Bachelor of Science
Accountancy/Public Accounting | Ferris Statewide | Ferris State University

A bachelor's degree in accountancy prepares graduates for a number of key positions in public accounting, private/industrial accounting, governmental/non-profit accounting, or accounting education. Because every business has accounting needs, a degree in accounting can help open the door to any industry. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that employment of accountants and auditors will grow 13 percent in the next decade. As the economy grows, so will demand for accountants and auditors. Additionally, accountants routinely earn incomes that are in the top 5 percent of their community leading to a highly respected and rewarding career.

With an accountancy degree from Ferris State University, you will be prepared to offer employers the skills and experience-based knowledge that will make you an asset to any business team. This program also prepares you for the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) exam as well as countless other educational opportunities such business or law school. Because the accountancy program builds on a liberal arts foundation and includes a solid business core, you'll be in a perfect position to take advantage of opportunities in non-accounting business careers, too, such as banking, consulting, small business ownership or general management.

The accountancy program at Ferris State University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. ACBSP is a leading specialized accreditation association for business education supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence.

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