If you’re a working accounting professional who is looking to advance your career, consider the fully online MBA with an accounting emphasis from Broadview University. Get your MBA with an accounting emphasis online by taking one class at a time or take classes full time, year-round, and earn your degree in as little as 18 months. Our strong work credit and transfer credit programs* may even help you earn your MBA faster and at a lower overall cost. Broadview is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), so your MBA has real value in the real world.
The Broadview MBA with an accounting emphasis takes a comprehensive approach to the accounting industry so you can take your passion for accounting and transform it into an extraordinary career. Since Broadview has been part of the community for more than 40 years, we know the skills and attributes business leaders are looking for—and we have connections that count.
Broadview is dedicated to staying on the forefront of teaching and learning so that you have the most up-to-date information for your business future. You will learn from professors who bring relevant, on-the-job experience to you. Your coursework will emphasize team building, business ethics and effective communication. Your studies will also emphasize industry trends, including an in-depth look at recent regulations and policies, as well as taxation and decision-making. Applied learning, emphasizing case studies and problem-solving exercises, is a key component of your accounting-focused MBA at Broadview.
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Students review basic accounting theory and principles and tax accounting management. The course focuses on managerial accounting concepts with an emphasis on budget forecasting and quantitative financial decision-making. The study of financial reports and accounting statements includes an analysis of product costing, long-term assets, liabilities and equity, and investment ratios in the context of national and international economic perspectives. Students investigate the statistical basis for financial forecasting and business investments, with an emphasis on interpretation of those statistics and understanding their impact on local, regional and national business financial decisions and investment strategies.
In this course, students will study management auditing and control systems in business. Topics include the use of internal controls and management policies and measuring and evaluating performance. Students examine Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliance issues for businesses.
In this course, students look at the relationship between managerial decision-making and taxes. Topics include the different types of entities and the impact of tax considerations in business decisions such as corporate structure, reorganization, and compensation. The study of the Statements of Standards for Tax Services is also included in the course
Upon receipt of the documents listed above, the program administrator (or designee) will conduct an interview to determine your acceptance into the program. The program administrator (or designee) will complete a Student Evaluation Form as an objective assessment to determine whether you will be accepted into the MBA program. You must receive at least the minimum score on the Student Evaluation Form. A copy of this form is available from the admissions department staff.
Based on your individual circumstances, the program administrator may grant you conditional acceptance to the MBA program. Any student admitted conditionally will need to meet all conditions prior to the last day of the student’s first quarter in the program. If the student does not meet the conditions prior to the last day of the first quarter, the student will be withdrawn from the program.
Candidates seeking entrance into our master’s programs may not apply more than once per quarter.
*Please see the Broadview University course catalog for details regarding our Transfer of Credit, Prior Learning Assessment, and Professional Work Experience policies.Request More Information