Peru State students and faculty attending “Meet the Firms” 2017

Business Administration – Accounting Option

The Accounting option prepares students for high-demand careers in financial reporting and management. Initial coursework is designed to prepare students as entry level accountants in a wide variety of organizations. Those students desiring to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination will need to complete the additional requirements for the Public Accounting/CPA Focus.

Points of Distinction

  • 100% online or on-campus
  • Live & recorded lectures
  • QuickBooks Accountant 2015 software experience
  • Federal income tax return preparation experience (Form 1040, 1120, 1065, & 1120S)
  • Tax client interview simulations
  • Consolidated financial statement preparation
  • CPA focus program qualifies students to take the CPA exam in Nebraska and many other states
  • Faculty members have practical accounting experience and are licensed Certified Public Accountants (CPAs)
  • Meet the Firms & Accounting Interview Day