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Bachelor of Science
Become a successful in the fast-growing profession of Accounting. In less than two years, you can earn your college degree in our accelerated program, STEP. Start with no college credit, an AA degree, or anything in-between. You’ll be surprised at how affordable NNU tuition can be with our online Business degree in Accounting. Ready to take the next STEP in your career?
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The STEP Accelerated Bachelors degree program was designed for students with a busy life. With online classes that are seven weeks long, this program is as hard-working and flexible as you. Professors and staff are here to help you navigate your college experience with the kindness and attentiveness that are characteristics of NNU. We offer personalized scheduling and support because we truly care about transforming students’ lives.
With a Bachelors degree in Accounting, you’ll be prepared for a wide range of professional opportunities. Start working in an accounting firm or work toward your CPA certification. Either way, this degree will prepare you to take the next STEP.
The mission of the College of Business at Northwest Nazarene University is to educate students and develop them into ethical servant leaders who can transform a global society for the kingdom of Christ. We accomplish this goal by providing a strong, scholarly business curriculum rooted in the liberal arts tradition, which is delivered through traditional and innovative programs. To this end, the program is designed with the following values:
This list excludes general education requirements, if needed.
ACCT2065. Financial Accounting (3)
ACCT2075. Managerial Accounting (3)
ACCT3015. Income Taxation (3)
ACCT3045. Cost Accounting (3)
ACCT3855. Non-Profit and Governmental Accounting (3)
ACCT3515. Intermediate Accounting I (3)
ACCT3525. Intermediate Accounting II (3)
ACCT4025. Auditing (3)
ACCT4515. Advanced Financial Accounting (3)
ECON2415. Principles of Microeconomics (3)
ECON2425. Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
BSNS2175. Computer Applications in Business (3)
BSNS2225. Business Communication (3)
BSNS2335. Business Statistics (3); or MATH2240. Elementary Statistics (3)
BSNS3035. Management Information Systems (3)
BSNS3415. Business Law I (3)
BSNS3515. Principles of Marketing (3)
BSNS3645. Principles of Management (3)
BSNS3655. Human Resource Management (3)
BSNS3715. Principles of Finance (3)
BSNS3815. Business Ethics (3)
BSNS4605. Global Business Strategies (3)
BSNS4675. Organizational Behavior (3)
BSNS4985. Senior Seminar in Business Capstone (3)
These courses are required to receive a degree from NNU.
KINE1005. Fundamentals of Wellness
BIBL1105. Introduction to Biblical Studies
THEO2105. Introduction to Christian Theology
For full course descriptions, please see our Catalog.
Every student is unique, and every student’s path to degree completion will be unique as well. We know our students – their backgrounds, their goals, their life circumstances – and we work with them to create an education plan that suits their needs. When you join the STEP program, you’ll receive this individualized attention and see the difference it makes for your career.
Our friendly and helpful advisors are here to assist you in every step of the way – whether you have a question about how to submit a paper online or want to know which classes you should register for. One of NNU’s core values is Community, and we seek to represent that to our students – both on-campus and online.
The following comprise our application packet:
Consideration for acceptance is based on the following criteria:
Note that STEP students in the College of Business do not have to sign an NNU Lifestyle Covenant – this requirement is waived to promote diversity in our online programs. Professors and staff are supportive of the NNU Lifestyle Covenant, but seek to welcome all races, religions and lifestyles. To learn more about NNU’s religious affiliation, please see our Statement of Faith.
Online Bachelors of Science in Business Administration
Online Associate of Arts degrees in Business or Accounting
Offered Online & On Campus
$425 per credit - See All Tuition & Fee Info
Actual costs will vary
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$40,958, the estimated total cost of tuition, fees, room, and board for 2019-2020.
$28,000, the average debt of an NNU student upon graduation—just $1,500 more than a Boise State graduate. However, 1 in 4 NNU students graduates with no debt at all.
99%, the number of NNU undergraduate students who receive financial aid.
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