Accounting

Accounting | Undergraduate BBA

The Accounting Program, which offers a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, produces graduates with successful careers in public accounting corporate accounting, government and nonprofit accounting, as well as in universities all over the world.

Advising & Registration Resources

Degree Schemes, Requirements & Concentrations

View the scheme below based on the semester entering the Accounting degree program. Refer also to the School's Academic Policies.

Accounting BBA
Accounting BBA with Concentration in Computer Information Systems

Investigate and develop technologies to assist business operations across functional areas. Learn computer fundamentals, databases, data analytics and problem‐solving skills to create technical business solutions. Requires INFO 210, INFO 330, INFO 370 and an INFO elective.

Concentrations are an area of focus in the major discipline. Coursework is fulfilled through required major electives and included in the original 120 credit hour degree requirements. It does not appear on the official transcript.

Advising Worksheets

View the scheme below based on the semester entering the Accounting degree program. Refer also to the School's Academic Policies.

Accounting BBA
Accounting BBA with Concentration in Information Systems

Lists of Approved Electives

About the Program

Contact

Visit the Department of Accounting in the School of Business Suite 340 or email HUSB-Accounting@Howard.edu.

Acting Chairperson
Dr. Wilbon

Dean Anthony Wilbon

 
Department Coordinator
Lancaster

Ms. Kimbalita Lancaster

 

 

Mission

The mission of the Accounting BBA program is to provide a high quality, comprehensive education that encourages life-long learning and equips students for leadership roles in accounting, auditing, or other career paths. In addition, the faculty is committed to conducting research that impacts the accounting profession.

Learning Goals

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of accounting and auditing concepts, theories and practices.

  2. Use sound analytical skills to describe, produce and analyze the purpose, content and disclosure relevant to effective financial reporting.

  3. Apply technology to compile and analyze accounting information and share its impact with relevant stakeholders.

  4. Demonstrate an awareness of the impact of global issues on accounting and business.  

Meet the Accounting Department Faculty