About the Program
The mission of the Ferrum College business programs is to offer educational programs and activities that prepare business students both personally and professionally, for the managerial challenges of the global competitive environment, through individual and group work and through the blending of instruction and experiential learning.
Accounting curriculum may include:
- Accounting Information Systems
- Business Communication
- Intermediate Accounting
For full listing of current classes, view the college catalog here.
- Tax Returns: As part of Ferrum College’s motto, “Not self, but others,” Accounting majors prepare tax returns for other students and low-income county residents, free of charge.
- Internships: Students are strongly urged to explore career opportunities and to establish mentors through an internship.
Open to all students interested in accounting. Contact Student Leadership & Engagement, extension 4441.
What can I be with a major in Accounting?
- FBI Agent
- Fraud Examiner
- IRS Investigator
- Tax Specialist