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Bachelor of Science in Business, Accounting


Program description

If numbers are something you are passionate about, let Emporia State equip you with the tools you need to become a successful accountant! Our Accounting program will prepare you with the information you need to make decisions concerning businesses, governmental units, and nonprofit organizations. Accountants are in high demand due to their essential role in business operations and their skill in analyzing data and effectively organizing business resources.

What can you do with this degree?

The American Institute of Certified Accountants calls accounting the one degree with 360 degrees of possibilities because it gives you skills to succeed in almost any position in the business world.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics with 13% growth expected in accounting and auditor jobs, along with an expected wave of retirements an estimated 711,000 new hires will be needed by 2022. Increasing oversight of financial transactions and globalization should also boost job growth.

Our Bachelors of Science in Business degree in Accounting comes with the prestige of being from a School of Business with an Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International) accreditation, a mark of excellence held by less than 5% of business schools worldwide.

Degree requirements

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Program resources

The BizHornet Center is a hub for business students that provides multiple student services throughout the year. The center is located on the first floor of Cremer Hall, room 128. The BizHornet Center organizes and supports a wide array of student services, including advising; student organizations and honor societies; scholarships; student activities, competitions, and celebrations; mentor program; and other campus information.


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Campus Box 4039
Cremer Hall 128
Emporia, KS 66801