The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in accounting from WSU's Barton School of Business combines its AACSB-accredited program with the unmatched opportunities for applied learning and internships found in Kansas' largest city. You'll be eligible to compete for some of the state's largest business scholarships. And you can build a professional resume and make the connections that lead to your dream career.

Learn how accounting is the right fit for you.

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Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

To be admitted into the Barton School of Business, you must first be admitted to Wichita State and choose accounting as your major.

For WSU's admission requirements, and to apply, click the link below.

Inside the Program

Business students gain competitive edge

Professional Edge is a professional development program free to all undergraduate business majors. You'll learn critical success skills from industry experts, increasing your competitiveness as you enter the job market.


You'll start by developing a solid background in business basics, such as statistics, economics and business software. Then, you'll move on business core courses and accounting courses—from marketing and management to assets and auditing—to prepare you for the Certified Public Accountants (CPA) exam.

A minor in Information Systems, designed specifically for current accounting majors, is available to students who want to enhance their information systems and technology expertise.


WSU's vast industry connections—and experience-based learning for every major—gives accounting students the chance to grow their professional network, build a resume and earn a paycheck, all while still in school, leading to dream careers as:

  • accountants and auditors
  • credit analysts
  • financial and tax examiners
  • revenue agents

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