The Department of Accounting prepares students for professional accounting careers through the following degree programs.
Undergraduate Degree Programs
Bachelor of Science in Accounting, with concentrations in Financial Analysis, Information Systems, Managerial Accounting and Internal Audit. Account
The B.S. in Accounting is designed to prepare students for Master of Accounting programs and entry-level accounting positions in business and industry. Students interested in becoming a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) should plan on pursuing a Master of Accounting degree.
The Business Analytics Honors program offers select Poole College undergraduate honors students additional preparation for careers in the high-demand field of data analytics.
Undergraduate Program Director: Dr. Roby Sawyers, professor of accounting
Graduate Degree Program
Master of Accounting, with concentrations in Enterprise Risk Management, Tax Strategy and Information Technology
The Master of Accounting (MAC) program is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in professional accounting firms and for becoming a CPA.
MAC Program Director: Scott Showalter, Professor of Practice
Our faculty teach executive programs in such areas as Enterprise Risk Management, Auditing, Tax, and related disciplines.