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Accounting program gets high ranking

March 24, 2010  | 

The Online Education Database (OEDb) recently named Liberty University Online to its list of the nation’s top online accounting programs.

The demand for accounting programs has significantly increased in the last decade. According to the OEDb, the number of students pursuing an accounting degree rose 40 percent during a five year span in the 2000s.

Liberty University Online continues to be a leader in meeting this demand, offering undergraduate and graduate accounting degrees. As part of the School of Business, LU Online offers a minor in accounting, Associate of Arts in Accounting, Bachelor of Science in Accounting, and a Master of Science in Accounting.

The accounting programs through LU Online prepare students to be effective leaders in the business world through the development of competencies in financial, managerial, governmental and non-profit accounting, and in auditing and taxation. Faculty members are experienced in the field and place an emphasis on applying ethical standards to accounting practices and utilizing critical-thinking and problem-solving skills to formulate solutions to common dilemmas.