Peru State students and faculty attending “Meet the Firms”

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

  • Faculty members are experienced practitioners as well as experienced educators.
  • Accounting offers both management accounting and public accounting options.
  • All courses are offered online and on campus.
  • The 150 credit-hour, public-accounting option qualifies students to take the CPA exam through the State of Nebraska.
  • Students are taught to use popular small business accounting software.
  • Instructional formats permit students’ personal and extended contact with faculty and individualized guidance throughout all coursework.
  • Each program at Peru State College is reviewed on a continual basis, and coursework is updated to meet industry standards.
  • Students completing degrees at Peru State College are prepared to attend the Nation’s top graduate schools in all program areas.