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Accounting (BBA)

A number of career opportunities.

Accountants are skilled financial problem-solvers and critical thinkers who help leaders make informed and ethical business decisions.

Every industry and sector -- businesses and organizations of all sizes -- needs accountants, so it’s no surprise that accounting-related careers will grow faster than average through 2024, according the the United States Department of Labor.

The accounting major at ACU will prepare you for this in-demand, diverse profession.

Program Overview

Credit hours 72
Concentrations N/A
Department Accounting and Finance
School/College College of Business Administration


You’ll take courses such as:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Income Tax
  • Fundamentals of Auditing
  • Business Law
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What can you do after graduation?

  • Accountant
  • Budget Analyst
  • Auditor
  • Financial Analyst
  • Financial Manager
  • Cost Estimator
  • Management Analyst
  • Tax Examiner/Revenue Agent
  • Personal Financial Advisor
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Experiential Learning Opportunities

College of Business Administration students, including accounting majors, can participate in a number of relevant learning and networking activities including:

  • Student Accounting Organization
  • Springboard elevator pitch and ideas challenge events
  • Venture Out (team-based business simulation)
  • Study abroad
  • Leadership Summit (a winter break learning experience in Colorado)

About the College of Business Administration

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The AACSB-accredited College of Business Administration at ACU equips emerging leaders through academic excellence, faith infusions, global experience and career readiness. The Mabee Business Building is a 55,000-square-foot space with 17 state-of-the-art classrooms and labs, common areas (including the bright and airy atrium), a cafe and computer lab.

The College houses two departments: Accounting and Finance and Management Sciences, and the School of Information Technology and Computing.


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Ready to Be a Part?

We’re eager to see not only what you can accomplish with an ACU education, but how your unique perspective can enrich your fellow classmates and ACU as a whole.