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CWU - Lynnwood
20000 68th Avenue West
Snoqualmie Hall, Room 105
Lynnwood, WA 98036-5999
Phone: 425-640-1574
cwu_lynnwood@cwu.edu

 

 

 

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Accounting

Bachelor of Science Degree

Accounting is one of the most exciting and important roles in every organization - businesses, government or non-profit.  Employers are looking for inquisitive thinkers who can critically evaluate information and then communicate the core ideas in a brief manner.

The pinnacle of our program requires five years of course-work and prepares the student to sit for the CPA licensing exams.

At a glance

Accreditation
AACSB
Tuition and Fees*
$2,339.60 per quarter
* Full Time Resident
Locations
Des Moines, Ellensburg, Lynnwood

What can I do with a degree in Accounting?

Accounting is a versatile degree. Students who graduate with a major in accounting may find jobs in many areas of business including: banking, financial planning, sales, production management, client management, product development, procurement, and general management.

Students can obtain a Bachelor’s degree as an entry point to corporate accounting, or they can study specialized areas like management and governmental accounting, fraud/forensic accounting, or internal auditing.  The pinnacle of our program requires five years of course-work and prepares the student to sit for the CPA licensing exams.

To learn more about opportunities and wages in this field visit the Employment Security Department of Washington.

2018-19 Accounting Major Checklist

Please refer to the current Central Washington University Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog. For any majors outside of the College of Business and any College of Business minors, refer to the CWU University Catalog for requirements.

Major Requirements / Road Map