Program at a glance

How much does it cost? 

Learn more about how to afford a degree from the University of Nevada, Reno.

How long does it take?

This 145-credit program is designed to be completed in four years.

How do I apply?

Open to all undergraduate students. Learn how to apply to the University of Nevada, Reno.

What will I learn in a bachelor's degree in accounting and information systems program?

Business professionals are frequently asked to assume responsibilities that go beyond traditional, single discipline expectations. Undergraduate students may choose to combine accounting and information systems classes to develop broad knowledge of both areas. Students will learn the theories and procedures of accounting along with technical knowledge of how computer systems can facilitate business processes and projects.

Learning outcomes

With an accounting and information systems degree, students will be able to:

  • Develop the ability to research professional accounting issues.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the basic principles of record keeping and financial reporting.
  • Utilize technology in performing accounting tasks.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the basic principles of cost and managerial accounting.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of United States income taxation.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the basic processes and control systems operated by businesses.
  • Discern ethical conflicts and provide a framework for their resolution.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the international dimensions of the accounting profession.

Options in the accounting and information systems degree program

Careers with a degree in accounting and information systems

You can afford the University of Nevada, Reno

76% of students receive financial aid

Almost everyone is eligible to receive some kind of aid. We offer need-based and merit-based forms of financial aid to help you afford college.

54% of all students graduate with no debt

That's right. More than half of our students leave the University of Nevada, Reno with no student debt.

The strength of the college is its people.

At the College of Business we provide premier business education, preparing students to become competitive, ethical and innovative business professionals to drive economic development and improve quality of life for all.

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