Bachelors in Business Administration | Accounting
The Bachelors in Business Administration Accounting concentration will prepare students with the understanding of accounting theory and its application in a variety of options, including career opportunities in financial and banking institutions, government regulatory agencies, insurance companies, non-profit organizations and more. Many consider accounting the language and basic tool of business, so it may be the best route to a successful business career. In an increasingly complex and competitive business environment, accounting skills are very much in demand in every type of business–large or small, public or private, for profit and not for profit. These accounting skills combined with other business administration courses, where students explore other in-depth business topics – such as Ethical Issues in the Workplace and Principles of Marketing – leaves Limestone graduates well-rounded in their fields.
- AC 207 - Financial Accounting
- AC 208/AC 208H - Managerial Accounting
- AC 330 - Intermediate Accounting I
- AC 331 - Intermediate Accounting II
- AC 337/AC337H - Cost Accounting
- BA 215W/BA 215H - Business Communications
- BA 310/BA 310H - Ethical Issues in the Workplace
- BA 315/BA315H - Business Law I
- BA 360/BA 360H - World Trade and International Business
- BA 452/ BA 452H - Business Policy
- CS 105 - Introduction to Computer Science
- EC 203/EC203H - Microeconomics
- EC 204 - Macroeconomics
- FI 312/FI 312H - Business Finance
- MA 200/MA 200H - Elementary Statistics
- MG 300/MG 300H - Principles of Management
- MK 300/MK 300H - Principles of Marketing
Math 116 or above is required, except MA 200. (Exception: If you transferred in MA 115 prior to your enrollment at Limestone College that course will meet this requirement)
Choose 2 from the following courses:
- AC 332 Income Tax Accounting
- AC 335 Governmental and Non-for-Profit Accounting
- AC 436 Auditing
- AC 490 Accounting Internship
*After all General Education and Major course requirements have been met; students will need additional elective courses to meet the 123 hour minimum for graduation.
Day programs in Gaffney, online & evening classes in extended campus locations
Gaffney Main Campus
1115 College Drive
Gaffney, SC 29341
25 Woods Lake Rd
Greenville, SC 29607
Fontaine Business Center
400 Arbor Lake Drive, Suite 800
Columbia, SC 29223
1600 Richland Ave W.
Aiken, SC 29801
2724 West Palmetto Street
Florence, SC 29501
4500 Leeds Avenue
Charleston, SC 29405
Our business programs are offered in a variety of locations, each built for different students. Our traditional day students attend class on our main campus in Gaffney, South Carolina— a beautiful town with rich historic buildings and hundreds of campus involvement opportunities. More than half of day students live on campus and participate in athletics, fine arts, community service and other leadership associations.
Our online programs are accessible across the country – so even if you’re in Charlotte, North Carolina, you can still work towards your Limestone degree. Students also have the option to take a combination of classes at any of these campuses and online.
Financial Aid, Scholarships & Grants
Limestone works to make education affordable, putting together a financial aid package with need and merit-based financial aid options for every one of their admitted students. 95 percent of Limestone College students receive some type of financial assistance. Academic, athletic and arts scholarships, activity and need-based grants are all available for day students.
Limestone College offers close to a 50 percent tuition discount for Active Duty, Reserves and National Guard military service personnel and works to make programs flexible and affordable. Limestone College has been chosen as a Military-Friendly School and is a member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges (SOCAD, SOCGuard, and SOCCoast). Chosen as a Top-25 Best College for Veterans (South) this year from US News and World Report, Limestone understands the demanding and transient nature of a career in the military. We appreciate your service, and are here to assist in any way possible. Learn more.
Corporate Partnerships for Online and Evening Students
Limestone College holds a number of partnerships with companies providing corporate grants to students. If a student’s company participates in the program, he or she is eligible to receive the grant each semester. With the corporate grant, students can still receive financial aid and any state or federal student loans. Here are a few of our partner corporations:
Did you know that some business professions are among South Carolina’s top jobs when it comes to job growth and pay? Check out the infographic on the right, to learn more about in-demand jobs you can pursue with the bachelors in business administration.
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