Whether you want to expand your financial expertise with a business focus or prepare for your CPA exam, Concordia University, Nebraska’s MBA in Accounting is the program for you. Designed for working professionals looking to expand their business finance skill set, our accounting courses also help prepare graduates to sit for the CPA Examination or start a successful accounting practice. The traditional MBA progression can be completed in 24 months; our Fast Track option means qualified students can earn this IACBE-accredited master’s degree in as little as 18 months. Unlike other Accounting MBA offerings, our students receive an intensive training in fundamental accounting principles within a business framework, taught from an ethical, Christian perspective. Small class sizes and attentive faculty dedicated to graduate success and career advancement are other compelling benefits this program offers. MBA core coursework exposes students to a wide variety of advanced business accounting topics. The specific Accounting curriculum is designed to help students meet the 150-hour education requirement for licensure as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) currently required in most states. * This Accounting concentration also fits within Concordia Nebraska’s mission as a traditional nonprofit university with a faith-based approach to learning: Our goal is to create effective servant-leaders through rigorous academics, supported by caring, experienced instructors. Our MBA curriculum is specifically designed to have immediate real-world application – this means you can take what you learn in class and immediately apply it to your job. Evening courses also let you advance your education without taking time away from your current job. Our student-focused approach also gives you the support of fellow students – build a professional network and reinforce case studies as you learn with your peers.