Online Accounting Degree: BS Accounting

Is an Online Accounting Degree Right for You?

Accounting is more than just numbers. Earn your online Accounting degree and solve business challenges by helping organizations manage their finances and cash flow. In the online Bachelor of Science in Accounting program, students gain a deep knowledge of accounting practices, supplemented by the broader business-specific skills that employers are looking for. These analytical and communication skills are essential to reporting on money and resources in today's fast-paced world.

Why the Online BS in Accounting?

The BS Accounting online program focuses on developing students who are both business professionals and accounting professionals. Students receive grounding in areas such as financial analysis, general accounting principles, auditing, taxation and more. The business-oriented track in our online Accounting degree programs gives them the skills they need to communicate about numbers directly in context to business goals, making a positive impact in the workplace.

In addition, students can further focus their studies with a program or concentration that allows them to dive deeper into areas of accounting that match their interests and career goals. Students can choose from the following areas of interest:

Benefits of an Online Accounting Degree at SNHU

In addition to teaching you the deep accounting skills you need to succeed, the online Accounting degree program gives you critical thinking skills and essential business knowledge on which to build a successful career. The curriculum has been developed by professors who are practicing accounting experts who understand the world in which you will work.

As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU focuses on ensuring you have the necessary skills to succeed. Whether you enroll in the accounting degree program online or at any of our five regional campuses, some of the benefits you can take advantage of include:

  • Faculty members work in the real world as CPAs, managerial accountants, fraud examiners and more
  • Students who qualify can receive course credit in the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, completing basic 1040 tax forms for the general public
  • Quality education at one of the most affordable tuition rates available. 
  • 24/7/365 access to class – attend when it is most convenient for you.
  • Choose how you want to learn: online, campus-based or a combination.
  • The only university named to Fast Company's 2012 World's Most Innovative Companies list.

Transfer of Credit

If you’re a student who wants to transfer to SNHU or if you simply want to finish what you’ve started, we try to make transferring as easy as possible. We’ll accept up to 90 transferred academic credits and automatically complete an official credit evaluation as part of the application review process.

University Accreditation

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SNHU's online degree programs meet the needs of today's students while ensuring educational quality and real-world applicability. Contact us to learn more about the SNHU difference.

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