Bachelor of Science

About Accounting

Accounting involves the examination, organization, management and design of accurate recording and reporting procedures of financial and business transactions and is one of the most specialized fields in any organization! The program in Accounting provides students with a comprehensive foundation in the theory of accounting, financial accounting and reporting, managerial and cost accounting, taxation, concepts of auditing, and business law. It is built on a broad background in humanities, liberal arts, economics and business administration.

At Rutgers–Camden, students receive the foundation and skills to pursue careers with public accounting firms, corporations, government, and nonprofit organizations. The program provides the background to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (C.P.A.), Certified Management Accountant (C.M.A.), and Certified Internal Auditor (C.I.A.) examinations. Graduates of this program can also pursue further graduate or professional education

Sample Courses

  • Microeconomic Principles
  • Macroeconomic Principles
  • Business Essentials
  • Business Communications
  • Business Law I: Legal Environment
  • Intermediate Accounting I & II
  • Federal Tax Accounting