Do you have a way with numbers? Do you have analytical, organizational and communication skills? If so, the Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting at Ouachita Baptist University could be the perfect fit for your interests.
In addition to the University Core Requirements, Basic School Requirements, Foreign Language and Business Core Requirements, completion of the Accounting program includes the following courses:
• Intermediate Accounting I
• Intermediate Accounting II
• Cost Accounting
• Institutional Accounting
• Federal Income Tax
• Advanced Accounting
• Principles and Procedures of Auditing
Upon completion of our program, you can seek employment or continue your education. If you are planning to sit for the Certified Public Accountancy examination as set forth by the Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy, you now may sit for the CPA exam prior to completing 150 hours. You must have 150 hours to be a CPA, but you may sit prior to earning 150 hours. Interested students should see their academic advisor for additional details, as individual state requirements vary.
• Advanced Federal Income Tax
• Advanced Auditing
• Accounting Information Systems (required in Arkansas)
• Current Accounting Issues and Topics
Many schools offer degrees in accounting, but fewer offer a solid academic program in a strong Christian environment. If you are looking for a place that encourages you to pursue both academic excellence and spiritual growth, we invite you to fill out the form on the Contact Us page. Or simply call Ouachita Baptist University at 1-800-DIAL-OBU to speak with one of our representatives.