Oregon Accounting Degrees Online and On-Campus

There are 121 accounting degree programs in Oregon in our directory (39 Associates, 39 Bachelors, 11 Masters, and 3 Doctorate).

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The state of Oregon has numerous accredited accounting and business administration degrees with a handful of online opportunities. Average salaries for accountants across the state are estimated at $73,180 annually.

AACSB-Accredited Accounting Programs in Oregon

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) has accredited multiple institutions for their strong business programs in the state of Oregon. Three schools have received accounting-specific designations, including the University of Oregon. While there is no specific accounting degree available online, many topics in finance and accounting can be pursued with an online MBA program.

Here is a quick list of Oregon accounting degrees (all levels):

  • Abdill Career College Inc: Certificate in Bookkeeping
  • Blue Mountain Community College Associates in Economics Associates in General Accounting Certificate in information systems Online Associates in Business Administration
  • Chemeketa Community College Associates in Business Management Associates in Business Technology Bachelors in Business Administration Bachelors in General Accounting Certificate in Business Technology Online Associates in Business Management Online Associates in General Accounting
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University of Oregon - Master of Accounting

The Lundquist College of Business offers the Master of Accounting that requires 45 credit hours to complete, but can be obtained in just one calendar year. This includes all academic requirements to sit for the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) exam. In order to gain licensure in Oregon, all four parts of the CPA exam must be passed along with the written ethics exam.

Five core accounting courses are needed in the curriculum, along with two electives within accounting that are chosen to customize the program. In addition, general business topics are selected as five electives, and business development is offered as a one-credit seminar. A September orientation is required for all students, while a summer orientation is optional.

Orientation in the fall spans four days and includes peer exercises (both academically and physically) for problem solving, finance bootcamp, and meeting with recruiters. The June orientation is just one half-day and prepares students for the transition to graduate school. Elective options includes Business Database Management Systems, New Venture Planning, and International Accounting.

For prospective students entering higher education, the business college also offers an ability to complete the 150 credit hours needed for state licensure in a four-year span. This would include the completion of both the Bachelor's and Master's degrees in the accounting discipline. Application requires a high school transcript with high academic merit and a 500-word essay.

SchoolLevelProgramAdmissions

Seton Hall University

MasterOnline Master of Science in AccountingWebsite

Georgetown University

MasterMaster of Science in FinanceWebsite

Fairleigh Dickinson University

MasterMaster of Science in AccountingWebsite

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

MasterMS in FinanceWebsite

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University of Portland - Master of Business Administration

The Pamplin School of Business offers an MBA that requires 39 credit hours to complete, or 13 total courses. Students that are able to test out of the foundational statistics courses will have their curriculum truncated by three credit hours. There is not an online opportunity to pursue this program, but students will be taking courses during the evening hours to convenience those with work schedules.

Students will gain advanced core business skills, including further theory and application of financial planning and accounting practices. This includes approaching problems with data-driven analytics and using critical thinking to process issues and come up with defining conclusions. They also will sharpen communication skills when working with teams and presenting information to other organization departments.

Six different concentrations can be chose from, including Finance, Operations and Technology Management, and Sustainability. Within the Finance specialization, courses that students can choose from include New Venture Finance and Accounting, Income Tax Planning, and Personal Financial Planning. Four courses, or 12 total credit hours, from a group of financial topics will be selected.

Unique aspects of the program include adding six credit hours of values perspective courses. These topics include sustainability for an organization, social responsibility, and cross-cultural management. The program culminates with a capstone project that develops a business strategy by applying what they have learned throughout the program.

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Online Master of Accounting Programs in Oregon

Northwest Christian University – Master in Business Administration

This Christian-focused MBA program can be completed in just one year and provides a fully online format for the convenience of working professionals. Students can choose between Management and Nonprofit Leadership for the concentration. This program is accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education.

Students will gain an understanding of advanced business management and administration topics to further their career with this program. Courses that all students will take regardless of concentration selection include Managerial Accounting, Managerial Statistics, and Managerial Economics. Skills will also be gained in oral and written communication when reporting on these topics.

Courses are offered in an eight-week format, which allows for more admission opportunities. Admission into the program takes place six times each year and there are no Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) scores required in the process. Students do not need to have a business background, but gaining foundational coursework requires an additional year.

Requirements for admission include having a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and holding a 3.0 cumulative GPA. An updated resume should be submitted along with a statement of purpose that describes goals for the online MBA in 500 words. Application materials must received two weeks before one of the six starting dates.

Southern Oregon University – Master of Business Administration

Many of the MBA programs can be completed online in just 16 months at Southern Oregon University. Management topics in business, along with advanced concepts of accounting, organizational behavior, and information systems, are explored throughout the curriculum. 45 credit hours are needed over a span of 13 total courses.

The Accounting concentration has a further look in understanding and analyzing corporate financial statements and determining how to make important decisions for investments and acquisitions with evidence-based analysis. This includes reviewing information systems that reports and secures financial information and is part of the process in auditing.

For the online component, students must have modern desktop or laptop computers with high-speed internet access. They need to have webcam and microphone attachments to participate in virtual courses and discussions, and applications such as Microsoft Office for word processing and spreadsheets to complete assignments. Google apps can also be used in this program.

Admission requirements include having a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and has a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher. This must be designated on the official transcripts sent in during admission. There is a potential to be admitted with a 2.75 GPA or higher with three years of work experience and three professional references.

