Accounting & Finance


Bachelor of Business Administration
Why should I choose UWG's Accounting program?
  • Accredited by AACSB International, a distinction that recognizes the high level of excellence and commitment to student success
  • One of the most challenging (and highest paid) options at the University of West Georgia
  • Excellent faculty who really care about you and your future and are committed to providing “educational excellence in a personal environment”
  • High-quality liberal arts based educational foundation
  • Superior academic program
  • 150-hour program available that meets the CPA exam candidacy requirements
  • Programs and initiatives dedicated to preparing responsible, ethical leaders
  • RCOB faculty recognized among leading teachers and researchers in the country
  • Students represent diverse cultural, social, and economic groups  
Are there any special opportunities available?
What can I do after graduation, graduate school and job-wise?
  • Careers
    • Auditing
    • Managerial Accounting
    • Government Accounting
    • Management Advisory Services
    • Income Tax Preparation and Planning
    • Corporate Accounting
  • Certifications
    • Certified Public Accountant
    • Certified Management Accountant
    • Certified Financial Manager
    • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Further Education
    • Master of Professional Accounting (MPAcc)
    • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph. D.)
What kind of student organizations, clubs or honorary societies can I join?
  • UWG Accounting Club affiliated with the Atlanta Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)
  • Accounting Honor Society
  • Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society 
What kind of facilities and equipment will be made available to me?
  • Priority is given to providing a learning environment that prepares students for future success, including maintaining high levels of technology-based equipment in classrooms, labs and specialized learning spaces. Business courses are taught and faculty and staff offices are housed primarily in two buildings on campus: the Richards College of Business Building and Adamson Hall.