Program Overview

The Associate of Science in Accounting provides a solid foundation in basic accounting, tax, cost accounting, financial statement analysis, and payroll accounting. Our graduates are prepared to take on roles in accounting in businesses and are prepared to pursue further study.  

The program is offered in both day and evening classes.

Immaculata University’s Business and Accounting Department develops ethical, service-oriented business leaders for the global community.

The program is designed to produce graduates who are proficient in:

  • Accounting for business transactions
  • Analysis of financial data
  • Effective use of business information
  • Resource allocation
  • Effective teamwork

Accreditation

The accounting programs offered by Immaculata University are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).  The ACBSP accreditation certifies that the teaching and learning processes within the accounting program meets the rigorous educational standards established by ACBSP. The accounting accreditation awarded to Immaculata’s programs represents a specialized accreditation that accompanies the accreditation of all of the business programs. Immaculata University is committed to providing the highest quality business education for our students, which is evidenced by this accreditation.

Program Highlights

  • Dynamic learning experiences that develop responsibility, respect, timeliness, trust, and initiative
  • Faculty with extensive business experience, including serving as corporate CFOs, auditors, accounting managers,  financial planners, economists, business owners, federal regulators, and consultants
  • Technology integrated into the curriculum
  • Entrepreneurial and networking opportunities through Enactus
  • Opportunity to participate in the Business Club, which publishes a semi-annual newsletter and tours companies to learn about business operations
  • Guest presentations from successful business professionals

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of your degree program, you will be able to:

  • Understand the balance of theory and practice as it applies to the various sectors of the world of business, accounting, finance, marketing and economics
  • Exercise effective interpersonal, communication, and analytical skills
  • Use technology effectively to enhance productivity and efficiency on both individual and organizational levels
  • Use your business skills to make a difference in the world with the highest level of integrity and ethics

Career Potential

Higher education significantly increases marketability and earning potential. An Associate of Science in Accounting will give you a foundational understanding of accounting operations and skills for effective communication, analysis, and teamwork. 

With your A.S. in accounting, you may choose to pursue the following careers:

  • Accounts Receivable Clerk
  • Accounting Assistant
  • Billing Clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Management Trainee
  • Payroll Clerk

 

Curriculum

The A.S. in Accounting requires the following courses:
ACC 203
ACC 204

BUS 235
BUS 315
BUS360
ECO 201
ECO 202 (fulfills social science requirement)
MKT 309

Choose two from: ACC 303-304, 313, 317; department elective; liberal arts core by advisement.

Please see the current course catalog for more information.

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