College of Technical Sciences
P.O. Box 7751
Havre, MT 59501-7751
The accounting program at Montana State University-Northern will help you make the most of your four-year degree. An accounting minor fits well with a business-oriented major but is also a practical fit with agriculture and diesel degree programs.
Accounting Principles – Build a solid understanding of theory by taking the accounting emphasis courses that start with the principles of financial and managerial and accounting.
Accounting and Technology – Integrate computers and software which is an integral part of many jobs, and the accounting program at MSU-N ensures you are familiar with the technology in the field.
Finance and Law – Go beyond balance sheets with the accounting minor at MSU-Northern which covers business law and finance principles.
An accounting background is useful for many career paths. Most obvious are jobs directly related to accounting and finance. However, people in many other careers and in a variety of settings--corporate, small business, or not-for-profit organizations--find an accounting emphasis useful. For students who intend to become a Certified Public Accountant, a five year degree is required. The MSU-N accounting minor allows students to transition seamlessly into a Masters in Accountancy Program to fulfill that requirement and refine their accounting skills.