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Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
School of Business & Entrepreneurship
The overall goal of the Accounting Programme is to provide students the opportunity to develop advanced professional training in Accountancy. Specific objectives of the Programme include providing students opportunities to participate in solving business problems through case studies and other innovative learning approaches inside and outside the classroom.

Through its pedagogy, the Accounting Programme in the School of Business and Entrepreneurship:
  1. Prepares individuals in critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  2. Prepares individuals for lifelong learning.
  3. Prepares individuals to deal with the issues of the micro environment of organizations such as teamwork, individual relationships, emotional intelligence, and leadership skills.
  4. Prepares individuals to deal with the issues of the macro environment of organizations such as organizational competitive strategies, the competitive industry and environment, and the design of organizations.
  5. Prepares students to deal with the challenges of the Nigerian and African environment in such a manner as to allow them to find optimum solutions to the most difficult challenges.
  6. Develops an understanding of the development challenges faced by Nigeria and the rest of the African continent and the role that private business plays in meeting these challenges.
  7. Encourages individuals to integrate information resources and technology to enable them to better deal with change in the environment.
Course Description
To major in Accounting, students are required to successfully complete the courses listed below:
  • ACC 301: Intermediate Financial Accounting I (3)
  • ACC 302: Intermediate Financial Accounting II (3)
  • ACC 303: Cost Accounting (3)
  • ACC 306: Taxation I (3)
  • ACC 401: Advanced Financial Accounting (3)
  • ACC 410: Auditing (3)
  • ACC 403: International Accounting (3)
  • FIN 310: Financial Statements Analysis (3)

Additionally, at least 6 credit hours can be selected from the list below:
  • ACC 402: Accounting Information System (3)
  • ACC 404: Public Sector Accounting (3)
  • ACC 405: Consolidated Accounting (3)
  • ACC 406: Taxation II (3)
  • BLW 302: Business Law II (3)
  • FIN 340: Corporate Finance (3)

Admission Requirement

2022/2023 Annual Tuition

Course Duration
Full Time: 4-year average

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American University of Nigeria
98 Lamido Zubairu Way
Yola Township bypass
PMB 2250, Yola
Adamawa State, Nigeria
Tel: +234 805-200-2962