The Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting degree provides students a practice-based education that prepares them for careers in public accounting, finance, business and government. The 120-hour, accredited online program fulfills all of the requirements to sit for the Arkansas CPA exam. Candidates who successfully complete the CPA examination must complete 150 semester hours to be licensed.
Further details on UA Little Rock course offerings and their application to CPA exam requirements can be found at the department’s website. Information about the requirements to sit for the CPA Exam in Arkansas is available from the Arkansas State Board of Public Accountancy.
University Standard Core Courses (18-21 hours)
College Core Courses (15 hours)
Required Courses (84-85 hours)
Students may be admitted to the major with a 2.25 GPA and completion of College Algebra and Composition 2.
This degree program requires a minimum of 120 credit hours. All required courses are available online in the traditional 17-week format, and many are available in the 5-week format during the summer term.
Dr. Mark Funk | 501.569.8862 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Accounting Chairperson and Program Advisor
The College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). UALR is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, affiliated with the Electronic Campus of the Southern Regional Education Board, and designated as “doctoral/research intensive” by the Carnegie Foundation.
UALR makes every effort to meet special accommodation and access needs. For information on specific accommodations for individuals with disabilities, you may contact the department sponsoring the class you wish to attend, call eLearning at 501.569.3003 or the Office of Disability Support Services at 501.569.3143. The Disability Support Services website, ualr.edu/disability/, provides information about the accommodation process and online forms to apply for services.
- Cost per credit hour: $280