Accounting (BA, BS)
Bachelor of Arts (BA) and Bachelor of Science (BS) offered in On-campus and Online formats.
St. Charles / St. Louis
Accounting Degree Program
- On-campus or Online
- Choose a BS or a BA Program
- Graduate Prepared for the Uniform CPA Exam
- Flexible Schedules
- Continue After Graduation with a Master of Accountancy
- Affordable Tuition
- ACBSP Accredited
- HLC Accredited
Online or On-Campus
While attending this St. Charles accounting degree program, you will develop a strong background for conceiving, creating, and managing effective real-world accounting challenges. This diverse program consists of 78-80 credit hours.
Campus Life in St. Charles, MO
Affordable Accounting Program
This affordable accounting program is offered online or on-campus in St. Charles, MO. We offer flexible course schedules to help you advance in your career while managing the competing demands of your busy life.
A degree in accounting can provide career security while also offering a wide range of employment types. Nearly every type of organization needs highly trained accountants.
Accounting majors take courses on income tax, cost accounting, and auditing and may select elective courses like corporate income tax, governmental and non-profit accounting, and international accounting.
Lindenwood University has been continuously accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1921. The online accounting BA and BS programs are also accredited by ACBSP.
Choose BA or BS Degree in Accounting
The Lindenwood University accounting department offers a Bachelor of Science in accounting, which includes subject-intensive coursework, and a Bachelor of Arts in accounting, which is generally a more expansive and diverse curriculum.
Prepare for the CPA Exam
When you enroll in the accounting degree program at Lindenwood University, near St. Louis, MO, you will learn the theories of accounting as well as practical real-world skills needed to succeed in your chosen field of expertise. An accounting degree will prepare you for career options in private industry or the knowledge to sit for the Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.
Lindenwood brings the best of the on-campus experience – affordable academic programs, unparalleled faculty support, and a community of diverse learners – into your home office via online learning. Flexible classes mean you can study when and where it’s best for you. Your academic advisors, library services, the career center, military student services, and other support systems are never more than a click or a call away. Whether you attend online or in person at our St. Louis campus (St. Charles, MO), we’ll make sure you have everything you need along the way.
Accounting may be the single most vital business function. Talented and highly-trained accountants can enjoy confidence that their vital skills will open doors in nearly every industry.
Lindenwood University Vital Stats
27% Higher Income
Our graduates have a 27% higher income than the national median 10 years after enrolling. Source: US Department of Education's College Scorecard/ Department of Treasury 2018.
93% Success Rate
Investing in a Lindenwood education sets you up for success. 93% of Lindenwood graduates are employed or enrolled in graduate programs within 6 months of graduation.
12K Tuition Savings
The investment to attend Lindenwood is $12,000 less expensive than the average cost of tuition at other private institutions within 200 miles.
Lindenwood's tuition is the most affordable for private schools in the area.
Lindenwood offers a wide range of scholarships to support student success. 88% of Lindenwood undergraduates receive scholarships. Source: The National Center for Educational Statistics.
Lindenwood University has been continuously accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) since 1921.