Online Associate Degree in Accounting Balance the Books, Balance Your Future


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

Earning an associate degree can help you qualify for new career opportunities in less time than a bachelor’s degree. And with Liberty University’s associate in accounting online, you can complete all your business courses on your schedule. Imagine completing an entire degree in 1.5 years with flexible 8-week class formats — all from the comfort of your home or office!

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

A college education is one of the most important investments you can make. At Liberty, we want to honor and help that investment go as far as possible. And we do so with some of the lowest tuition rates in the country — tuition rates that have been frozen for the last 9 years.

Here are some other ways Liberty aims to make an associate degree in accounting worth it for you:

  • 100% online format
  • Taught by professionals with years of experience in accounting and business leadership
  • Classes that run for 8-weeks at a time and have no set login times during the week
  • An accounting degree that’s received ACBSP accreditation

You deserve to learn from the best without any on-campus class requirements. Liberty University’s online accounting degree can help you get the career skills you need while allowing you the freedom to maintain your job, family, and community responsibilities.

Aside from the cost of tuition, your main concern is earning an online associate degree in accounting that teaches you the skills you need to succeed. That means learning industry best practices that are useful today — and tomorrow.

Liberty University’s online associate in accounting degree gives you an introduction to all areas of accounting so you feel prepared for positions in financial management. Course content within our associate in accounting degree includes financial and managerial accounting, principles of marketing, and business law. In addition to the accounting-specific courses, you will complete a core of general education classes.

If you choose to pursue a bachelor’s degree, your accounting associate degree credits can be used to satisfy the majority — if not all — of your general education requirements. By transferring your associate degree in, you may be able to finish your bachelor’s degree in just 1.5 more years!

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Not sure what to choose?

Speak to one of our admissions specialists to help you choose the program that best fits your needs.

Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

Undergraduate Full Time $390/Credit
Undergraduate Part Time $455/Credit
Military Undergraduate $250/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.