Today's complex business environment requires you to possess a much broader range of skills now than you needed in the past. Employers' expectations of accounting graduates include not only technical knowledge in the accounting field, but also the ability to analyze complex accounting and business issues and to communicate effectively with all levels of management. We prepare you to succeed.

As recently noted in Crain's,  accounting is the hottest job sector in Chicago.

As an accountant, you are trained to speak the language of business to ensure that the nation's businesses operate efficiently and that business records are kept accurately. A degree in accounting will provide you the knowledge, skills, and attitudes for the accounting profession (public, government or business and industry).

Students planning to obtain the CPA certification must complete 150 credit hours to be eligible.

GSU has several accounting program options to choose from:

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Accelerated Professional Accounting Program

Master of Science in Accounting