Wayne State University Bachelor’s in Accounting
The main focus area for this major is Accounting. For more details on this concentration, visit its profile page.
Accounting is a major offered under the business, management and marketing program of study at Wayne State University. We’ve pulled together some essential information you should know about the bachelor’s degree program in accounting, including how many students graduate each year, the ethnic diversity of these students, whether or not the degree is offered online, and more.
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- Bachelor’s Degree Rankings
- Undergraduate Cost
- Student Debt
- Average Salary
- Online Learning
- Student Diversity
- Related Majors
- Focus Areas
Rankings for the Wayne State Bachelor’s in Accounting
In order to help students and their parents find the best school for them, we have created several different types of college rankings, which are updated yearly. The bachelor's program at Wayne State was ranked #583 on College Factual's Best Schools for accounting list. It is also ranked #19 in Michigan.
Here are some of the other rankings for Wayne State.
How Much Does a Bachelor’s in Accounting from Wayne State Cost?
Wayne State Undergraduate Tuition and Fees
Out-of-state part-time undergraduates at Wayne State paid an average of $996 per credit hour in 2019-2020. The average for in-state students was $434 per credit hour. Information about average full-time undergraduate tuition and fees is shown in the table below.
|In State||Out of State|
|Books and Supplies||$1,246||$1,246|
|On Campus Room and Board||$10,694||$10,694|
|On Campus Other Expenses||$4,068||$4,068|
Learn more about Wayne State tuition and fees.
Wayne State Accounting Bachelor’s Student Debt
One way to think about how much a school will cost is to look at how much in student loans that you have to take out to get your degree. Students who received their bachelor’s degree at Wayne State in Accounting walked away with an average of $25,000 in student debt. That is 6% lower than the national average of $26,527.
How Much Can You Make With a Bachelor’s in Accounting From Wayne State?
The median early career salary of accounting students who receive their bachelor’s degree from Wayne State is $49,100 per year. That is 9% higher than the national average of $44,879.
Does Wayne State Offer an Online Bachelor’s in Accounting?
Online degrees for the Wayne State accounting bachelor’s degree program are not available at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the Wayne State Online Learning page.
Wayne State Bachelor’s Student Diversity for Accounting
Of the students who received their bachelor’s degree in accounting in 2019-2020, 47.4% of them were women. This is less than the nationwide number of 50.4%.
Around 30.2% of accounting bachelor’s degree recipients at Wayne State in 2019-2020 were awarded to racial-ethnic minorities*. This is about the same as the nationwide number of 31%.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||11|
|Hispanic or Latino||4|
|Native American or Alaska Native||1|
|Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander||0|
Bachelor’s in Accounting Focus Areas at Wayne State
Accounting students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas.
|Focus Area||Annual Graduates|
Majors Related to a Bachelor’s in Accounting From Wayne State
You may also be interested in one of these majors related to accounting.
|Related Major||Annual Graduates|
|Finance & Financial Management||140|
|Human Resource Management||155|
|Management Information Systems||78|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.