Programs of Study
The Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting prepares students for the business-critical fields of Public or Managerial accounting in industry, financial services, and government, as well as for further study in business or in corporate or tax law. You will study accounting information systems, cost accounting, income tax accounting, and other essentials of financial and management accounting. Core business courses provide context in legal, ethical, and managerial framework of business. Upon completing your degree, you will have the accounting pre-requisites to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination. Our accounting graduates can transition seamlessly into our MBA program to complete the 150 credit hours required to take the CPA examination.
With an Alcorn degree in Business Administration, you are ready to lead and manage in any industry. The bachelor’s degree in Business Administration provides a strong foundation in business, technology, communication, and critical thinking. From management principles to financial accounting to international business, you’ll have the knowledge you need to develop solutions to business challenges.
The Master of business administration (MBA) degree takes your education to the next level. You’ll focus on the application of integrative and strategic decision-making and problem-solving in the business environment. Through electives, you can concentrate on an area that will help your career. Flexible scheduling allows you to pursue an M.B.A. as a full or part-time student.
Advance your career to the next level through our traditional master of business
administration, with the option of full-time or part-time studies.
Problem-solving and decision-making are the focus as we challenge you to master
the key attributes of strong managers in today’s global economy.
The MBA program at Alcorn State University with specialty areas is designed keeping in mind needs of working professionals who may be or are interested in working in specialty industry areas and aspire to move to leadership role. The MBA degree from Alcorn State University with specialty area will provide leaners with valuable skills adding value and opportunity to their career. A leaners will pursue advanced study via business focused courses which will broaden their knowledge in accounting, finance, marketing, and management and a chosen specialty area. Carefully designed MBA curriculum aims at exposing the learner to discipline knowledge that is current and industry relevant.