Bachelor of Science (B.S.)
Students enrolled in the accounting bachelor’s degree program in Minnesota are prepared to enter the field of accounting with a wide range of opportunities in business, nonprofit, or even government agencies. Should you be interested in earning an additional master’s degree after you graduate, the Bachelor of Science in Accounting program can also prepare you for graduate studies in accountancy. The unique blend of accounting principles coupled with biblical perspectives on business, ethics, and management, provides an excellent career foundation.
As a Christian college, our accounting degree program includes multiple accounting courses as well as essential coursework in business law, organizational management, and ethics. Students enrolled in the program benefit from an experienced faculty who offer both real-world accounting knowledge and insights regarding today’s best practices. At Crown, faculty are consistently recognized for their excellence in teaching and their service as mentors to our students.
Accounting Major (B.S.) Courses
* 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.
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.
Qualified students in the B.S. in Accounting program may apply for an accelerated degree program to earn their Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in an additional year and a half instead of the typical two and a half years. Click here for more detailed information regarding the acceptance process for this option.
Students who are accepted into the accelerated Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program will substitute the following graduate level courses into the undergraduate degree.
Click for more information about the Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program.
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.
To view these courses in our online catalog system, click here.
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On-Campus (SAS) Tuition
On-Campus Undergraduate 2018-2019 Costs
Per Semester Yearly Tuition* $12,865 $25,730 Technology Fee $130 $260 Wellness Fee $105 $210 Meal Plan (standard plan) $2,115 $4,230 Residence Hall Basic $2,215 $4,430 Total $17,430 $34,860
*Nursing students add $1,440 per semester ($720 per clinical)
(less than 12 credits per semester) $1,070 per credit Overload (more than 18 credits per semester) $690 per credit
NOTE: The FAFSA is required for all federal and state grants and federal student loans.
Meal Plans Per Semester Yearly 15 meals/week (standard) or 10 meals/week (FLEX) $2,115 $4,230 Block Plan (seniors only) $1,235 $2,470 Fees Graduation Application Fee $115 Parking Fee (general parking) $105 per semester
Check Course Catalog for any additional fees related to your specific program.