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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration/Master of Arts Degree

The 150-Hour BSBA/MA program for accounting students combines the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration degree (accounting major) with the Master of Arts in Accountancy, providing the student with a seamless path to complete the 150 hours required to sit for the Certified Public Accountant exam. The 150-hour program reduces the hours needed to complete each degree separately by six hours.

Why choose Accountancy at UCM?

  • UCM's Accountancy program is one of of only 183 accounting programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
  • Accounting is one of the world's fastest growing professions. This program will prepare students for an array of challenging and financially rewarding careers.

What will I study?
Students will gain technical and professional accounting knowledge as well as the skills that form the foundation for a career in accounting and to engage in a lifelong learning process.

Courses include:

  • Auditing
  • Cost and Managerial Accounting
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Income Tax

Why can I do with a degree in Accountancy?

  • Business Analyst
  • Forensic Accountant
  • IRS Tax Auditor
  • Public Accountant
  • State Treasurer

How can I get involved outside the classroom?
At UCM, we value an engaging learning experience that includes student involvement and service-learning projects. In Accountancy, there are several opportunities to be involved:

  • Accounting Students Association
  • Beta Alpha Psi

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About our Faculty:
The student to faculty ratio at UCM is 20 to 1, which allows professors to get to know students and provide personalized attention.

UCM's accounting classes are taught by dynamic and experienced faculty members who believe in personalized attention for their students. Faculty members are actively involved in research projects and professional organizations that keep them current with their areas of expertise.

Learn more about Accountancy at UCM:

School of Accountancy and Computer Information Systems

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