If you hold an undergraduate business degree in a discipline other than accounting and want to develop expertise in competencies related to accounting, this 32-credit path is for you. This degree option integrates all of the core accounting courses required to gain a strong foundational background in accounting and prepares you for CPA licensure. No prerequisites are required.
Depending on your current and future career goals, you have the option to integrate electives toward a concentration in:
- Business Analytics
- Fraud and Forensics
These areas are considered essential in the accounting industry and will make your newly acquired skill sets more marketable in the future. If completing a concentration is one of your goals, additional elective courses may need to be added to your overall curriculum. This degree option can be completed in as little as 16 months.
Note: Our program meets the CPA licensing requirements in Massachusetts. All states have different licensing requirements and additional courses might need to be integrated into the curriculum based on the state board you are trying to license with. For specific CPA requirements by state, visit the NASBA website at www.nasba.org.