Bachelor of Science — Business Administration, Accounting Concentration
Jumpstart Your Career with a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration - Accounting Concentration
The B.S. in Business Administration with an Accounting Concentration from Mid-America Christian University prepares you to pursue a career in accounting or general business. The concentration will provide you the opportunity to prepare for graduate study in business or accounting and to pursue licensure to become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of Oklahoma. As a professional accountant, you will use your business expertise, skills in communication and critical thinking, interpersonal skills and your accounting knowledge to help businesses and non-profit organizations prosper.
MACU's accounting curriculum is designed to teach you principles of auditing and attestation, fundamental concepts of financial accounting and reporting, knowledge of taxation at the federal and state levels, and a strong sense of ethics that is rooted in Christian teachings.As professional accountants use a wide variety of skills in their careers, there are a myriad of career paths available to pursue, including:
- Accounting Clerk
- Budget Analyst
- Forensic Accountant
- IRS Agent
- Payroll Accountant
- Tax Attorney
- Tax Consultant
What Will You Learn in Our Business Administration - Accounting Concentration Program?
With an Accounting Concentration accompanying your Business Administration degree from MACU, you will learn traditional, time-tested accounting and finance theory and techniques as well as the newest technology students need to be competitive in an ever-evolving job market. The skill sets you'll learn in our rigorous, accredited bachelor's degree program will prepare you to help businesses succeed and grow — no matter if they are big or small, local or worldwide.
Our accounting program is regionally accredited and held to high standards that will prepare you for licensure as a CPA in the state of Oklahoma. You'll learn from real world business professionals who have seen companies to success and even successfully led and managed their own businesses. Now, they want to strengthen the business world by passing along their skills to future leaders in the classroom.
Why Choose MACU?
MACU is proud to offer you a well-rounded, high-quality accounting degree that will see you to success in the workplace. Our small class sizes ensure you will have a one-on-one relationship with your professor as you the develop the skills you need to become a successful accounting professional. You will learn to identify, analyze and handle ethical dilemmas with a perspective that's rooted in Christianity and a strong biblical perspective. Your faith will grow both inside the classroom and outside of it as you attend weekly chapel services, take part in small groups and campus organizations and more.
We are also proud to weave tools from GiANT Worldwide into our business curriculum, giving you a unique edge as you prepare to become a leader in the workforce. GiANT Worldwide promotes healthy leadership at every level of a corporation, and its teachings have been used by industry giants such as Ford, Leidos and Enable Midstream Partners.
Recently, Study.com ranked MACU's B.A. in Accounting as one of the best in the country for quality, accessibility, affordability, student services and academic excellence.