Penn State is among the AACSB-accredited. Its accounting degree program is accredited by-itself also. Penn State is among the online schools that offer credible and high quality online programs. The program is well-rounded dealing with everything there is to handle for accounting. The curriculum of the program allows the students to pursue these certifications:
• Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
• Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)
• Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE)
• Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
• Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
The students should have complied the entrance-to-major requirements. Students are required to submit academic transcripts including high school. The transcripts should include all schools attended, grades earned, and the institution attended. Transfer credits are possible subject to the approval of the department. For international students, it is required to take Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS). Since this is an online bachelor degree program, the student should comply with the technical requirements.
Once the students complied with all the basic requirements, the students may apply for the World Campus Student Fund. This fund is established in honor of Jane Ireland.
To be eligible, the World Campus Student Fund scholarship recipient should be currently enrolled to any undergraduate degree program (that is the reason the students should comply with the basic requirements). Also, the recipients should have completed a minimum of 24 credits and have earned a cumulative 3.2 GPA (or higher). It is also an important requirement for students to apply for FAFSA.