The Business Accounting Program is designed to develop student’s competency to work within a corporate, non-profit, government or small business work environment.
Our Bachelor’s in Accounting helps prepare students for accounting and leadership roles in the business world. Learn how to support accounting activities, maintain accounting records, prepare taxes, audit financial accounts, and manage people and offices.
The Bachelor of Science in Accounting Degree program at Key College will take four years to complete, assuming students enroll in 16 credit hours per quarter and attend three quarters per year. (The program can be completed in three years by attending year-round).
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This degree program in accounting has a practitioner-oriented emphasis, incorporating the most current technology used in the industry.
Key College’s objective is to provide real-world oriented programs that benefits both domestic and international students.
Unit of Credits Awarded: Quarter
Total Credit Hours Awarded: 194
Total Clock/Contact Hours: 2,012.00
Program Length: 144
Weeks per Academic Year: 36
Academic Years: 4
Minimum Credit Hours to Graduate: 194 Quarter Credit hours.
Electives: One elective can be selected during the third term of the fourth year. All prerequisites must be met prior to selection of an elective. The electives are (GEB4112) Entrepreneurship/Small Business Management, (MAR4403) Sales and Sales Management, (MAN2300) Human Resource Management, and (MAR1011) Introduction to Marketing.
The Business and Accounting Programs are aligned with commonly used software programs that businesses demand. Modern computers, labs, and software allow students to perform most tasks required by businesses. The labs are equipped to provide network access for distributed data processing capabilities.
Key College provides an Information Resource Library as well as a complete library on the Internet available to all students seven days per week. Students are issued a password to access the online library.
Prospective students must complete an application online or via e-mail. Programs offered at Key College require a solid commitment for successful completion. Therefore, an interview beforehand with an admissions specialist provides full information about requirements, the courses, and class starting dates, part-time work, and employment opportunities for graduates. An assessment of the student’s interests, background and commitment will occur during the admissions interview.
All applicants must be evaluated for academic capability and talk with the appropriate academic advisor to evaluate the prospective student’s ability and commitment. When all application requirements have been fulfilled, applicants will be notified promptly regarding their admission status.