Accounting Studies prepares individuals that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions.

Accounting Studies majors and degree programs likely include instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.

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