About OU’s Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
Are you interested in pursuing a degree in accounting? Earning your accounting bachelor degree online opens up career opportunities in business, finance, economics, and accounting. Ottawa University’s Bachelor of Arts in Accounting (BAcc) degree is based on the premise that accounting is more than a world of numbers. It’s a field for professionals who have the ability to record, store, sort, summarize and, in general, help others make sense of the bottom line in order to keep the wheels of business turning. As you pursue your degree in accounting with OU, you’ll gain the skills you need to explore related financial careers in a number of industries.
While you work toward earning your accounting degree online, you’ll learn how to communicate with internal and external stakeholders and develop your skills in financial accounting, problem-solving, decision-making, systems analysis, and planning within economic, managerial, and technological contexts. You will be up on the latest accounting trends while gaining a strong foundation in economics and business ethics.
Additionally, the BAcc/MAcc concurrent degree program allows students the opportunity to complete a master’s degree in accounting at the same time and in just five years! Reach out to an academic advisor for more information about our combined BA/MAcc program
Four BAcc Concentrations
Students in the Bachelor of Arts in Accounting program will have the option to personalize their education by selecting one of four areas of concentration:
Perspective on the BAcc
Careers in accounting help to ensure that the nation’s firms are run efficiently; accounting records relating to expenditures, receipts, accounts payable and receivable are kept accurately; and compliance with local, state and federal guidelines is maintained. In small companies, accountants may be responsible for a wide range of functions, while larger companies may have individualized departments for specialty areas.
For complete curriculum and course descriptions, download a program overview.
Are you ready to learn more about our Bachelor of Arts in Accounting program? Contact us today!
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