Program Overview

Are you a numbers person? Are you attentive to detail and analytical? Would you enjoy a career as an advisor and problem-solver?

Learn to analyze and interpret financial performance and risks as an accounting major at Spring Hill College. As an accounting major, you’ll be able to work in managerial and financial roles with confidence on day one. Spring Hill College was named as a College of Distinction for its Division of Business, dedicated faculty and innovative programs.


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Program Goals

Students will learn a variety of accounting principles and theories that will inform their decision-making process when it comes to financial situations. This program also teaches them the real-world skills needed to work in a contemporary business.

Where We Work

• Deloitte & Touche
• Regions Bank
• Edward Jones Investments
• Alabama State Port Authority

Career Outlook

With an accounting degree, you can work as an accountant and financial consultant in any field. The skills you learn will be applicable to a plethora of careers and industries and will give you an edge when it comes to applying for jobs.


“The faculty at Spring Hill College is great. Getting to know my instructors personally, and having some of the same professors for four years, has helped a lot.” – Caroline Hitt


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  • Sam Khoury

    Associate Professor

  • Anindya Biswas

    Professor, Finance & Economics

  • John Eads


  • Stephanie Gapud

    Assistant Professor

  • James Larriviere

    Professor of Economics and Finance; Chair of the Division of Business

  • Nicole Larriviere

    Assistant Professor & Internship Coordinator

  • Theresa McGonagle Crider

    Assistant Professor

  • Nicholas Purcell


  • Andrew Sharp

    Professor Emiritus

  • Stacy Wellborn


Why SHC?

  • At Spring Hill College, we’re making our mark – With our small class sizes and affordable tuition, Spring Hill College is uniquely qualified to provide a high quality education to our students. Our Jesuit, Catholic college education is renowned as a well-rounded higher education approach, with an emphasis on empowering students with a passion for knowledge and personal growth. With our recent cut in tuition, Spring Hill College is one of the most affordable private colleges in the country.
  • We’re curious and inspired – Forbes Magazine has ranked Spring Hill College as one of the top ten best colleges for return on investment (ROI). In our class of 2021, 92% of graduates attained placement six months after graduation through employment, graduate/professional school, internship or service.
  • We’re doers – Our students contribute 24,000 hours on average to the local community through the Foley Center each year. 100% of the 2020 graduates that applied to medical school were accepted. Spring Hill College has a 100% certification rate and a 92% placement rate with our Education program over the last five years.

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