Degree Programs in Accounting

The School of Accountancy (SOA) offers accounting education at all levels: undergraduate, masters, and Ph.D.
Special programs also exist to assist students in entering the accounting profession.

BBA in Accounting

The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree includes a major in Accounting. This four year program includes about two years of general education requirements for the university, one year for acquiring a broad business education, and one year devoted to courses in Accounting.

3/2 Program (BBA and MAcc)

The 3/2 program enables the University of Hawaii at Manoa Shidler College of Business student to earn both the BBA in accounting and Master of Accounting in 5 years, without needing to take the GMAT.

Master of Accounting (MAcc)

The Master of Accounting (MAcc) program is designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to build a successful career in the multifaceted, dynamic practice of accounting.

PhD Program

The PhD Program offers an academically challenging and rigorous program designed to prepare highly motivated and intellectually gifted students for a career in research and teaching, with a particular focus on Asia and the Pacific.