The accounting courses often included in a 120- or 150-credit college accounting degree are:

  • fundamentals of financial accounting

  • fundamentals of managerial accounting

  • intermediate financial accounting and reporting

  • advanced financial accounting and reporting

  • cost/managerial accounting

  • accounting systems

  • auditing, attestation and assurance

  • income tax for individuals

  • income tax for corporations

  • financial statement analysis

  • accounting theory and research

  • accounting internship

You can learn more about the accounting courses offered and required at a specific U.S. college or university by using our Career Center's links to college accounting departments.

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