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Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville, School of Business Accounting Program Profile

Written by AnonymousFebruary 7, 2012
Southern Illinois University

Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois
School of Business, Department of Accountancy
Bachelor of Science in Accounting

The undergraduate accounting program at Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville focuses on providing students with an educational foundation in accounting that will allow them to grow professionally in their careers. Graduates are prepared for entry in accounting careers in the public or private sector.

Internships provide valuable real-world work experience and allow students to solve the types of problems that they will face in their professional careers.

What’s the school’s contact information?
Southern Illinois University
School of Business
Office of Business Student Services
Founders Hall, room 3301
P.O. Box 1186
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1186
Phone: 618-650-3840
Fax: 618-650-3979

Type of school? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $6,630
Room and board: $4,010-$10,480
Required fees: $2,234
Books and supplies: NA

What’s the typical student profile?
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville has a total enrollment of 11,428 undergraduate students. Of the student population, 47 percent are male and 53 percent are female. Approximately 8 percent of all students are from out of state.

What type of test scores do I need?
Range for SAT Math and Critical Reading: 940-1160
Range for ACT Composite: 20-25
Average High School GPA:

Regular application deadline: May 1

Career and placement:
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville’s Career Development Center is a comprehensive program designed to prepare students to enter the working world. Services include:

  • Career counseling
  • Internships
  • Resume development
  • Job search strategies
  • Mock interviews
  • Employer research
  • On-campus interviewing

All data as of 2012