Accounting is more than just keeping the books. It’s the language of business.

Speaking this language—using numbers to understand a company’s current situation and predict its future—gives you a competitive advantage in all sorts of careers.

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How to Apply

Top Reasons

Our program will teach you to evaluate financial records and identify the factors that drive an organization and its profits.

accredited by the association to advance collegiate schools of business

AACSB Accredited

Accreditation by AACSB is the mark of excellence in business education earned by fewer than five percent of business schools worldwide.

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Individualized Attention

There are small classes with personal attention and engaged learning techniques that enhance student learning.

Florida Southern’s Accounting program is ranked #36 in the nation by Online Accounting Degree Programs.


Florida Southern’s Accounting program is ranked #36 in the nation by Online Accounting Degree Programs.

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You’ll gain exposure to all areas of accounting—financial, tax, cost/managerial, auditing, information systems, and forensics.

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Program Contact

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Dr. William Quilliam

Accounting Department Chair

We also offer an early Master of Accountancy option (Early MAcc)

Get a head start on your way to CPA Licensure.

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Prepare for CPA Licensure

Florida Southern College is one of the few schools in the state with a CPA Review program.

Our accounting program prepares a student to complete the 150-hour academic requirement to become a CPA, and includes a CPA Review Course to help you prepare for the exam*.

* Completion of the B.S. (bachelor’s degree) in Accounting and the MAcc (Master of Accountancy degree) will prepare the student for CPA licensure, including the 150 hours of academic credit. A student who desires to be licensed as a CPA in the State of Florida will also need to pass the CPA Exam and to complete one year of supervised experience.

Program Details

A full description of the curriculum and course titles can be found in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog

Internship Opportunities

FSC’s extensive internship program is designed to maximize your learning and give you the experience you need to launch your career.

Clubs and Organizations

Network with professionals at meetings of the Florida Institute of CPAs, the Institute of Management Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

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