Program Format: On-Ground
Our Accounting program will enable students to gain the educational foundation and skills required for financial decision-making as well as open door to countless career options. Our program emphasizes accounting, financial management, analytical skills, problem solving, and analysis in a technological world.
At Humphreys University, we educate motivated and determined students who desire a practical, affordable, and accessible academic program. To accommodate our working students, we offer our courses online, evenings, and in hybrid formats. We operate on an eleven-week quarter system with four quarters per year. You can start the Accounting program at the start of any of our four terms. The application process is easy and counselors are available walk you through the financial aid process.
Students in the Accounting program will…
- Use accounting principles to evaluate and report organizational performance;
- Know how to audit processes that have been established to comply with organizational and regulatory objectives;
- Develop an understanding of tax reporting requirements;
- Understand the forms and structures of organizations;
- Gain the educational foundation and skills required for financial decision-making;
- Gain a grasp of accounting fundamentals, business ethics, and a global perspective;
- Have the ability to examine business issues from the viewpoint of multiple disciplines.
units for Associate's Degree
units for Bachelor's Degree
100% of upper-division instructors in the Accounting department work in the accounting or finance fields.
Your future in Accounting
Our programs are designed with your goals in mind. Our Accounting graduates use their breadth of knowledge in ethics and business issues to pursue countless occupations. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of for the accounting field is projected to grow 11 percent from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations. Consider any of these careers in Accounting:
• Tax Examiner
• Tax Planning and Preparations Professional
• Financial Manager or Planner
• Internal Auditor or Controller
Meet Our Faculty
When you arrive to class, whether it is in a classroom or through your computer, you can expect to be taught by a knowledgeable and attentive professor. Our professors understand what real-world experience to incorporate into classroom lectures, assignments, and case studies. Humphreys University prides itself on offering a well-rounded set of courses taught in a small and personable environment so you get the guidance and support you need to succeed.
Mr. Wolins is the Chair of our Business department. He has been with Humphreys since 1996. Mr. Wolins earned his Master of Business Administration from DePaul University and his Juris Doctorate from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in California and Illinois.
Mr. Carlisle received a Master of Science in Applied Economics and Finance from UC Santa Cruz. He received a BA, with Honors, in Economics from UCSC. Mr. Carlisle has been with Humphreys since 2008 and has also taught at Modesto Junior College, Cabrillo College, Monterey Peninsula College, Gavilan College, Saddleback College, and Santa Rosa Junior College.
Financial Aid Available
Let us help you obtain the financial resources you need to succeed.
The purpose of financial aid is to provide financial assistance to students who without such aid, would be unable to pursue higher education. We help by guiding you through the financial aid process. We help make your educational dreams a reality. Our financial aid staff are available and ready to answer your questions or concerns, by phone, in person, or by email. No appointment is necessary. Humphreys University is approved for the training of Veterans.
To apply for financial aid, fill out the FAFSA and include our school code: 001212