Learn the Meaning Behind the Numbers

Detail-oriented? Like numbers? Get a bachelor’s degree in accounting online from Strayer and go beyond basic accounting principles. We start with fundamentals, procedures, and laws, and move quickly to more advanced concepts using real-world examples that help you quickly apply what you’re learning.

Gain the Knowledge You Need for a Career in Accounting

While you master the principles necessary to read and interpret a balance sheet, you’ll improve your communication and planning skills. You’ll also:

  • Become proficient in industry-standard software programs
  • Study all aspects of financial accounting, from basic payables/receivables to complex tax codes and accounting for multi-national operations
  • Understand the ethics surrounding the reporting and disclosure of financial information
  • Explore the auditing process and design an auditing program
  • Get a background in government and not-for-profit accounting and understand the laws and regulations governing these types of organizations
  • Develop your management and leadership skills to become a champion for financial accountability in your organization