Oregon Accounting Careers Salary Information

According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, accountants and auditors make up for over 12,400 employed in the state of Oregon. Over two-thirds of this employment is located in the Portland metropolitan area. Salary estimates range between $46,270 and $106,070 when looking at the top and bottom 10 percent, and Portland specifically sees the highest average at approximately $75,400.

HJ Yu and Associates

For over 30 years, H.J. Yu and Associates have helped individuals and organizations in the Portland and Vancouver locations in tax preparation, estate planning, and bookkeeping and payroll services for small businesses. They provide consultations for new tax laws and being able to plan for any business strategy, and have represented clients for audits from the Internal Revenue Service. Bookkeeping is processed and analyzed through the QuickBooks program.

Oregon Accounting Career Summary

Employment Change: +2,710 jobs added between 2014 and 2024, an estimated average of 610 new accountant or auditor jobs in Oregon per year.

Online Accounting Degrees Accepting Applicants

SchoolLevelProgramAdmissions

Seton Hall University

MasterOnline Master of Science in AccountingWebsite

Georgetown University

MasterMaster of Science in FinanceWebsite

Fairleigh Dickinson University

MasterMaster of Science in AccountingWebsite

Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School

MasterMS in FinanceWebsite

University of West Alabama

BachelorBachelor of Business Administration: AccountingWebsite

Illinois College

BachelorBA in AccountingWebsite

Eastern Oregon University

BachelorBachelor in AccountingWebsite

West Virginia State

BachelorBS in Business Administration: AccountingWebsite

West Virginia State

BachelorBS in Business Administration: AccountingWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA Economic Crime and Fraud ManagementWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA - Insurance & Risk ManagementWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA - Finance & AccountingWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA - Finance & AccountingWebsite

Utica College

MasterMS in AccountingWebsite

Utica College

MasterMBA - Finance & AccountingWebsite

University of West Alabama

BachelorBachelor of Business Administration: AccountingWebsite

University of Saint Mary

MasterMBA Finance ConcentrationWebsite

University of Saint Mary

MasterMBA Finance ConcentrationWebsite

All Schools with Accounting Degrees in Oregon

Abdill Career College Inc

Medford OR
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping

Blue Mountain Community College

Pendleton OR
  • Associates in Economics
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in information systems
  • Online Associates in Business Administration

Chemeketa Community College

Salem OR
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in Business Technology
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Business Technology
  • Online Associates in Business Management
  • Online Associates in General Accounting
  • Online Certificate in General Accounting

Clackamas Community College

Oregon City OR
  • Online Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Online Bachelors in Business Technology
  • Online Bachelors in Economics

Clatsop Community College

Astoria OR
  • Associates in Accounting Administration
  • Associates in Business Management

Columbia Gorge Community College

The Dalles OR
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Accounting Administration

Everest College-Portland

Portland OR
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in General Accounting

George Fox University

Newberg OR
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in Economics
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Doctorate in Business Administration
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Online Doctorate in Business Administration

Klamath Community College

Klamath Falls OR
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Certificate in Business Management

Lane Community College

Eugene OR
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Accounting Administration
  • Certificate in Bookkeeping

Linfield College

Mcminnville OR
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in Business Management
  • Bachelors in Business Management
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Certificate in General Accounting
  • Online Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Online Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Online Certificate in General Accounting

Linn-Benton Community College

Albany OR
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Economics
  • Associates in information systems
  • Certificate in Accounting Administration

Mt Hood Community College

Gresham OR
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in Business Technology
  • Associates in Economics
  • Certificate in Accounting Administration
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Business Technology

Northwest Christian University

Eugene OR
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Online Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Online Bachelors in General Accounting

Oregon Coast Community College

Newport OR
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Bachelors in Business Administration

Oregon Institute of Technology

Klamath Falls OR
  • Bachelors in Business Management
  • Bachelors in information systems
  • Online Bachelors in Business Management
  • Online Bachelors in Business Technology

Oregon State University

Corvallis OR
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in Economics
  • Doctorate in Economics
  • Masters in Economics

Pioneer Pacific College

Wilsonville OR
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Bachelors in Business Management

Portland Community College

Portland OR
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in Economics
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in Accounting Administration
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in General Accounting
  • Online Associates in General Accounting
  • Online Certificate in Accounting Administration
  • Online Certificate in General Accounting

Portland State University

Portland OR
  • Bachelors in Business Management
  • Bachelors in Finance
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Certificate in General Accounting
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Online Masters in Business Administration

Southern Oregon University

Ashland OR
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in Business Management
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Business Technology
  • Certificate in Finance
  • Certificate in General Accounting
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Masters in Business Management
  • Online Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Online Bachelors in Business Management
  • Online Certificate in General Accounting

Southwestern Oregon Community College

Coos Bay OR
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in General Accounting

Tillamook Bay Community College

Tillamook OR
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in General Accounting
  • Certificate in General Accounting

Treasure Valley Community College

Ontario OR
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Technology

Umpqua Community College

Roseburg OR
  • Associates in Accounting Administration
  • Associates in Business Administration
  • Associates in Business Management
  • Associates in Business Technology
  • Associates in Economics

University of Oregon

Eugene OR
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in General Accounting
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Masters in General Accounting

University of Portland

Portland OR
  • Bachelors in Business Administration
  • Bachelors in Economics
  • Certificate in Business Administration
  • Certificate in Financial Management
  • Masters in Business Administration
  • Masters in Finance

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