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Unleash Your Inner Financial Powerhouse with Central Penn College’s Accounting Degree

Do you have a knack for numbers and a keen eye for detail? Central Penn College’s Bachelor of Science in Accounting can turn your passion for finance into a career. In today’s dynamic business world, skilled accountants are more in demand than ever. Our program equips you with the knowledge and experience to become a financial whiz, analyze complex data, and make strategic decisions that drive business success. Imagine yourself as a financial translator, interpreting the language of numbers to guide businesses towards prosperity. That’s the power you’ll gain with a Central Penn College accounting degree.

Why Choose a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting?

  • High Earning Potential: The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 4% job growth for accountants and auditors, with a median annual salary exceeding $77,000 (BLS, May 2022). That translates to a rewarding career with excellent financial security.
  • Endless Opportunities: Accounting is the backbone of every industry, from healthcare to tech startups. A degree in accounting opens doors to a vast array of career paths, including public accounting, corporate finance, and government accounting.
  • Job Security: Businesses will always need financial expertise. An accounting degree provides a stable and secure career path, regardless of economic conditions.
  • Develop Valuable Skills: Sharpen your analytical thinking, problem-solving abilities, and communication skills – all highly sought-after qualities in today’s job market.

Benefits of a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Central Penn College:

  • Small Class Sizes: Our student-faculty ratio ensures personalized attention and mentorship from experienced instructors.
  • Real-World Experience: Gain valuable hands-on experience through class projects and an internship with a local company, putting your classroom knowledge to the test.
  • Cutting-Edge Curriculum: Learn industry best practices, preparing you for a seamless transition into the workforce.
  • Flexible Options: Complete your degree on your schedule with our flexible on campus, online or hybrid program options on an accelerated term schedule.

Why Choose Central Penn College’s Accounting Program?

Central Penn College goes beyond textbooks. We provide a supportive learning environment that fosters your academic and professional growth. Our program is designed to prepare you not just for a job, but for a successful career in accounting. Here’s what sets us apart:

  • Focus on Career Readiness: Our curriculum integrates practical skills and industry knowledge to ensure you graduate job-ready.
  • Expert Faculty: Learn from dedicated professors with real-world accounting experience who are passionate about your success.
  • Convenient Location: Our central Pennsylvania location offers easy access to internship opportunities in the region’s thriving business centers.

Ready to unlock your full financial potential? Contact our Admissions team today to learn more about our Bachelor of Science in Accounting program and take the first step towards a rewarding career in the exciting world of finance.

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On-ground, online, hybrid

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Accounting I & II
Intermediate Accounting I, II & III
Managerial Accounting
Income Tax
Cost Accounting
Finance I
Principles of Management
Principles of Marketing
International Business
Organizational Behavior
Bachelor Degree Internship
Business Law
Job Pursuit Seminar

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Careers you can pursue

  • Auditor
  • Forensic Accountant
  • Budget Analyst
  • Accountant
  • Cost Estimator
  • Real Estate Appraiser
  • Tax Accountant
  • Tax Preparer

You will succeed if you are...

  • Detail-oriented
  • Problem-solver
  • Independent
  • Organized
  • Trustworthy
  • Client-focused
  • Strong time management skills


88.1% of our graduates were employed in their chosen field or continuing their education within one year of graduation.

* Based on graduates whom we have information during a one-year period from 2022-23. It should be noted that 98.1% of graduates were employed in some capcity or continuing their education.

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