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Accounting & Business

Accounting & Business

Chestnut Hill College’s Accelerated Adult Degree Program is designed for the adult learner. The Accounting and Business program is designed to help students use their education and technical business training to become informed, socially sensitive business leaders. Students will develop the technical skills necessary to pursue successful careers in public or private accounting, finance, banking, and management or to enter graduate school in business or accounting. Download Brochure

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Eduart Cuka, B.S. in Accounting & Business

“I would recommend Accounting and Business as a wise option for a future career. I also recommend Chestnut Hill College and the School of Continuing and Professional Studies because of the knowledgeable academic staff which promotes hands on training to solve real life problems.”

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Major Requirements

  • Principles of Management
  • Principles of Marketing
  • Mathematics for Business I
  • Mathematics for Business II
  • Probability and Statistics
  • Principles of Macroeconomics
  • Principles of Microeconomics
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Financial Management
  • Intermediate Accounting I
  • Intermediate Accounting II
  • Cost Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Senior Seminar

Major Electives

Any two of the following courses are required as major electives:

  • Tax Accounting I
  • International Business
  • Government and Business
  • Special Topics
  • Internship


For your convenience, Chestnut Hill College offers accelerated degree courses in five locations:

  • Chestnut Hill College Main Campus
  • Father Judge High School in Northeast Philadelphia
  • Bonner Prendergast Catholic High School in Drexel Hill
  • Montgomery County Community College in Blue Bell
  • University Center at Montgomery County Community College in Pottstown

Transferring Credits

The Accelerated Adult Degree Program offers several options for students to earn credit for prior learning, including Portfoilo Assessment, CLEP Examination Program, Challenge Exam, and Internship. Students can transfer up to 75 credits from another accredited college or university.

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