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The Accounting program at Elmira College is designed for students who would like to pursue a career in public accounting, industry, or in government. Some of our recent graduates have begun their careers with KPMG, Ernst & Young, The Bonadio Group, and United Technologies Corporation.The Accounting program also prepares students for graduate school in business or accounting.

We currently offer the following three options in Accounting:

  1. B.S. in Accounting – 150-Hour Licensure Qualification: 150-hour option - New York State Registered Program for graduates seeking CPA licensure in New York State and other states that do not require a graduate degree for licensure.
  2. B.S. in Accounting: 120-hour option - for students planning an accounting career in private industry or government or seeking CPA licensure after completion of agraduate program.
  3. B.S. in Business Administration, Management Accounting Specialization - for students who will not sit for the CPA Examination but plan to pursue a career in business or enroll in an MBA program after graduation from Elmira College.

Visit the Catalog for additional information about each of these options.