If you’re an energetic problem solver who wants to put your aptitude for numbers to work in an accounting career, you’re smart to pursue a fully online Bachelor of Science in Accounting at Broadview University. Broadview’s accounting degree program was created with input from employers who know what you need to be successful in your future accounting career. Broadview is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), so you know you’re earning a degree that has value.
Through Broadview University’s CareerPath initiative, you’ll save up to 25% on tuition! This innovative initiative also features six-week sessions so you can attend full-time while focusing on fewer subjects at once. Because your courses are offered fully online, you can fit your studies into your work and family life. By taking classes full-time, year-round, you can earn your accounting degree in as little as 36 months.
Because Broadview has been part of the community for more than 40 years, we have tailored our accounting degree to what local industries are looking for—and we’ve developed important connections for your future. Broadview’s accounting degree can pave the way for a career field that’s projected to grow, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Our accounting graduates* have gone on to successful careers at places, such as:
(*July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2015)
You’ll learn from talented faculty who bring real-world experience in the accounting field to you. Our accounting program was designed with input from employers so that you know you’re receiving the most up-to-date accounting education. You’ll gain hands-on experience with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). Broadview’s accounting degree emphasizes:
This program will prepare you for the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam. Through our Professional Certification Scholarships, you can request reimbursement for your exam fees.
Before you start your online studies, you can take our online learning orientation. This step-by-step guide will teach you how to use our online system and give you the guidance and confidence you need to succeed as an online learner. Our Service Desk will be there to assist you with any technological issues—seven days a week—via phone and email.
Through CampusConnect, you’ll access your course materials, submit assignments and connect with your instructors and classmates. Through LibraryConnect, our virtual library, you’ll have access to our huge collection of reference materials, e-books, databases and journals—and support from our librarians.
The course is an introduction to financial accounting and the basic accounting cycle. Students analyze transactions, prepare accountant’s worksheets with related financial statements and account for cash and receivables.
The course is a continuation of Accounting Principles I. Students apply concepts related to inventory, long-term assets, liabilities and owner’s equity for partnerships and corporations. The course also covers the use and preparation of the statement of cash flows and financial statement analysis.
The course is a survey of techniques for planning and managing costs, emphasizing manufacturing environments. Topics include master budgets, flexible budgets, variances, costs allocation, decision analysis, capital budgeting, and costs analysis.
The course provides capstone coverage of fraud examination principles and related forensic accounting principles along with a review of internal control concepts. The course also serves as a review for the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) exam. Practice test questions are a significant part of the class.