Associate of Science - Accounting

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Overview of Associate Accounting Program

Don’t just knock – go after the key to the doors you want to open for yourself. The Associate of Science in Accounting degree program prepares you to enter the field of accounting or business and readies you for future education pursuits, like bachelor’s and master’s degrees. This program is led by experienced faculty members who will help you learn business concepts you can immediately apply at work. With multiple start dates throughout the year, as well as online and onsite learning formats, you can earn your degree without pausing your life or job.

  • 100% online or onsite learning formats
  • Complete your degree in approximately 24 months
  • Continue at IWU in a bachelor completion program or explore an online Associate to Master’s program at IWU
  • Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) accredited

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You’ll Learn To…

  • Navigate complex accounting situations by using relevant professional knowledge
  • Develop foundational business and accounting analysis skills
  • Communicate ideas and facts effectively and make sound business decisions
  • Integrate your faith into the workplace to become a virtuous employee

Career Options

  • Bookkeeper
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Auditing Clerk


60 Total
$309/ Credit Hour *

Applicable fees for resources and services will be assessed throughout the program. Tuition and fees for prerequisites and required elective courses are in addition to the charges shown on the program cost sheet. Your tuition rate will remain the same as long as you remain continuously enrolled in the same program. Cost sheets may be requested from an enrollment counselor by calling 866.498.4968 or emailing


Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans benefits, and employer reimbursement.


Here is the list of courses required to complete the program. Full course descriptions may be viewed by clicking on the course titles. For further information, feel free to contact us.

10 Core Courses

These courses contain the program-specific knowledge. Upon completion, you should have the tools to conquer your new career with confidence. For a full list of courses required to complete your degree, please visit the Associate General Education page.



Click on each section to expand the different requirements for the program. If you have any questions about the admissions process, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives at 1-866-498-4968.

  • Proof of standard high school diploma or GED certification.

  • Completion of 60 hours.
  • Completion of foundational requirements, specified general education requirements, and major requirements.
  • Completion of 24 hours of general education requirements as specified (General Education Requirements).
  • Completion of 33 hours in the major with a minimum G.P.A. of 2.0. Fifteen hours in the major must be completed at IWU.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required in order to receive a diploma.


The A.S. Accounting at Indiana Wesleyan University has many convenient starts throughout the year. Listed below are the next available starts. If you don’t see a start that fits your schedule, connect with our enrollment team to see more future starts.


Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC),, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at

ACBSP AccfeditedThe Associate of Science in Business program is accredited by the  Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

*Effective 07-01-2023 through 06-30-2024