With a degree in accounting, you’ll learn the language of the business world. Through audits, taxes, financial systems, and professional responsibilities, you’ll have the power to shape businesses of all sizes and types. Our program prepares you for several certification exams, with the master’s degree providing one option to complete the 150 credit hours you need for a CPA license.

As a student, you’ll build a strong network of faculty and classmate support. You’ll have:

  • A faculty advisor to mentor you from your first class through graduation
  • Guidance as you pursue internships and professional experiences
  • Student organizations where you can work with classmates and network with professionals

Bradley’s accounting program is AACSB accredited, which means it’s one of the top accounting departments in the world. We regularly have one of the highest CPA exam pass ranks in Illinois.

The accounting minor is designed to acquaint you with the basics of accounting that can help ensure continued career success. Regardless of your major, you’ll always be in a better position to lead when you understand the basics of budgeting and financial reporting.

Undergraduate Majors


Undergraduate Minor


Graduate Program

Master of Science in Accounting

#2 in Illinois in CPA Pass Rate for advanced degree students among AACSB accredited schools

2 degrees in 5 years