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Learn accounting principles and how to apply them in the business world. You’ll prepare for success on the CPA exam through a rigorous program taught by experienced, Christ-centered professors. Be equipped to step into the accounting industry with relevant skills and knowledge.
Northwestern's small classes allow students to engage directly with Christ-centered faculty. Business classes visit and have guest speakers from local corporations within the Twin Cities to experience Fortune 500 companies, entrepreneurial start-ups, and nonprofits. Many classes use case studies to highlight real-world application of business principles.
All Business students participate in an internship translate classroom lessons into practical work experience, with more than sixty percent of internships resulting in job offers. With campus so close to downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul, students can take advantage of opportunities in Minnesota’s thriving business and accounting industries.
Complete a bachelor's and master's degree through Northwestern's Bachelor/Accelerated Master's program.
The State of Minnesota requires students to complete 150 credits before taking the Minnesota CPA exam. A 150 credit major is not required though. Students can complete extra credits at UNW with the addition of another major, minor, or elective credits.
Students will complete 35 credits specific to Analytics & Reporting.
Students will complete 10 credits specific to Business Accounting.
Compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep financial records complete. Perform any combination of routine calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain primary financial data for use in maintaining accounting records. May also check the accuracy of figures, calculations, and postings pertaining to business transactions recorded by other workers.
New job opportunities are very likely in the future.
$29,120 - $61,980
$14.00 - $29.80
of accounting students found employment
of seniors believe the faculty are genuinely interested in their welfare
of internships result in job offers
You will analyze data, develop critical thinking skills, and learn to communicate effectively.