While the major focus of the bachelors of science in Accounting degree from Colorado Technical University is advanced accounting practices and principles, students in the program will also complete courses in other areas of business management and administration. This instruction method ensures that graduates have a solid business background with their accounting degree, making them ideal candidates for entry-level management positions in many different fields and areas. Some of these positions include internal auditor, tax examiner, government accountant, and more. Colorado Technical Universitys Accounting students will learn about new technology and practices in accounting programs and software; financial planning and reporting; taxation laws for businesses and individuals; auditing skills and methods; data verification; and managerial skills and strategies. Some of the basic classes required include business law, organizational behavioral principles, introduction to tax, financial management, and more. Students will learn to combine their understanding of accounting and finance in effective and strategic planning for businesses.