Help the Numbers Tell a Story
Financial data is the lifeblood of most organizations. As an accountant, you become the guardian of that lifeblood and the one who hears what it is saying.
Use Belhaven’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in accounting to strengthen your skills as a keeper and interpreter of the numbers. Study entirely online with flexible seven-week classes. Earn your degree and keep your life going. You receive a Belhaven education on your own terms.
And, when you’re finished with your degree (124 credit hours), you’ll be ready to keep and protect financial records and serve as a key advisor to management. This degree opens up careers in public, tax, government, corporate, managerial and not-for-profit accounting, as well as auditing and internal auditing.
Excel at Accounting at Belhaven
Why You'll Love Accounting at Belhaven
Time it takes to finish one online course
Flexibility for your busy lifestyle
Small Class Sizes
Our student-faculty ratio is 16:1, meaning you receive personalized attention and instruction
What Can You Do with an Accounting Degree?
- Corporate accountant
- Credit analyst
- Financial advisor
- Financial analyst
- Forensic accountant
- Government accountant
- Managerial accountant
- Nonprofit accountant
- Public accountant
- Tax accountant
Accounting at Belhaven Teaches You How To...
- Direct accounting for governmental and not-for-profit organizations
- Manage federal taxation of individuals and of corporations, partnerships, and sole proprietorships
- Perform cost accounting for managerial decision-making
- Perform forensic accounting
- Prepare financial statements
- Understand business law
- Use computer applications for accounting
School of Business: Verified Excellence
Belhaven’s business school is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE). Why is this important?
Knowing the School of Business is accredited by the IACBE tells you that Belhaven voluntarily holds itself to a set of quality standards and is willing to allow outside business experts come to campus and verify Belhaven is doing what we say we are doing. Belhaven’s commitment to the accreditation process benefits you because it ensures you will be provided a quality education.
A Belhaven Education Opens Doors
Your courses are thorough and relevant, and you gain an ethical clarity at Belhaven that makes you invaluable to businesses. Many Belhaven students land accounting jobs before they even finish their degrees.
When you complete the online accounting degree program, you’ll qualify to take the CPA exam in Mississippi. However, you may need additional course work to meet the 150-hour requirement. If you plan to take the CPA exam in other states, be sure to must check with your state’s board of public accountancy verify that you qualify.
Majoring in Accounting at Belhaven
Applying to Belhaven’s online programs is quick and easy. We’ll need a couple supporting documents—things like transcripts from any other school you’ve attended. When you have gathered those, just complete our online application form.
These rates are for August 1, 2023 through July 31, 2024.
|Program||Per Credit Hour|
|Active Military Discount, Undergraduate Program||$250|
|20% Discount: Military Spouse/Veteran/First Responder||$348|
* Military/first responder benefits cannot be combined with any other institutional scholarships or discounts.
Verse of the Year
God is working in you, giving you the desire and the power to do what pleases Him.