Accounting (B.S.)

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Accounting Degree

Bachelor of Science (BS)

Crown’s accounting bachelor’s degree in Minnesota is designed to prepare a student to enter into the field of accounting in business or to continue their degree work in accountancy. The unique blend of accounting principles coupled with biblical foundational truth provides an excellent academic preparation for this field of study.

The accounting degree program on our Minnesota campus encompasses numerous accounting courses and coursework in business law, organization & management and ethics all to develop excellence in academics from a Christian worldview. Our faculty and staff have a breadth of experience and practical knowledge and work alongside students as mentors and advisors.  At Crown, we are interested preparing the whole person for professional life.


At Crown College, well over 90% of our new graduates are employed or continuing their education in a master’s degree program.

The Office of Career Development at Crown is here to help you with your future career and can assist with resume development, career counseling, internships, and job placement. We encourage you to visit the office during your first year to begin planning your internship opportunities as well as developing a professional network.


Accounting Major (B.S.) Courses

Program Requirements

Christian Studies Core

I. Christian Studies - 24 Credits

General Education Core

II. General Education - 30 Credits

Major Core

IV. Electives*

* Some courses from the Christian Studies Core can be used to fulfill requirements in the General Education Core. In addition, some courses required by the major can be used to fulfill requirements in the Christian Studies or General Education Cores. By doing that the number of electives needed would increase so that the minimum of 125 credits is reached.

Total - 125 Credits

1 Select humanities electives from COM, ENG, ESL, FAR, HIS, HUM, LAN, MUS, PHI, or PRC.

2 Select social science electives from ANT, CSJ, ECO, ESL, GEO, HIS, POL, PSY, or SOC.

At least 30% of this degree, or a minimum of 38 credits, must be at the upper (300-400) level.

Four-Year Suggested Program for the Accounting Major

Freshman Year

Spring Semester - 15 Credits

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester - 16 Credits

Spring Semester - 16 Credits

Departmental Acceptance

Students apply for departmental acceptance during their sophomore year spring semester or their junior year fall semester. A minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA and completion of half of the Christian Service requirements are required for departmental admission in the Accounting major.

Junior Year

Fall Semester - 18 Credits

Spring Semester - 15 Credits

Senior Year

Fall Semester - 15 Credits

Spring Semester - 15 Credits

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Business and Sports Management Department

The Department of Business and Sport Management prepares men and women for various business and information technology opportunities within the marketplace, the church and church-related organizations, both in North America and on the mission field.

Each business program integrates biblical studies, liberal arts courses, business and managerial preparation, resulting in vocational competence, evangelism and discipleship skills, as well as an enhanced spiritual life.

In addition, many of our students choose to participate in supervised internship programs to gain field experience in their respective area of study.

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