Why Choose Cambridge College Global?
Cambridge College Global offers an affordable, world-class education, literally at your fingertips. Our online learning platform is ideal for today’s busy working adult. We understand the need for access to high-quality online degrees and provide programs that are:
Courses are 100% online, allowing you to study anytime and anywhere.
Career-focused coursework is led by faculty with real-world experience.
Cambridge College is regionally accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).
Our interactive online learning environment was recognized with a 2014 Gold Award for Best Practices (USDLA) and the ACHE Award for Creative Use of Technology, and our degree programs are consistently recognized by U.S. News & World Report.
Ask about our generous transfer credit policy.
If you are ready to advance in the language of business, then Cambridge College Global’s Bachelor of Science in Accounting (BSA) may be the right online accounting degree for you! The BSA offers students both exposure to key theoretical constructs and immersion in hands-on application of those theories in practice. In this dynamic program, students engage in an in-depth exploration of all areas within the accounting profession. The Bachelor of Science in Accounting also offers a seamless transition from the AS in Accounting program, as all credits obtained in the ASA program will transfer into the Bachelor of Science in Accounting.
Online Accounting Degree Concentrations
Students may choose from three areas of concentration for an intensified focus on their area of interest.
For a complete list of courses, download the Bachelor of Science in Accounting curriculum worksheet. You may also view full course descriptions here.
This 40-course program consists of nine foundational business courses, 10 accounting core courses, 9 business courses, 3 accounting concentration courses and 17 general education courses.>
Bachelor Degree Online
The Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree online serves as a strong foundation of academic study for students who are interested in the financial work that is the underpinning of all organizations. With a focus on building the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to be successful, this accounting degree offers:
- Critical Thinking Skills
- Functional Business Acumen
- Deep dive into a broad range of accounting topic including Auditing, Taxation and Financial Analysis
- Opportunity to deepen study/concentrate in either public or management accounting.
Is the Bachelor of Science in Accounting right for you?
We know that your commitment to a career in the Accounting field means that you need a bachelor’s degree that is both hands-on, and that aligns with industry credentials, like the CPA® and CMA®. Cambridge College Global’s BSA is designed with a particular emphasis on the acquisition of highly-targeted skills required by today’s accounting professionals. For those who wish to pursue further credentials such as the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) offered through the Institute of Management Accountants (www.imanet.org) or the (CPA) Certified Public Accountant offered by the AICPA (www.aicpa.org), the Bachelor of Science in Accounting covers core concepts found on both exams and offers specialized concentrations in both public accounting and management accounting.
Career Preparation for BSA Graduates
Several occupations require a minimum of a bachelor degree in accounting or a related field. Careers for those who obtain a Bachelor of Science in Accounting include entry-level positions in nearly all industries. Common entry-level positions held by those with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting include:
- Auditing Clerk
- Cost Estimator
- Budget Analyst
- Staff Accountant
Acceptance decisions are made on a rolling basis throughout the year for our 6 undergraduate sessions. You can apply at any time and get a decision within days of submitting all required materials. To apply, simply fill out the Request More Information form and an admission counselor will contact you. Your admission counselor can also help you explore financial options and walk you through the application process, which involves completing an application form and providing undergraduate transcripts.
Fast-Track to a Master’s Degree
Cambridge College Global encourages students to earn both their undergraduate and graduate degrees through the Fast-Track program. Undergraduate students may apply to the Fast-Track program if they have 90 credits and a GPA of 3.0. Accepted students may apply up to 12 graduate credits earned in the Fast-Track program towards the requirement for both degrees. Please discuss your academic plans with your advisor early in your degree.