University of Phoenix

Bachelor's of Science in Business - Accounting

The University of Phoenix’s bachelor’s of science degree in Business (BSB) with a concentration in Accounting offers its students fundamental knowledge in business that could translate to good entry-level jobs in the financial industry. The program focuses on communication, critical thinking, and technological competencies. The acquisition of these skills happens through coursework, in classes like business communications, computer systems, principles of accounting, business research, social responsibility, microeconomics, marketing, integrated business concepts, and more. One of the crucial things students will gain in this program is an in-depth familiarity with prevalent accounting and financial software. The University of Phoenix’s program hopes to capitalize on the business community’s growing need for financial and accounting professionals. The University’s lecturers and instructors are often professionals who have succeeded in the field who hope to transfer their skills and knowledge to students. This bachelor’s degree in Business with a concentration in accounting can be earned 100 percent online.


University of Phoenix is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. University of Phoenix was placed on Notice by The Higher Learning Commission, effective June 27, 2013. Notice is a Commission sanction indicating that an institution is pursuing a course of action that, if continued, could lead it to be out of compliance with one or more Criteria for Accreditation. An institution on Notice remains accredited. At the end of the Notice period, The Higher Learning Commission Board of Trustees may remove the sanction, place the institution on Probation if the identified concerns have not been addressed, or take other action. For additional information, contact The Higher Learning Commission,

While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.

The University’s central administration is located at 1625 W. Fountainhead Parkway, Tempe, AZ 85282-2371. Online campus: 3157 E. Elwood St., Phoenix, AZ 85034

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Degree Category: Business > Accounting > Bachelors
Degree Subject: Accounting Degree
Degree Level: Bachelor's