Best Accounting colleges in Maine 2021

Accounting is a program that combines business education with finance and auditing. It's a systematic process that requires excellent organizational and mathematical skills, but written and oral communication skills are also extremely important since you must be able to explain in-depth financial planning to the consumer. The instruction includes accounting principles and theory, planning and consulting, and business information systems. But there are also lessons in accounting research methods, tax accounting and budget control. The course load's mixture of business and finance prepares the students for a professional accountant status in business or government or in business fields such as management consulting and financial management.Not only do accountants summarize and record business and financial transactions, but they also must understand the legal aspects of accounting for public, for-profit and nonprofit organizations. The four basic types of accounting professionals are management, government, internal and public accountants. Accounting students learn money management and the ins and outs of business, and the sneak peek they get into its inner workings provides valuable knowledge and greater understanding they'll later apply in the work field. Job titles include, but are not limited to, accountant, financial analyst, tax adviser and financial planner.

Best Accounting colleges in Maine for 2021

University of Southern Maine offers 3 Accounting degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 32 Accounting students graduated with students earning 27 Bachelor's degrees, and 5 Certificates.

University of Maine offers 2 Accounting degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small suburb. In 2019, 25 Accounting students graduated with students earning 25 Bachelor's degrees.

University of Maine at Augusta offers 2 Accounting degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 19 Accounting students graduated with students earning 19 Bachelor's degrees.

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Beal College
Bangor, ME

Beal College offers 1 Accounting degree programs. It's a very small, private for-profit, four-year university in a small city.

List of all Accounting colleges in Maine

School Average Tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Husson University Logo Husson University Bangor, ME
4/5
28 : 1 3,744
University of Southern Maine Logo University of Southern Maine Portland, ME
3/5
29 : 1 8,429
Saint Joseph's College of Maine Logo Saint Joseph's College of Maine Standish, ME
5/5
25 : 1 1,987
University of Maine Logo University of Maine Orono, ME
3/5
21 : 1 11,561
Thomas College Logo Thomas College Waterville, ME
5/5
56 : 1 1,949
University of Maine at Augusta Logo University of Maine at Augusta Augusta, ME
3/5
46 : 1 4,361
Beal College Logo Beal College Bangor, ME   9 : 1 390
Northern Maine Community College Logo Northern Maine Community College Presque Isle, ME
2/5
22 : 1 829
Kennebec Valley Community College Logo Kennebec Valley Community College Fairfield, ME
2/5
57 : 1 2,406
Central Maine Community College Logo Central Maine Community College Auburn, ME
2/5
61 : 1 3,218
York County Community College Logo York County Community College Wells, ME
2/5
96 : 1 1,630

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