Liberty University offers an online Masters of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in Accounting, designed for busy professional students with the desire of furthering skills and expertise to gain a competitive edge in the changing job market. The flexible online format best delivers the MBA curriculum to students with inpidual time constraints by allowing for instruction with no required log-in times and assignments that can be submitted any time of day.
Liberty University offers the Accounting MBA program for students with career requirements that need highly trained professionals in topics of tax and auditing, budget analysis and cost accounting. The Masters level of education will build and strengthen already learned business and management knowledge, and provide students the comprehensive understanding of advanced accounting methods needed to excel in personal endeavors as Certified Public Accountants or leadership positions in managerial accounting.
The online MBA program is designed for the student seeking a tailored Masters level education in the accounting business. The curriculum reiterates the topics of human resources, international business, marketing, economics, business law and entrepreneurship while focusing on the important role accounting plays in the functioning of business organizations. The Accounting emphasis delves into the topics of advanced cost accounting, accounting information systems, tax research, auditing and financial accounting theory. The courses are always taught with the consistent focus of Christian faith based ethics while learning techniques and methods for business problem evaluation. Liberty University’s experienced faculty emphasizes the importance of ethical standards in both personal and business ventures, so all coursework will be completed using best practice methods.
The Liberty University online School of Business aims to challenge the Master program students in a critical thinking, strategic, Christian business environment. The program is taught with the contemporary business practices relevant to the modern business world, while ensuring a student’s growth in faith, values and academic excellence.
Students must have a regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA and a minimum of 15 hours of upper level (300-400 level) undergraduate coursework in Business for admission in good standing. Prerequisites for aqccounting specializations (taken prior to graduate accounting courses): ACCT 211: Principles of Accounting I; ACCT 212: Principles of Accounting II; ACCT 301: Intermediate Accounting I; ACCT 302: Intermediate Accounting II; ACCT 311: Cost Accounting I; ACCT 401: Taxation I; ACCT 404: Auditing
Accreditation & Licensing
Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
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