The accounting program features small class sizes and a strong mix of practical application and theory in order to prepare you for a career in public accounting, corporate finance, manufacturing, and government service or not-for-profit organizations. Your professors bring ‘real world’ experience to the classroom.

Since accounting is a dynamic, ever-changing field, you will learn how to keep your knowledge up-to-date so you can continue to grow throughout your professional career. As part of a liberal arts curriculum, you will also acquire the communication, computer, and interpersonal skills necessary to successfully resolve complex problems in unstructured settings, as well as benefit from participation in extracurricular activities and business organizations such as Phi Beta Lambda and Enactus.

Be prepared to enter the workforce after graduation or enroll in graduate school by gaining a foundation of accounting and business knowledge in areas such as financial and managerial accounting, auditing, tax accounting and accounting information systems.

The Accounting minor consists of 15 hours to include the following:

  • ACC   2003  Principles of Accounting I
  • ACC   2013  Principles of Accounting II
  • ACC   3203  Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACC   3203  Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACC Elective or ACC 4333 Internship


President Dunsworth named to APCU board

University of the Ozarks President Richard Dunsworth, J.D., has been elected to the board of directors for the Association of Presbyterian Colleges and Universities (APCU).

University awards 87 degrees to Class of 2017

University of the Ozarks awarded 87 bachelor’s degrees to graduating seniors during its 183rd Commencement ceremony, held May 13, on the campus mall.

Rotaract mission trip embodies University values

One of the core values of University of the Ozarks is “the service of all of creation,” and that driving principle was on full display during a recent mission trip to El Salvador by the student organization Rotaract.