Bachelor of Science in Accountancy

NIU's Bachelor of Science in Accountancy program provides essential study in accounting.  To prepare you for the many opportunities that will be open to you in the fast-paced world of business, the Department of Accountancy offers you:

Solid Accounting Foundation Combined with a Broad-based General Education

  • Technical Competence
  • Effective Problem-Solving
  • Effective Communication
  • Ethical Accounting Professional Values

Excellent Job Placement

  • Accountancy Career Fair Exclusively for Accounting Majors
  • Internship Program
  • Career Services for Our Students & Our Alumni

Professional Full-time Faculty Teaching All 300- & 400-level Courses

NIU's Accountancy faculty are nationally known for their excellence in teaching, research, and public service. All have terminal degrees in their fields and have one or more professional certificates.

Career Planning and Professional Development

  • Accounting Career Planning Seminar (ACCY 370)
  • Accounting Writing Lab (ACCY 375)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist Excel Certification - Basic and Expert

Endorsed Internal Audit Certificate

This certificate may be earned upon completion of specific courses while also completing either our undergraduate or graduate accountancy program.  NIU is a member of The Institute of Internal Auditor's (IIA) Internal Auditing Education Partnership.