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Accounting, B.S.

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Accounting Department

College of Business and Economics
University of Idaho
ALB 125
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3161
Phone: (208) 885-6453
Fax: (208) 885-6296
Amber Gray

The Core of Successful Business

A degree in accounting provides students with a deep understanding of accounting and its dynamic role in business. Our program is one of the few in the world accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International. Position yourself as a strategic business partner with the high-level ability to collect, organize and analyze complex financial information to help companies make smart business decisions. 

Fast Facts

  • AACSB Accredited accounting programs
  • Provides Experiential Learning opportunities
  • Small class size
  • Audit and Assurance Services
  • Tax Planning and Preparation
  • Consulting Services
  • Management Accounting
  • Finance Accounting and Reporting
  • Tax Preparation


Potential salaries are based
upon national averages.
Job Placement Nearly all of our accounting students are offered positions before or soon after graduation. Our graduates are actively recruited by high-profile firms and companies.
Degree Roadmap Students who graduate with a degree in B.S. Business in Accounting will complete 120 required credits toward the degree in addition to U-Idaho core requirements. Download the Accounting sample major sequence for the requirements for this degree.

Scholarships The College of Business and Economics has many scholarship opportunities for their students.  Learn more about the scholarship opportunities.  
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Hands-On Learning Students will have hands-on experiential learning opportunities to ensure your readiness for the real business world. These interactive programs give you practical experience and business know-how that will set you apart. Our signature programs include:
  • Beta Alpha Psi
Internships Accounting students do internships at many corporate businesses and then go on to be hired after graduation.  A few examples of these corporations are:
  • BDO
  • Boeing
  • Caesar's Entertainment
  • Clearwater Paper
  • CliftonLarsonAllen
  • Coeur d' Alene Mines
  • Cooper Norman
  • Deloitte
  • Eide Bailly
  • Elgee Rehfeld Mertz
  • Ernst and Young
  • Hecla Mining
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Joseph Eve
  • JR Simplot Company
  • KPMG
  • Micron
  • Moss Adams
  • Presnell Gage
  • Protiviti
  • Ripley Doorn and Company
  • Stryker
  • Supervalu