You enjoy math and problem-solving activities. You feel highly satisfied when you arrive at the correct solution to a problem. Your high school studies included accounting-related subjects, and you want to learn more about the different career and professional opportunities in the field of accounting. You have a goal of becoming a certified public accountant. Maybe you would even like to own your own business. You are interested in all aspects of business and financial activities. If this describes you, then the accounting degree at North Greenville University may be the best option for you. Here, NGU's Accounting Department faculty members are prepared and willing to help you begin a successful career as an accountant. MAJOR DESCRIPTION As an accounting major at NGU, you will spend much of your time analyzing and solving problems, participating in group learning activities, developing presentation skills, and applying information technology. You will learn about preparation of financial statements, generally acceptable accounting principles, auditing standards and governmental (not-for-profit) accounting rules. You will experience and demonstrate your skills during research, classroom presentation, and accounting internship activities. You will even develop your understanding and application of current computerized accounting and income tax preparation software. You will learn that accounting principles provide the framework for analyzing financial decisions, comparing financial results, and planning future business decisions that will impact your personal, professional, and business goals.
Greer , United States