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Accounting Programs

It takes a well-trained accountant to keep a business on track.

Looking to earn a four-year degree? Want to pick up a minor or certificate to bolster your career? Look no further than our accounting programs.

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B.S.B. in Accounting

In-depth studies in a variety of advanced business, management, and analytical subjects will prepare you for your business career. In addition, your Purdue Fort Wayne education will equip you with
intelligent-analysis, prediction, and
decision-making tools, among others.

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Program Highlights

Content
  • An AASCB-accredited program
  • A rigorous curriculum
  • Support from the entire Mastodon community
  • Business-networking opportunities
  • A prestigious Purdue degree

Accreditation

The bachelor of science in business (B.S.B.) program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), which provides a voluntary mechanism of quality control. The AACSB is the most prestigious business accrediting body in the nation. Only about one-quarter of all business schools in the nation possess this distinction.

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Scholarships

 

Looking for ways to make paying for college a little easier? ScholarshipUniverse is a tool for current and admitted Purdue Fort Wayne students that allows you to create an academic profile and connect with scholarship opportunities.

For more information about all the scholarships available at Purdue Fort Wayne—including opportunities for specific programs—you can visit the Office of Financial Aid or contact us at [email protected].

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Requirements and Curriculum Overview

Our comprehensive curriculum and diverse requirements will challenge you to go further than you ever imagined. Check out what you can expect as you advance through our program.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this degree, students will be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes:

  • Integrate fundamental principles of business theory and practice
  • Solve problems by modeling, analyzing data (qualitative and numeric), and using critical-thinking skills
  • Understand the global and cultural implications of business decisions
  • Understand ethical considerations in business decisions
  • Understand the relationship between the community and business
  • Demonstrate effective communication and teamwork skills
  • Be prepared for lifelong learning in a dynamic environment
Next stop: a successful future.
  • Accountant
  • Actuary
  • Auditor
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Claims Adjuster
  • Controller
  • Financial Analyst
  • Tax Accountant/Auditor
  • Underwriter