Professional Accountancy

Trevecca’s Bachelor of Business Administration in professional accountancy equips you for a career in public and/or private accounting in a variety of settings for government, corporate, small business or not-for-profit organizations. This program offers the foundational coursework and hands-on experience with the latest accounting programs and technologies you’ll need to succeed in the accounting field. 

Program Benefits

  • Learn from faculty who possess high degrees in their fields, who have relevant and valuable real-world experience and who make an effort to know you personally.
  • Gain the skills you need to be competitive in the job market. 
  • Enjoy our small class sizes and supportive campus community.
  • Take advantage of incredible internships and job opportunities available in the exciting Nashville market.


What to Expect

Trevecca’s professional accountancy program is a concentration within our Bachelor of Business Administration degree that has been preparing students to serve in the accounting field since 1973. This program prepares you for a career in public and/or private accounting in settings that range from government to non-profit organizations. 

Your coursework equips you to clearly and effectively communicate accounting information with clients and business partners. It also prepares you through hands-on experience with the latest accounting programs and technologies. You’ll learn from engaged and accessible professors in small class sizes. Trevecca also has a strong community of accounting alumni who can help connect you with incredible internship and networking opportunities. 

Following your graduation from the program, you’ll be qualified to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam. Our graduates enjoy exceptional CPA pass rates as well as excellent job recruitment and placements at local, regional and national accounting firms like PcW and EY and at some of the largest healthcare companies like HCA and Parrallon. You can review the disclosures for the CPA licensure program here.


Why Choose Trevecca?

Founded in 1901 and a leader in online education for more than two decades, Trevecca has been recognized nationally and locally for providing our students with the highest level of academic quality and rigor. We offer a holistic education focused on the intellectual, social, emotional, physical and spiritual health of all the students in our diverse student body. We are committed to educating the next generation to be servant leaders.

As a Christian university, we offer programs that explore the ways faith intersects with your field of study. This means you can gain your professional accountancy degree in a supportive, Christian community with small classroom sizes and engaged faculty members who care about you, your faith and your goals.


Course Descriptions

Course Descriptions

Get details on all the courses you’ll complete as you work toward this degree at Trevecca.

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Financial Aid & Costs

Financial Aid & Costs

Nearly every student at Trevecca receives some form of assistance in paying for college. Learn all about the affordability of a TNU education and options for receiving aid.

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Career Opportunities

With your degree from Trevecca, you’ll be well-prepared to meet the growing need for professional accountants. More specifically, your degree from Trevecca prepares you for roles in these areas:

  • Auditing
  • Taxation
  • Financial accounting
  • Consulting
  • Accounting information services
  • Cost and managerial accounting
  • Financial planning
  • Entrepreneurship
  • International banking and finance
  • International law
  • Financial analyst
  • Environmental accounting
  • Internal auditor
  • Fraud examiner
  • Federal and state and local accounting
  • Non-profit accounting