Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: December 1
Processing time: 30 days
Intakes: September
International tuition: $44,700
Domestic tuition: $44,700

Program overview

SLU students may choose to graduate from the accounting program with the 120-credit bachelor’s degree; however, those who plan to take the CPA examination will be required to complete 150 college credits as a prerequisite for taking the exam. Students may accumulate the 150 required credits in several ways: complete 150 credits at the undergraduate level; complete the 120-credit bachelor’s degree and complete the 30-credit Master of Accounting degree sequentially; or complete the Integrated Accounting Program, which allows you the opportunity to complete both the undergraduate and graduate degrees in accounting simultaneously. The GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test) requirement for entry into the Master of Accounting program will be waived for accounting SLU undergraduates with a minimum 3.40 cumulative SLU grade point average (GPA). The Department of Accounting also offers an Accounting Scholars Program for qualified incoming freshmen. Students may also choose to pursue the accounting minor in addition to their chosen major.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • PTE
Proof of financial support must include: A letter of financial support from the person(s) or sponsoring agency funding the time at Saint Louis University; A letter from the sponsor's bank verifying that the funds are available and will be so for the duration of study at the University. Academic records, in English translation, of students who have undertaken postsecondary studies outside the United States must include the courses taken and/or lectures attended, practical laboratory work, the maximum and minimum grades attainable, the grades earned or the results of all end-of-term examinations, and any honors or degrees received. WES and ECE transcripts are accepted. English Language Proficiency Requirements: Paper-based TOEFL (PBT) - 550 Computer-based TOEFL (IBT) - 80 International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - 6.5 Pearson Test of English (PTE) - 54

Career opportunities

In a survey of SLU's most recent accounting graduates, 100 percent reported they were satisfactorily occupied. They join a global network of nearly 20,000 alumni from the Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business. Possible career paths include: Auditor Budget analyst Financial planner IRS agent FBI agent Risk management consultant Forensic accountant

Campus location

St. Louis , United States

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