Accounting | LSU Majors


You are meticulous and exacting, and you love to work with numbers.

About Accounting

Accounting defines transactions so they can be used to describe business activities. Learning the language allows you to communicate and understand the financial operations of any and all types of organizations. You also have the opportunity to earn a graduate degree while completing the required hours to be eligible for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.

Possible Careers

  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Budget director
  • Tax professional

Senior College

E. J. Ourso College of Business


B.S., Bachelor of Science

Course Load by Subject Area

  • Business & Economics:  High Intensity
  • Communication:  Medium Intensity
  • Math:  Low Intensity
  • Technology:  Low Intensity
  • Electives:  Low Intensity
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