The University of West Florida's (UWF) Accounting Area of Emphasis offers online courses for participants interested in developing or renewing skills and knowledge in accounting.
The program of study leading to the MBA with an Emphasis in Accounting is 36 semester hours and develops the graduate student's conceptual understanding of current and emerging issues facing the accounting profession, advanced skills in the field, and research and communication skills commensurate with the requirements of the accounting profession. Graduates of this program pursue careers in public accounting as auditors, consultants, and tax practitioners; in industry as financial and operational managers; and in government in a variety of roles.
The Accounting area of emphasis requires the equivalent of significant undergraduate course work in Accounting, in addition to foundational proficiencies.
MBA Core (27 Semester Hours)
|GEB 5878||Business Process Integration||1.5 semester hours|
|GEB 5930||Information Resources and Industry Analysis||1.5 semester hours|
|ACG 6308||Advanced Managerial Accounting||3.0 semester hours|
|MAN 6156||Management and Organizational Behavior||3.0 semester hours|
|QMB 6305||Quantitative Methods for Business||3.0 semester hours|
|ISM 6137||Business Analytics||3.0 semester hours|
|ECP 6705||Advanced Managerial Economics||3.0 semester hours|
|FIN 6406||Financial Management||3.0 semester hours|
|MAR 6815||Marketing Management||3.0 semester hours|
|MAN 6721||Strategic Management||3.0 semester hours|
Accounting Emphasis Courses (9 Semester Hours)
|ACG 6805||Seminar in Financial Accounting||3.0 Semester Hours|
|ACG 6856||Advanced Auditing||3.0 Semester Hours|
|*TAX 5105||Corporate Tax||3.0 Semester Hours|
*If student has taken corporate tax, then take BUL 5831 Commercial Law.
Total Hours: 36.0 Semester Hours
Accredited by AACSB International
We are accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Fewer than 4.7% of business schools worldwide have earned this symbol of the highest standard in management education.