Account for Your Future
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Whatever your path, DWU will prepare you for a career as a:
Certified Public Accountant
What's the Difference at DWU?
- Sit for your Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam after graduating from a program with demonstrated high pass rates.
- Choose a math minor to work as an actuary analyzing risk for insurance firms.
- Select a criminal justice minor if forensic accounting is your area of interest.
- Pair accounting with a communication or English minor and set yourself up to become a CFO.
The Musick Family Department of Business at Dakota Wesleyan University has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE) located at 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.
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Check out the courses you'll complete on your way to receiving your accounting degree.
BUS 101 Introduction to Business
BUS 220 Principles of Management
BUS 251 Principles of Financial Accounting
BUS 252 Principles of Managerial Accounting
BUS 263 Business Law I
BUS 305 Accounting Systems
BUS 349 Taxation I
BUS 350 Taxation II
BUS 353 Intermediate Accounting I
BUS 354 Intermediate Accounting II
BUS 355 Cost Accounting
BUS 356 Operations/Information Management
BUS 363 Business Law II
BUS 371 Principles of Marketing
BUS 381 Business Ethics and Social Policy
BUS 456 Governmental and Not-for-profit Accounting
BUS 457 Advanced Accounting
BUS 458 Auditing
BUS 484 Business Analysis and Strategy
ECO 231 Principles of Macroeconomics
ECO 232 Principles of Microeconomics
ENG 215 Business and Technical Writing
MTH 200 Statistical Methods I
Get to Know Your Professors
Meet our accounting professors! Our low student-to-teacher ratio offers valuable one-on-one interaction with professors who care about you and your work.
Tracy Dice, DBA
Christine Mauszycki, M.P.A., CPA
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Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Tailor your education to meet your goals. You have three ways to earn the 150 credits required to sit for the CPA exam.
- Want to graduate in four years? Combine summer courses and modest overloads during a few regular semesters.
- Planning to get your MBA? Our Master of Business Administration program would allow you to earn the 150 credits required to take the CPA exam while earning an advanced degree in just one additional year.
- Have a bit more time? If you'd like a more comfortable learning pace, you can add a fifth year of full-time classes to your schedule.