Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

The Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting is provided by the School of Accountancy at Kennesaw State University. The Accountancy School aspires to be a nationally recognized leader in influencing the accounting profession by educating our students, performing relevant research, and engaging with the profession.

You will learn from the best. Kennesaw State's School of Accountancy is one of only seven colleges and universities worldwide recognized by the Institute of Internal Auditors as a Center of Excellence level.
Today's accountants need more than accounting knowledge; they need the business acumen and communication skills to provide meaningful insight and guidance to businesses. As an accounting graduate, you will have these tools and more, so you are prepared to meet the needs of a dynamic and challenging marketplace.

We provide quality education and prepare you for a successful career by cultivating leadership, which is why our graduates' demand continues to grow. With your degree, you can work almost anywhere, for-profit, non-profit, or in time, even strike out on your own!
Accounting provides the tools to measure, interpret and communicate financial information for decision-making. A basic understanding of financial and managerial accounting information is necessary for all business majors.

Accounting majors develop their accounting knowledge within the accounting information systems framework. Helping you develop the technical, communication, computer, critical-thinking, problem-solving, teamwork and leadership skills required in today's various industries is critical for this program.



KSU students in the accounting classroom

Program Snapshot

Program Format: Face-to-Face

Number of Credit Hours: 120 Total Hours

Entry Term: Fall, Spring, Summer

Time to Complete: Four-year Program

Primary Campus: Kennesaw

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Degree Pathway

Stay on path for graduation by using the degree pathway that maps out your courses by semester and by year.

Accounting Degree Pathway
accounting degree pathway

Accounting Degree Benefits at Kennesaw State

  • Flexible Course Options – The accounting degree offers flexible options to fit your needs and a busy schedule, including online, face-to-face, and hybrid (combination online and face-to-face) courses.

  • Hands-On Experience – You will receive hands-on training through classroom work. You'll have the opportunity to work in teams and participate in group projects to learn how to deliver high-quality solutions.

  • Diverse Career Options – As an accounting graduate, you will have varied career choices that will lead to quicker employment.

What can you do with an accounting degree?

With a Kennesaw State Accounting degree, you can work in many roles besides accounting, including financial examiner, financial analyst, finance manager, chief financial officer, budget analyst, or business and financial consultant. 
Accounting is a profession specializing in the “language of business,” certification opportunities include:

  • Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Internal Auditor (CIA)
  • Fraud Examiner (CFE)

Accounting Salary and Career Information


Double Owl

Double Owl Pathway

Double Owl Pathways allows undergraduate students to obtain their undergraduate and graduate degrees at significantly lower costs and in less time than pursuing each degree separately. KSU offers a variety of Pathways to choose from various disciplines, allowing students to graduate sooner and get a head start on their future careers.

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School of Accountancy

Kennesaw State University
School of Accountancy
Burruss Building, Room 233
560 Parliament Garden Way NW
Kennesaw, GA 30144

Phone: 470-578-6084

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