Learn from the best how to master Peachtree and Quickbooks
Sound financial management and cost accounting are key to the strategic objectives and success of a business organization. The Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Accounting Major provides you with practical, hands-on experience in the accounting field.
You also have an option to earn graduate credit toward an MBA or Master of Science in Business Analytics while working on this bachelor's degree. Through this combined degree program, you can finish both degrees in just four years and save up to $8,625!
As a student in this online accounting program, you will learn from our expert faculty who have both national and international corporate experience. You will gain valuable skills using software such as Peachtree and QuickBooks while you study modern accounting methods and practices with the goal of sitting for the CMA or CPA exam.
As a graduate of this bachelor's degree in accounting, you will use your valuable experiences from internships to secure an accounting positions. Our graduates are working for companies ranging from manufacturing organizations and CPA firms to energy companies.
Uniform Certified Public Accounting Examination Candidates
Indiana and many other states require that a first-time Uniform Certified Public Accounting (CPA) Examination candidate must have at least 150 semester hours of college education, including a baccalaureate or higher degree, with an accounting concentration or its equivalent. If you wish to meet this requirement, be sure to plan an individualized program with your academic director or assigned faculty advisor. This program will encompass an additional 42 semester hours of course work in humanities, mathematics, social sciences, business and accounting.
A Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Accounting Major requires 120 credit hours.
Business Core - 35-36 credit hours
BA 102 University Experience
or UE 111 Online Learning Orientation
BA 123 Business Concepts
BA 201 Professional Development and Strategies
AC 203 Accounting I
AC 213 Accounting II
BA 343 International Business
FIN 303 Managerial Finance
LAW 203 Business Law I
MGT 353 Designing Operations
MGT 363 Organizational Behavior
MGT 453 Strategic Management
MK 203 Marketing
BA 3113 Business Internship (Advisor will determine the appropriate class) or MGT 473 Business Capstone Simulation
Concentration Requirements - 30 credit hours
AC 303 Cost Accounting
AC 323 Intermediate Accounting I
AC 333 Intermediate Accounting II
AC 373 Accounting information Systems
AC 403 Advanced Accounting
AC 423 Income Tax
AC 463 Auditing
FIN 413 Advanced Managerial Finance
Business Electives - 6 credit hours from (300-400 level from AC or FIN)
Free Electives - 12-13 credit hours
For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog (opens in a new window).