Bring your passion and analytical skills to new heights with an accounting degree at National University. Learn the foundation for a compelling and challenging future in business by studying the principles and practices that will equip you with the ability to assess an organization’s financial health and make accurate recommendations for increasing its value. You’ll focus on the measurable aspects of business, including finance, accounting, economics and management science while developing core competencies in cost management, taxation, business law, and statistics.
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Why Choose National University?
We’re proud to be a veteran-founded, San Diego-based nonprofit. Since 1971, our mission has been to provide accessible, achievable higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 150,000 alumni worldwide.
Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.
100+ Degree Programs
Choose from associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees, plus credentials and certificates.
On Campus or Online
Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.
Apply or transfer any time. Classes start monthly, and applications are accepted year round.
20+ Campus Locations
Attend class onsite at one of over 20 campus locations across California or in Nevada.
As a Yellow Ribbon school, we offer tuition discounts to servicemembers and dependents.