Accounting & Finance

Bachelor of Accountancy

This course provides an academic foundation in accounting, the field known as the language of business. A highly valuable programme, you'll leave prepared with the necessary skills to excel in public accounting, managerial accounting, financial management and investing.


Students majoring in finance at UIC will have access to faculty that bring both extensive real-world experience and cutting edge research on modern financial trends s into the classroom. The university's connections to Chicago’s financial markets also provide world-class experiential learning opportunities.

What can you do with an accounting degree?

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What is accounting?

The world of business rests on an accountants shoulders, for they are responsible for the management and analysis of transactions and capital holdings. Another, more old fashioned term for an accountant is a "bookkeeper" as the responsibilities of an accountant will centre on overseeing and analysing a company's (or individual’s) financial accounts - their "books" and documents.