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Accounting

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An Accounting degree provides outstanding career opportunities in a variety of industries.

Our emphasis on real-world application trains you for roles in professional, industrial, managerial or governmental accounting—and prepares you for CPA licensure through a robust curriculum and CPA Review Program.

ranked in the top twenty most innovative small college business departments by business research guide
recognized as one of the best business schools of 2019 by the princeton review
ranked among the best undergraduate business programs by bloomberg business week
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Accredited by the association to advance collegiate schools of business

Accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) is the mark of excellence in business education earned by fewer than five percent of business schools worldwide.

Top Reasons

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

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CPA Exam Prepared­ness

FSC Accounting students and alumni achieve top scores on the CPA exam, with the second highest pass rate in the state of Florida.

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Recognized Excellence

Florida Southern’s Accounting program has three Florida Institute of CPAs Outstanding Educator Award winners teaching our students.

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Compre­hen­sive

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

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100% Placement

Through internships, case studies, and other hands-on learning, our accounting graduates are prepared for professional employment and boast a 100% placement rate upon graduation.

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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.

Network for the Future

Florida Southern students receive a multitude of opportunities to interact with a variety of companies and firms to help build a foundation for their future careers.

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Internship Opport­unities

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

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Job Placements

  • Adamson & Co.
  • Allen & Co.
  • Auto-Owners Insurance
  • Badcock Furniture
  • Clifton Larson Allen
  • Deloitte
  • FBI
  • Geico
  • Kforce
  • KPMG
  • Lockheed Martin
  • McKinsey & Co.
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Publix
  • Saddle Creek Logistics Services
  • T. Rowe Price

Graduate Opportunities

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Program Contact

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Office of Admissions

Admissions Counselors
863.680.4131

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Dr. William Quilliam

Accounting Department Chair
863.680.4279

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