• The excellence of the faculty leads to national recognition for the department
  • NASBA is among the professional organizations represented at career events
  • Numerous professional organizations give students a head start on their careers
  • At MTSU, tutors in the accounting lab are ready to help
  • Many undergraduates go on to earn a Master of Accountancy (MAcc) degree

Mission

  

Vision Statement

 

The Department of Accounting of the Jones College of Business at Middle Tennessee State University seeks to be the premier center for excellence in the fields of Accounting and Business Law in the Middle Tennessee region.

 

 

Mission Statement

 

The mission of the Department of Accounting of the Jones College of Business at Middle Tennessee State University is to:

  • Prepare students technically, ethically, and professionally for successful careers in accounting through affordable accounting programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels;
  • Cultivate a student-centric learning environment where faculty interact with students as individuals, through innovative and effective pedagogy;
  • Produce research and perform service that engages and positively impacts the university, the accounting profession, and the broader community; and
  • Offer a flexible graduate program that develops students' decision making and communication skills and provides a path to professional accounting certifications.