Accounting (Bachelor of Science)

Online Accounting (Bachelor of Science) Degree Program

An online Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Grantham can help you be part of this exciting growth. Through our 100% online format and professionally relevant courses, you will gain a broad exposure to the theories, principles and practices of accounting. The end result will be a solid foundation in business administration, management, economics and organizational behavior – and new possibilities for career advancement. Plus our online accounting degrees are perfect for active military personnel, military spouses, those who are working full time, and anyone else who has a lot of demands on their time. 

Accounting Program Outcomes

At the successful completion of the program, you will be able to:

  • Analyze accounting problems in the foundational areas of business
  • Apply accounting concepts, tools, and strategies to solve problems in a global setting
  • Create and analyze accounting data for business decision making
  • Explain ethical obligations for accounting and/or financial areas
  • Demonstrate critical thinking through applying decision-support tools
  • Describe decision making skills that are relevant to professional, ethical and social responsibilities
  • Demonstrate communication skills
  • Understand the importance of diversity

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Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, military personnel, high school graduates, government employees, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

Course Highlights & Curriculum

Textbook Information

Curriculum Highlights

Course Number Course Title
AC210 Principles of Accounting I
BA220 Financial Accounting
AC330 Cost Accounting
AC435 Taxation - Corporate
AC450 Auditing and Assurance I

Full curriculum

Course Title Credits
CO101 Introduction to Public Speaking 3
CS105 Introduction to Computer Applications 3
EN101 English Composition I 3
GP210 American Government I 3
GS102 Introduction to Life Science 3
HU260 Strategies for Decision Making 3
MA105 College Algebra 3
GU100 Student Success 1
GU299 General Education Capstone 3
AC210 Principles of Accounting I 3
AC215 Principles of Accounting II 3
AC310 Intermediate Accounting I 3
AC315 Intermediate Accounting II 3
AC330 Cost Accounting 3
AC340 Accounting Information Systems I 3
AC430 Taxation- Individual 3
AC435 Taxation- Corporate 3
AC440 Forensic Accounting 3
AC450 Audting and Assurance 3
AC460 Governmental and Non-Profit Accounting 3
AC499 Capstone 3
BA101 Introduction to Business 3
BA150 Principles of Business Management 3
BA220 Financial Accounting 3
BA225 Managerial Accounting 3
BA260 Business Law I 3
BA265 Business Law II 3
Program and core: 79
Electives (14): 42
Total: 121

Additional online degree details

Degree level: Bachelors
Delivery method: Online
Availability: Available

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