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Weather Alert

Due to the impending storm and the State of Emergency recently declared by Gov. Murphy, all classes on the main campus and Kean Skylands are canceled beginning at 7 p.m. tonight. All classes also will be canceled tomorrow, Tuesday, October 26, and nonessential personnel should not report to campus. Kean Ocean students should visit the Ocean County College website for information regarding any class cancellations.

What You Learn

Study accounting principles to launch your business career in the public, private or nonprofit sectors.

  • Command practices and tools at the core of every business, nonprofit and personal financial transaction

  • Develop keen financial ethical judgment

  • Acquire effective communication and influencing skills

  • Land internships that lead to jobs at Fortune 500 corporations, midsize companies and small and entrepreneurial enterprises in New York and New Jersey

You can add business expertise and depth to any Kean degree, with Kean's minor in accounting.

You can also pursue your degree at Kean Ocean in Toms River.

Minor in Accounting

Also available

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When I came to visit, Kean felt like home. I really felt a connection to the campus. The people here make the experience. The teachers focus on building personal relationships with their students, helping and guiding them along the way.

Aaron Reed ’18
Financial Associate, The Vanguard Group, Inc.
Accounting Student Aaron Reed

After Kean

Kean's accounting graduates have well-paid  accounting, auditing, tax and consulting careers at all levels of business, including at major corporations such as Goldman Sachs, Wakefern and Moody's.  Possible careers include:

Best Online Badge Accounting
  • Accountant
  • Actuary
  • Auditor
  • Bookkeeper
  • Certified Financial Planner
  • Comptroller
  • Financial Analyst
  • Tax Consultant

10% Job Growth

In accounting and auditing by 2026, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics


More undergraduate students study accounting/finance than any other majors

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