Business Administration, Accounting

Degree Type
Bachelor of Science

Fort Lauderdale

Program Length
16 quarters*

The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration program with a major in Accounting offers students who have already earned an Associate degree a streamlined pathway to get their Bachelor’s in Accounting.

The program picks up right where your Associates degree left off, diving into advanced financial accounting, cost accounting, finance and taxation courses as well as a complement of managerial courses.

We believe this is the best way to provide the student with professional knowledge and skills to advance and improve abilities as they relate to general business and bookkeeping practices.

What You'll Learn

Having a solid understanding of basic business principles will help you stand out in a room. In the Bachelor’s of Accounting Program, you’ll be learning more than just advanced accounting principles and practices. The curriculum also includes courses that teach fundamental business and management principles, helping you build a valuable and versatile skillset that you can take with you – beyond graduation.

Program Highlights

  • Corporate Finance
  • Budget Analysis
  • Preparing Financial Statements
  • Auditing Principles and Guidelines
  • Analysis and Interpretation of Financial and Non-financial Data 
  • Financial Statements
  • Financial and Cost Accounting Systems
  • Governmental Regulations, Laws, and Ethical Behaviors


  • Accounting for Fixed Assets 
  • Accounting I II III 
  • Accounting Information Systems 
  • Analyzing Financial Statements 
  • Auditing 
  • Auditing I II 
  • Business Law and Ethics 
  • Business Principles 
  • Computerized Accounting 
  • Corporate Accounting 
  • International Business 
  • Payroll Accounting 
  • Principle of Human Resources 
  • Principles of Accounting 
  • Principles of Management

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Career Opportunities

A Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting from City College is a great place to start if you’re looking for mid-level accounting positions in just about any industry. Graduates are qualified to seek employment as:


Accounting Manager

Assistant Controller 

Assistant Financial Analyst 

Payroll Accountant 

Tax Preparer

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* A quarter is made up of 11 weeks and students may carry 8 to 16 credits per quarter.

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