University of Bridgeport | Accounting Degree (B.S.)

B.S. Degree in Accounting Program Details

The accounting curriculum provides an opportunity for students with varied interests to obtain a broad based understanding of the role of accounting in the measurement and communication of financial and economic data.

A number of interdisciplinary courses have been designed for those students wishing a maximum overview of multinational issues in accounting and taxation as well as for those students who intend to pursue more advanced studies in accounting.

Accounting students who expect to take the Certified Public Accountant professional examinations should select elective courses with the approval of and in consultation with the Chair of the Accounting Department advisor.

Learning Outcomes

  • Acquire the knowledge necessary for the understanding of business data
  • Develop the technical skills necessary to measure, analyze, and interpret economic data
  • Learn how to effectively communicate economic data
  • Acquire the accounting foundation that enables them to pursue advanced study required for the successful completion of the CPA exam


Contact Info

Program Director

Dr. James Page
Undergraduate Program Director
Ernest C. Trefz School of Business
University of Bridgeport
230 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Office: Mandeville Hall, Room 22B
Phone: 203-576-6533

Faculty Contact

Dr. James Page
Mandeville Hall, Room 22B
Phone: 203-576-6533



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School of Business Online Webinar
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm

Students interested in University of Bridgeport’s graduate programs in the School of Business are invited to an online webinar to learn more information.

The online information session will be held on Tuesday November 6, 2018 at 6:30 pm and will provide you with the opportunity to hear from Dr. Carrie Picardi about the importance of Human Resources Management in today’s business industry. The session will also feature information about the available program options and the application process, as well as provide an opportunity for questions.

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