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Accounting, BS

Bachelor of Science

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How you benefit

The Chancellors’ Bachelor of Science in Accounting prepares you to tackle accounting problems using quantitative and qualitative methods.

What you study

Study technology and analytics methods in the accounting field. Learn, not only how to perform accounting tasks, but how to provide data-driven solutions. Foster effective analytical and critical-thinking skills. Practice sound ethics and logic in accounting and business situations.  

Apply concepts in the major functional areas of accounting, including: 

  • Cost accounting
  • Financial accounting
  • Auditing and systems
  • Taxation

This 100 percent online program is taught by IU East, IU Kokomo, IU Northwest, IU Southeast, and IU South Bend.

Students admitted to IU Online receive a full range of personalized support services, including:

  • Onboarding
  • Advising
  • Success Coaching
  • Math and Writing Support
  • Career Services
  • Peer Mentorship
  • Tutoring

To graduate with the Chancellors' BS in Accounting, you must complete a minimum of 120 credit hours. Requirements are broken down as follows:

  • Accounting and business foundations (24 credits)
  • Business core (12 credits)
  • Accounting core (21 credits)
  • Accounting electives (9 credits)
  • General education courses, as needed to fulfill the 120 credit hour requirement 

To be accepted to this program, you must have:
  • Admissions requirements vary.
To apply to this program:
  • Complete application for admission.
  • Submit official transcripts.
Application Dates

Rolling admissions. Application review will begin upon receipt of all required application materials.



You can transfer up to 64 credit hours from a regionally accredited community college, or 90 credit hours from an accredited four-year university or college.

Accounting and business foundations

BUS-W 100 Intro to Business 3 Credits
ECON-E 270  Statistics 3 Credits
BUS-A 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 Credits
BUS-A 202 Introduction to Managerial Accounting 3 Credits
BUS-K 201 Computers in Business 3 Credits
BUS-K 321 Management of Information Technology 3 Credits
BUS-K 353 Business Analytics & Modeling 3 Credits
BUS-L 201 Legal Environment of Business 3 Credits

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Tuition & Fees

Cost for Indiana Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $249.73
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $749.19

Additional fees will apply.

Cost for Out of State Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $365.31
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $1095.93