Bachelor of Science in Accounting Information Systems

Program Description

This is the program that provides general accounting education to students wanting to pursue a professional career in Accounting Information System. Further, this is the program that complies with the latest competency framework for professional accountants issued by the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) thru their International Education Standards. Thus, this qualifies the graduate of this program to take assessments leading to certifications in accounting information systems given by global professional Accounting Information System organizations.

As a field of study, Accounting Information System is a profession that combines knowledge in business, accounting and computer systems. It involves partnering with management operations and decision –making, by coordinating the information technology activities, providing in choosing the best software or expertise in choosing the best software or designing and maintaining the overall information system, assessing the integrity and system assessing the inefficiencies of a company’s system and recommending improvements to assist management in the formulation and implementation of an organization’s strategy.

Program Educational Objectives

Graduates shall be expert in Accounting Information system and well rounded professionals adapting to current global business needs and provide linkages with top auditing firms for the graduates as they seek higher learning and training based on real and present professional experiences

Program Outcomes

Graduates of our Accounting Information Systems program, after graduation, shall have the ability to:

  1. Apply current and emerging knowledge in practice.
  2. Create/develop new knowledge and solutions to social development problems in his/her field of engagement.
  3. Conceptualize, plan and organize research and investigations in solving problems in generating solutions.
  4. Build partnership and working relationship with diverse group and/or inter-professional teams.
  5. Demonstrate and use knowledge and disciplinal expertise in professional practice.

Joint Degree Option

An applicant can opt to take this bachelor degree in conjunction with the Master in Business Analytics degree. Only a year shall be added to the standard BS Accounting Information Systems degree to graduate with a Master in Business Analytics degree.

Career Opportunities

Earning an Accounting Information Systems degree can expose the graduate to a plethora of career opportunities that do not only focus on accounting but also on the intricate industry of information systems management. As the 21st century moves forward with technological advancements, opportunities for graduates of this degree also widen, such as:

  1. Accounting analyst
  2. Junior IT internal auditor
  3. Investment analyst
  4. Data analyst
  5. Information Technology internal auditor
  6. Information Technology security manager
  7. Data privacy manager
  8. ERP consultants
  9. Management information system analyst
  10. Chief information officer

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