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This program is designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in the complex world of accounting. It is often said that “accounting is the language of business!”  You will learn about financial reporting, taxation, auditing, bookkeeping, and other critical areas of accounting that are essential for businesses to make informed decisions.

Our program offers an engaging curriculum that will challenge you and prepare you for the real world. You’ll learn from experienced faculty members who are experts in the field and have a passion for teaching. Our program also offers opportunities for hands-on experience through internships and other practical learning experiences. With our comprehensive approach to accounting education, you’ll be ready to take on any challenge that comes your way.

If you’re interested in a rewarding career in accounting, our Bachelor of Science in Accounting is the perfect choice for you. With a high demand for accountants and a comprehensive curriculum, you’ll be well-prepared for the workforce. Don’t wait, start your journey towards a successful accounting career today.



Program Level

  • Undergraduate

Degree Type

  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Accounting Program Outcomes

The field of accounting is dynamic and challenging. Accountants today are expected to participate extensively in the general area of business management. The B.S. Accounting degree is designed to prepare students for positions of leadership and responsibility in industry, government, and public accounting. The Accounting program emphasizes computer skills, logic, numbers, and written and verbal communications, as well as accounting theory, generally accepted accounting principles, and the most recent Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) pronouncements.

  • Conduct relevant research in the field of accounting and master a broad range of business knowledge.
  • exhibit the skills necessary to continued success in their fields including leadership abilities and a heightened sense of social responsibility and ethics.
  • demonstrate an understanding of the concepts, processes and regulations of the major areas of accounting and related technologies.

Careers in Accounting

As a graduate of this program, you’ll be in high demand. With a degree in accounting, you could work as a public accountant, financial analyst, tax accountant, or internal auditor. You could also work in a variety of industries such as banking, healthcare, or government. Remember, accounting is the language of business – and you will be able to speak the language!

With a high demand for accountants, you’ll have plenty of career options to choose from:

  • Accountant
  • Financial Advisor
  • Business Analyst
  • Bookkeeper
  • Accounting Assistant
  • Account Manager
  • Internal Auditor

Success Stories

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I love Goldey-Beacom because of the supportive and encouraging environment. It didn’t take long for it to feel like home, like having a huge family right here in Delaware.

Paulynn, California, Class of 2021


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4701 Limestone Road
Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 998-8814

Goldey-Beacom College is a Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.

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