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Ph.D. in Applied Management and Decision Sciences - Accounting

Walden University



With the sharp increase in global competition, there is a growing need for individuals who have the broad knowledge base that is required for understanding and meeting the complex accounting issues that that are faced by today's managers, policy makers and administrators. For this, Walden University has created their online Ph.D. in Applied Management and Decision Sciences - Accounting degree program.

This fully online management degree program has been created to aid students in working with the growing diversity in our current workforce, and becoming a proficient forward thinking and effective leader who has an in-depth understanding of the place that accounting has in this arena.

This is an ideal online accounting degree for those individuals who are looking to succeed in a managerial position, and who are working professionals who wish to take for online accounting classes that will provide them with the knowledge that is needed for meeting real-world challenges.

The online accounting course in this management degree program covers a wide variety of topics, such as:

  • Breadth: Theories of Societal Development
  • Auditing and International Accounting Theory
  • Human Inquiry and Science Theories of Human Development
  • Financial Accounting Theory
  • Research Design

The main focus of this online degree in accounting is to aid those accountants and auditors to further develop their understanding and business skills in a number of areas, such as:

  • Auditing
  • Budget analysis
  • Financial and international accounting
  • Management accounting
  • Accounting information system consulting
  • Fraud examinationForensic accounting
  • Tax consulting and preparation services

This is an excellent online management program that has been designed to complement today's current business practices and technological advances, and is ideal for those who are looking at positioning themselves as tomorrow's strategic leaders.

All applicants must have a master's degree from an accredited institution.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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