Program Overview

Northwest Christian University offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting for students interested in learning the principles and procedures of accounting, either to work as an accountant, or for the utilization of the knowledge of accounting for management or entrepreneurship. Students will study the fundamentals of accounting for personal and individual accounting, as well roles and responsibilities of accountants within a business or organizational structure.  

Through the program, students will have the potential to increase their understanding of accounting principles and procedures as through the applications of accounting and the purposes and functions of business. The curriculum consists of classes which include federal income taxation, principles of accounting, and principles of management and leadership.

Successful graduates should be able to exhibit the necessary abilities and qualifications of professionals in accounting, which include understanding of the basic principles used in business and organizations, understanding of the basic economic principles, understanding of marketing concepts and the application of marketing concepts by profit-seeking firms, and understanding U.S. monetary and fiscal policies and how it is used to stabilize or stimulate the U.S. economy.

In addition, students may learn to utilize computer and electronic technology in professional capacities, the ability to read, create, and understand graphical information, utilize the ability to analyze economic events, and to demonstrate basic management principles in order to obtain employment related to accounting.

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    Degree Level: Bachelor

    Delivery Format: 100% Online

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    Accreditation & Licensing

    Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

    School Overview

    Northwest Christian University is a private, not-for-profit, four-year institution of higher education, located in the city of Eugene, Oregon. Founded in 1895 by Eugene C. Sanderson, this Christ-centered university instills its vision “to be a University characterized by its commitment to equip students to discover and answer God’s call in their lives,” and is affiliated with the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). NCU supports undergraduate programs of study, in addition to graduate and adult degree programs.

    Students have a number of undergraduate and graduate online degree options for added flexibility at Northwest Christian University. The adult degree division of NCU houses online bachelor’s degrees, and at least one master's degree can be earned completely online.


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