The Accounting program introduces students to the analytical, decision-making, and communication skills needed to succeed in today’s corporate world.
What You'll Study
The Accounting curriculum is designed to ensure that students receive a strong foundation in accounting, with supporting coursework in finance, computing, marketing, money and banking, and economics. Accounting majors who are considering sitting for the CPA (Certified Public Accountant) licensure exam are encouraged to complete a minor in finance.
Accounting majors learn the fundamentals of financial and managerial accounting through practical applications. Students receive instruction from experienced faculty, many of whom are also practicing CPAs. Students have the opportunity to pursue internships with private accounting firms, in the public sector, or in government.
Hybrid Evening Program
Students will complete the Accounting program within five semesters taking: four classes in a 16-week period, divided into two per eight weeks. For the convenience of the working professional, the classes will be scheduled in the evenings and online.
Courses in Fall 2021 will be a mix of hybrid and online courses.
Accounting majors who are considering sitting for the CPA (Certified Public Accountant) licensure exam are encouraged to complete a minor in finance, however, a minor in Marketing is also offered.