Bachelor of Science Accounting

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Bachelor's degree and above

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Accounting. 520301


The field of accounting is dynamic and challenging. Accountants today are expected to participate extensively in the general area of business management. The B.S. Accounting degree is designed to prepare students for positions of leadership and responsibility in industry, government, and public accounting. The Accounting program emphasizes computer skills, written and verbal communications, as well as accounting theory and the most recent Financial Accounting Standards Board pronouncements. Students interested in becoming a CPA will need 150 hours of college-level credits, 30 hours beyond what the Bachelor degree requires.  The College offers a Master of Science in Taxation that many Accounting graduates choose to complete their required 150 credits, and generous scholarship is offered for students continuing their studies at GBC. Upon successful completion of the Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree, students will achieve the following program goals:

  • demonstrate an ability to conduct relevant research in the field of accounting.

  • exhibit an understanding of the concepts, processes and regulations of the major areas of accounting and related technologies.

  • demonstrate mastery of a broad range of business knowledge.

  • possess the knowledge to successfully obtain employment or enter advanced programs of study.

  • demonstrate the skills necessary to continued success in their fields including leadership abilities and a heightened sense of social responsibility and ethics. 




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Goldey Beacom College

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

4701 Limestone Road, Wilmington, Delaware

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential

Bachelor of Science

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

This program is eligible for Title IV federal financial aid, institutional aid and other outside aid programs. Please see our website to learn more about applying and the various deadlines for each program:

Refund Policy

Students dropping courses prior to the Drop/Add period that have not attended are eligible for a tuition refund. For more information on the refund policy, please see our website:

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Middle States Commissions on IHE

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


In-State/District Tuition


Other Fees

$75.00 SAM License Access and Certification Fee – one time charge

Out-of-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

13-2011.00Accountants and Auditors
$24.94 per hour

Provider Status



4701 Limestone Road, Wilmington, Delaware 19808

Phone Number

(302) 225-6248

Fax Number

(302) 996-5408

Web Address

Last Updated

Apr 29, 2021


Apr 13, 2021