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154 Degrees from 39 Schools

Online Schools Offering Accounting Degrees

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For people who enjoy numbers, accounting can be a good career match. Guide to Online Schools features 39 schools offering a total of 154 accounting programs. On average, 57 percent of our student reviewers recommended an online accounting program, and 100 percent said their accounting degree helped their career. Average yearly tuition at our online accounting programs is $16,682, with costs ranging from $4,800 to $44,463 a year.

Certificate Associate Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Annual Tuition Certificate $16,233 Associate $15,700 Bachelor's $16,170 Master's $14,758 Doctorate $12,138
Annual Earnings (mid-career) -- -- Bachelor's $81,776 Master's $102,513 Doctorate $114,960

Accounting degree programs are available from the associate degree to the PhD level. Associate programs introduce students to the basics of financial record keeping and prepare graduates to become bookkeepers or accounting assistants. The bachelor's degree is the usual entry-level requirement for staff accountant, auditor, and financial analyst positions. The graduate certificate or master's degree can be used to prepare for the Certified Public Accountant exam, which requires 150 total hours of college coursework in most states. Doctorate programs in accounting provide the opportunity to do in-depth research into accounting methods and practice.  

We found 39 online schools that match your criteria.
Accredited Online Colleges Offering Accounting Degrees
  School Annual Tuition? Recommend Rate
University of Phoenix Annual Tuition $9,830 - $12,760 Recommend Rate 57% (810 reviews)
 
149 Programs, 9 in Accounting (view all)
  • Associate in Accounting
  • Associate in Accounting Foundations
  • Bachelor's in Accounting
  • Bachelor's in Business - Accounting
  • Bookkeeping Certificate
  • Bookkeeping Fundamentals Certificate (Undergraduate)
  • Graduate Accounting Certificate
  • Master's in Accountancy
Ashford University Annual Tuition $10,938 Recommend Rate 66% (442 reviews)
 
136 Programs, 3 in Accounting (view all)
  • BA/Accounting
  • BA/Business Administration - Accounting
  • BA/Consumer and Family Financial Services
Kaplan University Annual Tuition $10,125 - $15,957 Recommend Rate 43% (235 reviews)
 
149 Programs, 10 in Accounting (view all)
  • AAS in Accounting
  • BS in Accounting
  • BSA - Auditing/Forensic Accountancy
  • BSA - Managerial Accountancy
  • BSA - Public Accountancy
  • BSA - Tax Accountancy
  • MS Accounting - Audit
  • MS Accounting - Government
Florida Tech University Online Annual Tuition $11,880 - $14,724 Recommend Rate 60% (67 reviews)
 
43 Programs, 5 in Accounting (view all)
  • AA Accounting
  • BA Accounting
  • BA Business Administration - Accounting
  • MBA Accounting
  • MBA Accounting/Finance
Capella University Annual Tuition $11,952 Recommend Rate 55% (92 reviews)
 
151 Programs, 5 in Accounting (view all)
  • BS - Accounting
  • DBA - Accounting
  • MBA - Accounting
  • MS - Training and Performance Improvement
  • PhD - Accounting
American InterContinental University Annual Tuition $14,043 - $16,147 Recommend Rate 71% (93 reviews)
 
41 Programs, 4 in Accounting (view all)
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor's (BBA) - Accounting
  • Master of Accounting
  • MBA - Accounting
Walden University Annual Tuition $11,010 Recommend Rate 56% (144 reviews)
 
378 Programs, 6 in Accounting (view all)
  • M.S. in Accounting - Accounting for the Professional
  • M.S. in Accounting - Accounting with CPA Emphasis
  • M.S. in Accounting - General
  • M.S. in Accounting - Self-Designed
  • Master of Business Administration - Accounting
  • Ph.D. in Management - Accounting
Liberty University Online Annual Tuition $19,968 Recommend Rate 64% (113 reviews)
 
193 Programs, 7 in Accounting (view all)
  • AA: Accounting
  • BS Business in Information Management Systems: Accounting Information Systems
  • BS: Accounting
  • CERT: Accounting
  • DBA: Dr of Business Admin: Accounting
  • Master of Busi Admin: Accounting
  • MS: Accounting
Colorado Technical University - Online Annual Tuition $12,368 Recommend Rate 63% (207 reviews)
 
80 Programs, 3 in Accounting (view all)
  • A.S. in Accounting
  • B.S. in Accounting
  • Master of Business Administration - Accounting
Grand Canyon University Annual Tuition $17,000 Recommend Rate 51% (170 reviews)
 
101 Programs, 2 in Accounting (view all)
  • BS in Accounting
  • MBA - Accounting
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