The Department of Accounting at the University of Central Arkansas has as its primary mission the provision of a high quality undergraduate major. The curriculum is designed to provide students with a strong theoretical foundation such that they will be well prepared to become life-long learners who can evolve professionally with the inevitable career changes they will encounter. As a result, our students, faculty and alumni are active in the profession and the community in a variety of ways.
Majors in Accounting (Programs of Study)
You are invited to study accounting at the University of Central Arkansas. Select our undergraduate or graduate program to learn more. Our accounting graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in public accounting, industry, government, and not-for-profit organizations as well as the CPA Exam and entry into graduate programs in accounting, business administration, or law. Local, regional, and international firms regularly hire accounting graduates from UCA.
UCA Beta Alpha Psi Students place first regionally and third nationally in Best Practices competition.
Why Study Accounting
Accounting is an in-demand field. Every company or organization that handles money needs an accountant, which allows accounting majors to choose from a variety of industries, locations, and job types. Accounting is a great career for you if you are detail-oriented, enjoy solving puzzles, and want the opportunity to communicate and collaborate with others. Want to know more about the profession? Visit our page for prospective students or view the What is Accounting? video.