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Learn In-Demand Financial Skills with the Accounting Program at St. Catherine University

Elevate your financial expertise, make a meaningful impact on business performance, and become a trusted financial professional. 

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Embark on a dynamic journey into the world of numbers, analysis, and financial expertise with St. Catherine University's esteemed accounting program. As a cornerstone of business success, our program empowers students to master the language of commerce, make informed financial decisions, and drive organizational growth.

At St. Kate’s, our accounting program offers a rigorous and practical education that prepares students for success in a constantly evolving financial landscape. Our distinguished faculty members, renowned for their industry experience and knowledge, guide students in developing the skills demanded by employers.

An accounting degree from St. Kate's makes you eligible to sit for the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) exam.

Program Highlights:

  • Broad Skills: Immerse yourself in a comprehensive curriculum that covers financial reporting, auditing, taxation, managerial accounting, and more. Develop the expertise to interpret financial data and provide insights crucial to business strategies.
  • Ethical Financial Practices: Explore the ethical considerations of financial decision-making and learn to uphold the highest standards of integrity in the realm of finance.
  • Cutting-edge Technology: Gain proficiency in accounting software and emerging technologies, positioning yourself as a tech-savvy accountant ready to navigate the digital future of the industry.
  • Practical Experience: Apply theoretical knowledge to real-world scenarios through internships, case studies, and projects. Develop the skills to analyze financial statements, solve complex problems, and provide valuable financial advice.

St. Catherine University accounting graduates are in high demand at many key companies, including Fortune 500 companies, public accounting firms, small businesses, nonprofit organizations, and government. Recent accounting graduates have secured jobs in their field at leading firms including PwC, KPMG, Deloitte, 3M, Ecolab, and Wipfli.


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This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).


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