Accounting Schools

Accounting is a subject where in financial data is analyzed, processed, communicated or reported to an organization or business or individual. In general accounting is used to compute an organizations economic activity and this information has to be conveyed to different external users such as investors in organization, regulators and suppliers also to internal users they are management, creditors.

So choosing accounting as a subject is very profitable as it is needed in every aspect of the life. Accounting schools formulate its students to progress their probability to set-up a long-term career in this profession.  Accounting schools makes its students to handle the responsibility of managing an organizations financial records and economic activities.

To take study in an accounting school we need to qualify for the eligibility a criterion which is very basic and most important is that to have a High School Diploma. There are three types of accounting programs that are offered in schools for accounting and are:

  • Associates degree in Accounting
  • Bachelors degree in Accounting
  • Masters degree in Accounting

Associates degree in accounting schools focuses on basic principles like new regulations, income tax, law etc and this brings employment opportunities in following positions:

  • Accounting assistants
  • Tax preparers
  • Auditing clerks

Bachelor’s degree of accounting schools prepares its students to learn auditing process, evaluation of financial data and application of accounting knowledge to business procedures. So that it makes student to perceive budget planning, principles and processes of tax law. While accounting schools enables student to learn accounting subject in depth in Masters Degree.  

Accounting schools offer following disciplines:

  • Financial accounting
  • Management accounting
  • Auditing
  • Accounting information systems

Once an accounting degree is obtained from an accounting school then it helps to eligible for following employment opportunities:

  • Consultants
  • Public Consultants
  • Forensic Accountants
  • Public sector accountants
  • Corporate accountants
  • Tax accountants
  • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Accounting clerk
  • Comptroller

Here is the list of accounting schools by state wise in USA which helps you to explore in your career as an accountant:

4376 schools and colleges offering Accounting program in the United State of America.

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting : 1224 Schools
  • Associate Degree in Accounting : 1072 Schools
  • Certificate program in Accounting : 887 Schools
  • Via distance education in Accounting : 714 Schools
  • Doctorate in Accounting : 22 Schools

Accounting program offering schools by State