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Manage finances with a Bachelor's degree in accounting - online

With the right online Bachelor's degree in Accounting, you could help businesses manage their finances. As a key member of the accounting team, you could climb the corporate ladder or maybe even run your own business.

As part of your online accounting program, you’ll learn about business and financial concepts and how they relate to professional accounting, including principles of federal taxation, auditing, and accounting for small businesses and corporations. You’ll prepare to seek jobs at public accounting firms or private, governmental, or nonprofit organizations.


With an online Bachelor of Science in Accounting, you could seek employment in a wide range of occupations, such as:

  • Accounting technician
  • Auditing clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Business manager
  • Financial clerk
  • Accounting specialist
  • Office manager


IU's online accounting degree program teaches essential knowledge and skills needed by employers,1 such as:

  • Payroll accounting
  • Budgeting
  • Financial analysis
  • Business management
  • Tax accounting
  • Operations management
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Auditing
  • Cost accounting

Still Have Questions?

If you have questions about IU's online Bachelor of Science in Accounting, you can get all the answers in the program overview.

Why Choose Independence University?

IU's online degree programs can help you prepare for employment in some of today's most rewarding job fields. Our programs are career-focused, without elective courses that you don't want or need, so you can finish your degree fast.