No matter the industry, there will always be a strong need for professionals who know how to prepare and examine financial records.

If you’re already working a full-time job but know you need a bachelor’s degree to really get ahead, this is the program you’ve been looking for! Centenary University’s Working B.S. in Accounting program is perfect for students interested in pursuing a career as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) — the top certifications in the world of accounting and finance. The B.S. in Accounting prepares students for positions in accounting and business.

The program consists of 8-week online courses so you can complete your degree in 1-3 years depending on your transfer credits and the pace you select. Centenary offers flexibility to fit your life with Hy-Flex/online courses and your choice of synchronous or asynchronous learning. Moreover, we offer you the choice to meet in person. It’s not ‘education on your own’ – it’s education with the full support of Centenary University faculty and advisors, wellness center, career development, and the broad network of relationships that come from attending Centenary University.

We accept up to 70 transfer credits and boast a truly seamless transfer process from community colleges and accredited four-year institutions of higher education.

At Centenary, we’re known for our flexible, helpful teaching modalities. Our experience-powered education includes real-world projects in most classes, career preparation for high-paying, growth-oriented fields. The work you’ll do can be added to your achievements on your resume, whether you are an entrepreneur, an executive, or a manager looking to advance your career!

We’re focused on delivering the top skills that recruiters are looking for. Centenary’s Accreditation and Business Accreditation keeps our curriculum current and at the highest standards for your best career preparation. Our faculty have top notch experience in the fields they teach, are great teachers, and love to teach!

young man in classroom with laptopWe have designed our curriculum to prepare you to sit for the CPA exam in New Jersey. Introductory courses focus on basic accounting principles. Advanced courses cover topics such as cost accounting, tax accounting, governmental accounting, and auditing.

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Accounting

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Financial Aid

Being able to pay for attending college is no easy task. Located in the Seay Building, the Office of Financial Aid offers assistance to you and your parents to ensure that you have the financial resources to focus on your education.

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