College of Business & Economics

The Accounting Program

Bachelor of Arts in Accounting

As one of the main pillars of all businesses, accounting helps track funds and financial health, allowing managers to plan ahead for the future.There are many ways an accounting degree can be useful in your career.

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Plan Your Course of Study

Accounting Major Plan of Study
Accounting & Economics Major 
Accounting Minor

Register for Courses

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Online General Catalog
Summer Session

Accounting Courses - Helpful Information

Foundation Courses
Junior Block & Business Core Classes
Senior-Level Courses & Electives

Consider an Internship

Accounting Internship Policy & Application Dates

Explore Your "Fifth Year" Options

Western's MPAcc Program
Western's Accelerated MBA Program
Fifth Year for CPA Exam

Apply for Graduation

Email or visit the Department Manager, Morgan Freed for a Degree Evaluation 
Degree Application Information 

Business Administration Minor

The coursework for an accounting major makes you eligible for a Minor in Business Administration. If you want the minor to appear on your transcript, submit a Minor Declaration application.  When graduating, email your request for your minor evaluation to one of the following Business Administration departments: Management (PH-351); Finance and Marketing (PH-415); or Decision Sciences (PH-343).

Get Help!

Make an Appointment with your Faculty Advisor or the Department Manager 

Morgan Freed, Academic Department Manager
Parks Hall 451
(360) 650-3202