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Top 6 Undergraduate Pathways in Accounting 2019

Undergraduate pathways are ideal for students who need to improve their language skills while also taking steps toward a higher degree. These programs cover a variety of subjects and typically take only a few semesters to complete.

What is an undergraduate pathway in accounting? The classes in this type of program can help with various aspects of language improvement, such as reading comprehension and writing. Students will likely study general topics relating to accounting, such as economics and calculus. Other classes may cover financial concepts prevalent in the country where the student is studying, while most of the elective courses should relate to language comprehension. Pathway enrollees may also see social science and anthropology classes included in the curriculum.

By completing this type of program, graduates can gain skills that are relevant in both the workplace and day-to-day life. Many students become better with mathematical analysis, while also improving their ability to write professionally and communicate clearly.

When trying to determine the price of a pathway program, students are encouraged to contact specific universities directly. Pricing varies depending on the institution, so the most accurate information is typically obtained through an admissions office.

By completing an undergraduate pathway in accounting, individuals become better prepared for numerous career opportunities. Graduates with this type of training may find positions as bookkeepers for small companies or as freelance accountants. A background in accounting can also lead to a career working as a financial consultant, serving both individuals and businesses. With improved language skills and a basic understanding of business mathematics, it’s possible to get hired as an administrative assistant in medical and legal offices.

 

Undergraduate pathway programs are available around the world, in both the traditional classroom setting and through online courses. To learn more about these studies, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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ICP International College Portsmouth

Students can enter at either Stage 1 (University Foundation) or Stage 2 (First Year Degree), depending on their qualifications. Students are guaranteed progression to the ... [+]

Undergraduate Pathway in Accounting and Finance

Students can enter at either Stage 1 (University Foundation) or Stage 2 (First Year Degree), depending on their qualifications. Students are guaranteed progression to the second year of a relevant degree, providing that progression criteria are met. Stage 1 and 2 take place in ICP using dedicated lecturers and benefit from small class sizes.

Pathways at the University of Portsmouth

Stage 2: First Year Degree in Accounting and Finance

Location

ICP at the University of Portsmouth.

Modules

Economics Introduction to Management Accounting Organisational Behaviour Business Information Systems Principles of Finance Business Law Quantitative Methods Accounting and Finance Interactive Learning Skills and Communication 4 Degree awards from the University of Portsmouth BA (Hons) Accountancy and Financial Management** BA (Hons) Accounting with Finance BA (Hons) Financial Management ... [-]
United Kingdom Portsmouth
September 2019
Full-time
2 semesters
Campus
The College, Swansea University

This programme provides students who have an interest in accounting or finance with a solid academic background which will prepare them for the workplace or postgraduate ... [+]

This programme provides students who have an interest in accounting or finance with a solid academic background which will prepare them for the workplace or postgraduate training. Students will acquire key technical accounting and finance skills and will also develop their knowledge of a broad range of topics which will enable them not only to understand financial information but also how to link it to broader decision making.

The Accounting and Finance programme at Swansea University can provide up to 9 exemptions from the ACCA professional accreditation, the maximum exemptions available from a UK academic degree.

Key Features

The College, Swansea University provides teaching in smaller groups, with a personalised and supportive educational philosophy that encourages students to reach their maximum academic potential. All courses are available with a choice of start dates and durations, depending on your qualifications and English Language proficiency.... [-]

United Kingdom Swansea
September 2019
Full-time
2 - 4 semesters
Campus
Queen's University Belfast

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in a range Business, Economics and Finance related subjects at Queen's University Belfast. ... [+]

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in a range Business, Economics and Finance related subjects at Queen's University Belfast.

Course features Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway. Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree. Guaranteed university placement for all successful students. Benefit from smaller class sizes than at university, meaning you'll have more time with your teachers. Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to university-style teaching for subject-based modules. Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you. Key course facts Course length: 3-5 Terms Start dates: 2018: September; 2019: January, March, June, September; 2020: January Fees: From £16,115 Class hours: 24 hours per week on average Class size: 16 Class duration: English classes per week: 5 hours (including a 1-hour tutorial) Subject module classes per week: 17-20 hours ... [-]
United Kingdom Belfast
September 2019
Full-time
9 - 15 months
Campus
Queen's University Belfast

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in Accounting, or Economics and Accounting at Queen's University Belfast. ... [+]

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in Accounting, or Economics and Accounting at Queen's University Belfast.

Course features Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway. Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree. Guaranteed university placement for all successful students. Benefit from smaller class sizes than at university, meaning you'll have more time with your teachers. Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to university-style teaching for subject-based modules. Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you. Key course facts Course length: 3-5 Terms Start dates: 2018: September; 2019: January, March, June, September; 2020: January Fees: From £16,115 Class hours: 24 hours per week on average Class size: 16 Class duration: English classes per week: 5 hours (including a 1-hour tutorial) Subject module classes per week: 17-20 hours ... [-]
United Kingdom Belfast
September 2019
Full-time
9 - 15 months
Campus
INTO Manchester in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in a range of Business related subjects at Manchester Metropolitan University. ... [+]

Prepare for direct entry to Year 2 of an undergraduate degree in a range of Business related subjects at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Course features Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway. Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree. Guaranteed university placement for all successful students. Benefit from smaller class sizes than at university, meaning you'll have more time with your teachers. Adapt to studying in the UK thanks to university-style teaching for subject-based modules. Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you. Key course facts Course length: 3-4 Terms Start dates: 2018: September; 2019: January, June, September; 2020: January Fees: From £15,075 Class hours: 24 hours per week (20 hours per week during Term 1) Class size: 20 Class duration: Typically held Monday to Friday between 08.00 - 19.00 excluding bank holidays. However, there may be instances where classes need to be held outside these times due to unforeseen circumstances. Award: Certificate of Higher Education (FHEQ Level 4) from NCUK. Course options: Standard (3-term, 9-month programme) Extended (Contains an additional term(s) of English language.) Entry requirements ... [-]
United Kingdom Manchester
September 2019
Full-time
9 - 12 months
Campus
University of Exeter

Offering you direct entry to year two of an undergraduate degree in subjects such as accounting and finance at the University of Exeter. ... [+]

Offering you direct entry to year two of an undergraduate degree in subjects such as accounting and finance at the University of Exeter.

Why apply for the International Year One programme? university placement for all successful students a campus based programme with access to university facilities flexible start dates Where will it take me?

This course leads to the second year of the following undergraduate degrees at the University of Exeter:

University of Exeter Business School

BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance BSc (Hons) Business and Accounting What is special about the programme?

The International Year One programme is equivalent to studying Year 1 of a UK undergraduate degree, and you will be awarded a Certificate of Higher Education on satisfactory completion. It is a quality-assured pathway to degrees in business, accounting and economics-related subjects.... [-]

United Kingdom Exeter
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Full-time
9 months
Campus