Our bachelor’s degree in accounting lets you turn your love of numbers and balance sheets into a lucrative career. Accountants gather track, record, and project corporate and individual financial status. At our accounting school, you’ll learn to use your knowledge to analyze financial information and advise upper management about important business decisions, or assist in maintaining others' financial well being.
Some of the course topics include financial accounting, managerial accounting, applied statistics and more. We aim to set ourselves apart from other Iowa accounting schools through high-quality, value-added curriculum that helps accounting majors become CPAs and meet their career goals.
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Certified public accountants are an asset to almost every type of organization, large and small. Completion of the major qualifies the student for work experience in accounting and provides the background for the Certified Public Accounting Examination and the Certificate of Management Accounting. If you have been looking for accounting colleges in Iowa, learn more about the programs at Buena Vista University.
With the professional studies programs offered at community college locations throughout Iowa, you can learn through online, hybrid, and day and evening classes. Find the one nearest you, which could include your local community college. Contact Buena Vista University today to find out more about our commitment to adult learning and preparing tomorrow’s professionals. Read More about Accounting at BVU
If you have an associate's degree from a community college, the Bachelor of Applied Studies degree is a great way to earn your bachelor's. You'll take 300 and 400 level courses to complete your degree. Read More about Bachelor of Applied Studies at BVU
Our business administration major is offered online, face-to-face at one of our Graduate & Professional Studies locations, or in a combination of both, and will give you the ability to move ahead in your field faster than you imagine. Read More about Business Administration at BVU
If after looking through the majors, you noted that while some have partially addressed your wants, none of them have hit the mark exactly, then check into BVU Professional & Online Studies’ distributive major. Read More about Distributive Major: General at BVU
Today's classrooms are diverse, complex environments where teachers must know how to reach out to a wide variety of students, bridging subject matter and the students' specific needs. The need for teachers able to demonstrate their knowledge and command the classroom is in demand. BVU Professional & Online Studies' degree in elementary education will put you at the head of the class. Read More about Elementary Education at BVU
It's amazing how many different ways our lives are affected by the English language. The ability to use language to express emotion and articulate ideas, analyze meaning, and construct compelling arguments gives you some of the most far reaching skills across multiple industries. Read More about English at BVU
Do you have an innate ability to understand the bottom line? Do you want to take that even further? With a background in Finance and Banking, you'll help businesses and other organizations make money. Read More about Finance and Banking at BVU
Every year, the number of Americans in need of long-term and nursing home care grows exponentially. More and more facilities are being built as one of the largest generations in history moves toward retirement. There is a growing need for people with the knowledge to manage these facilities. Read More about Health Care Administration: Distributive Major at BVU
From at-risk and chemically dependent youth to senior or disabled-rights advocates, a human services major gives you the broad educational background to work in the public, private, or government sectors that deal with the most pressing and complex issues facing society today. Read More about Human Services: Distributive Major at BVU
The management major gives you an understanding of data and personnel analysis, communications, and psychological insight to the work environment that you can apply across a wide variety of organizations and industries. Read More about Management at BVU
A marketing major gives you the knowledge and insight to keep your finger on the consumer pulse and understand what it takes to plan, release, and advertise a product, functions essential to all major industries. Read More about Marketing at BVU
Political scientists are at the heart of finding solutions to some of today's most hotly debated issues - scientific ethics, economic policies, environmental issues, to name a few. As a political science major you study American politics, political philosophy, public affairs, comparative politics and international politics. Read More about Political Science at BVU
Understanding the human mind can help another person in distress, assist in breaking down a new market through advertising, or help diffuse a dangerous situation peacefully. It's amazing how far the mind (and its study) can take you. Read More about Psychology at BVU
Public Administrators are responsible for making communities work. From school program administration to community planning, public administrators get involved in the every day operations, where government and community interests meet. Read More about Public Administration at BVU
A bachelor's degree in technology management broadens your skill set to include aspects of communications, management, marketing, psychology, technology, and features of institutions and society. You may be able to substitute some classes to meet your future career goals and areas of interest. Read More about Technology Management: Distributive Major at BVU
From the actors to the people backstage, designers to playwrights, directors and producers, the theatre is not only a form of entertainment, but a business - one with a rich and storied history. Read More about Theatre at BVU