Bachelor of Science in Accounting

A Bachelor of Science in Accounting will provide you with an overview of the basics and best practices of accounting, along with an array of quantitative techniques and business-based computer and problem-solving skills.

Coupled with studies rooted in Christian ethics, your program will allow you to put your learning into practice, explore career interests and make rewarding professional contacts through internships, networking and business related events. 

This program is offered to our traditional undergraduate students as well as degree completion students.

other Available Programs

Accounting Minor

Traditional Undergraduate

Gardner-Webb Online Undergraduate Program

Accelerated Master of Accountancy

The Accelerated Master of Accountancy (MAcc) program allows Gardner-Webb undergraduate students to begin work in the MAcc program while completing their bachelor’s degree in accounting.

Qualified students may apply for admission to the Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP) in Accountancy during their junior year (or after 60 credit hours). If accepted, students can take up to six credit hours of graduate coursework to apply toward their MAcc degree and earn combination credit for these hours at the undergraduate level.

Courses in this program are taught online in eight-week terms to increase flexibility.


What You’ll Learn

Your coursework and learning experiences in the Accounting program will prepare you to:

  • Demonstrate basic understanding of key functions of accounting in modern business environment.
  • Use accounting information systems to record data and make business decisions.
  • Understand the fundamentals of cost accounting, governmental accounting, taxation, and non-profit accounting.


What You’ll Do

With a degree in Accounting, you will gain a unique skillset that will be valuable for an array of careers, including:

  • Bookkeeper
  • Auditor
  • Forensic Accountant
  • Payroll Specialist
  • Tax Preparer
  • Budget Analysis

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