Degree Overview

Maranatha's Accounting Management major is designed to train you as a manager with specialized knowledge in accounting, enabling  you to prepare and analyze financial reports for businesses, governments, and other organizations. Godly, experienced business faculty members reinforce the importance of possessing both technical skills and personal integrity. This major results in a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, providing you with an ideal foundation for graduate study in more specialized accounting fields or other areas of business. In a recent survey of all accounting graduates on record, 82 percent of MBU accounting graduates are employed in their field of study, and the remaining 18 percent are employed in business management or leadership.


Program Outcomes

  • Knowledge of accounting terminology and concepts
  • Ability to solve accounting problems
  • Skill in written and oral communication
  • Expertise in using technology
  • Ability to gain employment or pursue graduate education in accounting or a related field

Suggested Course Schedule

1st Year

Semester 1

  • Intro. to Business & Management (3)
  • Computer Applications (3)
  • Old Testament Survey (3)
  • English Composition 1 (3)
  • The Modern World

Total Credits: 15

Semester 2

  • New Testament Survey (3)
  • English Composition 2 (3)
  • Fundamentals of Public Speaking (2)
  • Science Elective (3)
  • Music Elective (2)
  • Open Elective (3)

Total Credits: 16

2nd Year
3rd Year
4th Year

Related Minors

  • Accounting Management
  • Business Management
  • Digital Media Communications


Potential Career Fields

  • Financial officer
  • Investment analyst
  • Banker
  • Business owner
  • Financial analyst
  • Tax accountant
  • Auditor
  • Comptroller

*Some careers and employment positions require graduate degrees, specialized training, or additional certification and licenses.

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MBU Program Faculty

Meet some of the people in who lead this program


Jeff Drost

School of Business | Associate Professor


Doctoral Candidate, Regent University

BM, Graduate School of Banking, University of Madison

BS Business Management, Cardinal Stritch University


Tracy Foster

School of Business | Associate Professor


DBA, Walden University

MBA, Syracuse University

BS, Montana State University


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