The Management-Accounting Option, a Bachelor of Science program, provides students with accounting education sufficient to enable students to be successful professionals, to pursue graduate education, and to pursue professional certification if they so choose.
- The Management-Accounting degree program encourages students to sit for professional exams in accounting, i.e., Certified Public Accountant and Certified Management Accountant exams.
- The Management-Accounting degree program prepares students to continue into graduate education.
- The Management-Accounting degree program prepares students to enter into accounting positions in private, public or governmental organizations.
Expected Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this program, Management - Accounting graduates will be able to:
- Explain the major concepts in the functional areas of accounting, marketing, finance, and management.
- Evaluate the legal, social, and economic environments of business.
- Describe the global environment of business.
- Describe and explain the ethical obligations and responsibilities of business.
- Apply decision-support tools to business decision-making.
- Construct and present effective oral and written forms of professional communication.
- Apply knowledge of business concepts and functions in an integrated manner.
- Use management processes in an applied organization or business situation.
- Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
- The Internal Revenue Code
- Managerial accounting concepts
- Auditing concepts
The curriculum map for the Management-Accounting Option program can be found on the program's web page on the Oregon Tech website.
Summary of Student Learning Outcomes
During the 2014-15 academic year, the program faculty assessed the student learning outcomes summarized in the attached annual report. Additional details can be found in department assessment records.