B.Accy. in Accountancy
Speak the language of business and seek a degree in accountancy at Ole Miss
Students with diverse backgrounds, talents, and interests have opportunities in accounting, and may expect to find careers that make an impact. Small business owners and CEOs alike benefit from great accountants who can analyze numbers and data in extraordinary ways.
The Patterson School of Accountancy at the University of Mississippi offers limitless possibilities in traditional public accounting, as well as other unique fields. Our program is consistently ranked among the top 10 nationally and boasts a premier internship program that provides students with the tools needed to be successful.
The diverse careers of our graduates reveal the extraordinary ways this degree proves valuable. Our students accept jobs with national and international firms, government agencies, Fortune 500 companies, and countless others. Many students have employment offers well before graduation.
Accountancy majors may gain real world experience with paid internships, case competitions, study abroad opportunities, and membership in student organizations. Stack that on top of working with faculty who have exceptional credentials, and you have a recipe for success!
B.Accy. in Accountancy Faculty
The University of Mississippi Patterson School of Accountancy continues to provide a one-of-a-kind experience to students, largely due to the strength of an impressive faculty. Students work with professors who have diverse backgrounds and research interests that often help shape career interests.
Requirements for the B.Accy. degree include Accy 303, 304, 309, 310, 401, 402, 405, 407, and 411. Other required courses include Mgmt 371, Mktg 372, Fin 331, Econ 302, Mktg 351, MIS 309, Writ 250, and Mgmt 493.
Admission requirements for the Bachelor of Accountancy degree program are the same as the general undergraduate admission requirements.
Students can help build their personal brand by serving in leadership roles for student organizations such as the Associated Accounting Student Body, National Association of Black Accountants, and Beta Alpha Psi at the University of Mississippi.