will complete the credit hours and course content required by Connecticut (and 48 other states) to take the Uniform CPA ExaminationAlbertus Magnus College Reconized by the AICPA for Intergrating the Personal Financial Planning Program for College Accounting Students into their Curriculum
Why Study Accounting at Albertus?
Where will this degree take me?
Earn Your Degree With Our Accelerated And Flexible Courses
Master of Science in Accounting is offered in our new FLEX format.
With the FLEX format, you can choose to take each class in either a blended or online format. Each time you register for a new course, you can choose one of these formats:
- Blended - Classes run for eight weeks with a combination of one on-grounds session at our New Haven campus and one online assignment each week from the comfort of your home or office. Students who choose this option often enjoy the best of "both worlds" as they benefit from in-class discussion with their classmates and professors while maintaining the convenience of working on projects and assignments from home.
- Online - Online or Distance Learning classes run for eight weeks with two online "sessions" each week that you can "attend" from the comfort of your own home or office. All weekly assignments are offered asynchronously, meaning you have the ability to work on them at your own time and pace.
Program Of Study (120 Credits)
General Education and Electives: 66 Credits
Business Courses: 27 credits
BE 135 Business Communication
BE 204 Principles of Macroeconomics
BE 205 Principles of Microeconomics
MG 131 Principles of Management
MG 231 Principles of Marketing
BE 334 Business Law
BE 265 Corporate Financial Management
CIS 171 Business Spreadsheets
Accounting Courses: 27 credits
BE 161 Financial Accounting
BE 261 Intermediate Accounting I
BE 262 Intermediate Accounting II
BE 263 Cost Accounting
BE 361 Federal Income Taxation for Individuals
BE 362 Auditing
BE 380 Accounting Internship
BE 395 Capstone: Computer Applications in Accounting