programs at Truman State University provide you with a strong
background in business, analysis, and problem-solving skills which
give you the breadth and depth to select from numerous and diverse
degree program places emphasis on the integration of analytical,
research, communication, interpersonal, and leadership skills with
business and financial knowledge. You will receive a grounding
in basic business knowledge, financial and cost accounting,
accounting and business systems, and taxation. Upon completion
of the undergraduate degree program, you will be prepared for
positions in corporate, government, and not-for-profit accounting,
as well as in business and accounting.
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different careers in accounting.
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In combination with
an undergraduate degree in accounting,
the Master of Accountancy program
can be used to fulfill the required CPA certification coursework.
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The accountancy program enjoys a long
and distinguished history for outstanding student success. In
the most recent report of results from the Uniform CPA examination,
our students ranked #3 in the nation for the percent of students
passing all parts of the examination on the first attempt.
Truman has consistently led all Missouri universities in the
accomplishment of this achievement.
A degree from Truman State University in
accounting affords you many career options. Our students are
highly sought and recruited by the top accounting firms in the
country. Most students have received an offer of employment
even before they begin their first day of classes in the Master of
Accountancy program. Public accounting is only one option,
however. Many opportunities exist in the corporate,
not-for-profit, and governmental accounting sectors.
Student Organizations - Beta Alpha
Beta Alpha Psi is the honorary
organization for students of accountancy. The Truman chapter
has received designation as Superior Chapter, the mark of an
active and vibrant organization. The organization works to
bring opportunities for professional development to its members.