Accounting (Bachelor of Science)

Accounting Student

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Accounting is perfect for students interested in analyzing and interpreting financial data, serving as a trusted business advisor, and ensuring compliance with established standards. This degree is well-suited for students with an interest in financial planning and reporting, tax law, auditing, forensics, managing costs, competitive analyses, information technology, and decision making.

Potential Careers

  • Auditor
  • Tax Accountant
  • Personal Financial Planner
  • Payroll Manager
  • Information Systems
  • Forensic Accountant
  • Management Accountant
  • Governmental Accountant
  • Not-for-Profit Accountant

Median Annual Salary

Accountants and Auditors $71,550
Budget Analyst  $76,540
Personal Financial Planner  $87,850
Tax Examiner $54,890
Accounting Professor $79,540

*Median annual salaries are from The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Course Information

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Additional Facts

  • Minor Available
  • JSU is Among the Top 5% of Business Schools in the World AACSB Accredited