College of Business and Public Affairs

Office: 309 Anderson Hall
West Chester Pa 19383
Phone: 610-436-3460
Email: Department Chair

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

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There are 2 routes to apply for admission to the accounting program. You can either:

  1. Apply directly to the accounting program. Read more about this procedure in the WCU Undergraduate Admissions web page, or
  2. Enter as a pre-business major. The pre-business program gives incoming students some time to plan before committing to any of the business majors. In order to become eligible as an accounting major via the pre-business program, students are required to:
    1. Complete, and obtain a grade of C or better in the following courses: Principles of Macroeconomics, Principles of Microeconomics, Financial Accounting, a Mathematics requirement, Quantitative Business Analysis I, Principles of Management, and Principles of Marketing.
    2. Obtain a minimum overall GPA of 2.5

Detailed information about the Bachelor of Science in Accounting program is contained in the WCU Undergraduate Catalog.