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Accounting Degree

Get started on the fast track to an in-demand career.


Take the first step toward a rewarding career in accounting when you earn your accounting degree at DeVry University. To help meet the increasing demand for professionals in accounting careers, DeVry University offers a Bachelor's in Accounting, three bachelor's degree programs with a specialization in Accounting: Business Administration (BSBA), Management (BSM) and Technical Management (BSTM) as well as an associate degree program in Accounting.

What does it take to be an accountant?

Accounting is not just about number crunching. If you have an interest in business and a desire for a stimulating and inspiring career, there's an accounting career that's right for you.

Where can I go?

Try sports, fashion, entertainment, high-tech electronics or even your own business. Accounting is a fundamental business discipline that can be a great springboard to a very rewarding career.

Why enter the accounting field?

Because everybody wants you! Employment of accountants and auditors is expected to grow 22% or more through 2018, which can translate to high earning potential and job security with great benefits. In fact, new accountants take home more in their paychecks than other business professionals.

Who needs accountants?

Rock stars, movie moguls, fashion divas and companies all around the world. Specialize in forensic accounting and work with the FBI, CIA or local law enforcement or help lead the way in developing a more environmentally friendly business world as an environmental accountant.

How can I advance in the field?

Take your DeVry University education to the next level with a Master's in Accounting, an MBA with a concentration in Accounting or a Master of Accounting and Financial Management degree from DeVry University's Keller Graduate School of Management. Earning a master's degree may lead you to bigger and better things.

What is special about the accounting degree programs at DeVry?

As the nation's #1 path to accounting careers, DeVry University, together with our Keller Graduate School of Management and Becker Professional Education, offer opportunities for pursuing accounting careers at every level. Learn more about DeVry's accounting success.

Earn a degree that's recognized nationwide.

In addition to helping you fast track your career, DeVry University provides a top-notch business education and a respected accounting degree program. We work with top business leaders to design programs that produce graduates who meet their needs. Compared to other accounting programs, we provide students not only with communication and teamwork skills but also with the valuable computer application skills that today's employers seek.

Our instructors possess professional credentials and real-world experience. And we keep our class sizes small, so you get the individual attention you deserve. Best of all, you can earn your DeVry University accounting degree on your time and your terms: onsite, at over 85 commuter-friendly locations nationwide, or online. Learn more about the DeVry advantage.

If you want a professional edge in one of the fastest-growing business fields, get started at DeVry University. Find out more about our accounting programs and how they can help position you to take advantage of the most exciting and lucrative career opportunities in accounting today.