Bachelor of Science in Accounting Information System
This is the program that provides general accounting education to students wanting to pursue a
professional career in Accounting Information System. Further, this is the program that complies with
the latest competency framework for professional accountants issued by the International Federation of
Accountants (IFAC) thru their International Education Standards. Thus, this qualifies the graduate of
this program to take assessments leading to certifications in Accounting Information System given by
global professional Accounting Information System organizations.
As a field of study, Accounting Information System is a profession that combines knowledge in business,
accounting and computer systems. It involves partnering with management operations and decision-making,
by coordinating the information technology activities, providing expertise in choosing the best software
or designing and maintaining the overall information system, assessing the integrity of systems,
assessing the inefficiencies of a company's system and recommending improvements to assist management in
the formulation and implementation of an organization's strategy..
By working across functions, Accounting Information System professionals understand the links between
operational activity, financial resource generation and consumption, and value generation and
preservation. They perform a vital role in supporting organizational performance through an effective
information system. .
Accounting Information System professionals are expected to: (a) apply accounting, finance and computer
skills; (b) ensure these skills are applied in the context of the business; (c) to influence the
decisions, actions and behaviors of others; and (d) lead the organization at different levels.
Accounting Information System professionals should pursue lifelong learning, and continuous professional
development. They must be objective, ethical and consider the public interest. They
should help colleagues to overcome bias by rooting organizational decision-making and implementation
through an effective information system, and by providing empirically tested, objective solutions
Accounting Information System professionals must pay due regard to the primacy of the organization's
customers and the range of relationships that enable a business to operate. They must also understand
the global macro-economic environment to assess information based on its relevance to their
A combination of accounting, financial and computer systems expertise, business understanding and
analytical skills and appropriate business experience means that accounting information system
professionals are practical and grounded in operational reality.
Careers in BSAIS
Accounting Information System Staff
Tax Accounting Staff
State Accounting Examiner
Financial Service Specialist
Junior Accounting Instructor
M.H Del Pilar Street, Butuan City
Agusan Del Norte, 8600, Philippines
Tel. No. (085) 342-8004, Fax No. (085) 225-2330