The Division of Accountancy and Legal Environment offers a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting.
Graduates of the program add value to many types of organizations. They are prepared to meet the challenges of a business environment because they have mastered many professional skills.
Careers awaiting the graduate with a B.B.A. degree in Accounting include:
- Internal Auditor
- Management Accountant
- Cost Accountant
- IRS Agent
- State Auditor
- Bank Examiner
- Municipal Accountant
- FBI Agent
Not For Profit Accounting:
- University Accountant
- Charitable Organization Accountant
- Hospital Accountant
- Audit/Assurance Service Professional
- Tax Accountant
- Management Advisory Services
On the average, yearly salaries are $47,800.
Graduates with a B.B.A. in Accounting from the College of Business are qualified to sit for several certification exams upon graduation: The Certified Management Accountant (CMA), the Certified Financial Manager (CFM), the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
In most states (including WV), a student must have 150 semester hours of college credit before taking the CPA exam. With your B.B.A. in Accounting from the College of Business and some additional college credit, you will qualify.
Core Business Courses:
For more information, please contact:
Dr. Jeffrey Archambault, Division Head
Division of Accountancy and
College of Business
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
Corbly Hall 225