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Accounting

About the Program

The accounting major is an interdisciplinary major designed to prepare students with the knowledge, the analytical ability and the skills to succeed in the managerial, governmental, non-profit or systems fields of accounting, or in graduate school. It is supported by a strong liberal arts education and an extensive selection of courses in business and economics.

Sadie Wallace
Program Coordinator of Accounting
Assistant Professor of Accounting
B.S., Ferrum College
M.S., Texas A&M University

Find Out More

Contact the Program Coordinator of Accounting: accounting@ferrum.edu.

Accounting curriculum may include:

  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Auditing
  • Business Communication
  • Economics
  • Intermediate Accounting

For full listing of current classes, view the college catalog here.

  • Tax Returns: As part of Ferrum College’s motto, “Not self, but others,” Accounting majors prepare tax returns for other students and low-income county residents, free of charge.
  • Internships: Students are strongly urged to explore career opportunities and to establish mentors through an internship.

Accounting Club

Open to all students interested in accounting. Contact Student Leadership & Engagement, extension 4441.

What can I be with a major in Accounting?

  • Accountant/CPA
  • Auditor
  • Entrepreneur
  • FBI Agent
  • Fraud Examiner
  • IRS Investigator
  • Professor
  • Tax Specialist