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Western Michigan University, Haworth College of Business Accounting Program Profile

Written by AnonymousFebruary 24, 2012
Western Michigan University

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, Michigan
Haworth College of Business
Bachelor of Business Administration, Accountancy Major

The undergraduate accounting program at Western Michigan University prepares students for careers as auditors, tax accountants, corporate accountants, internal auditors and consultants.  Graduates may be employed in business, industry, government, or the nonprofit sector.

Students are encouraged to apply for internships to gain practical experience in accountancy.  Graduates of the program are prepared to take the Certified Public Accountant exam in Michigan.

What’s the school’s contact information?
Western Michigan University
Haworth College of Business
Schneider Hall
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5457
Phone: 269-387-5210

Type of school? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual tuition: $9,882
Room and board: $8,095
Required fees: $844
Books and supplies: $1,020

What’s the typical student profile?
Western Michigan University has a total enrollment of 19,966 undergraduate students.  Of the student population, 49 percent are male and 51 percent are female.  Approximately 6.5% of students are from out of state.

What type of test scores do I need?
Range for ACT Composite: 20-25
Average High School GPA: 3.33

Regular application deadline: December 1

Career and placement
Western Michigan University’s Career and Student Employment Services helps students manage their careers from the beginning of their undergraduate studies through graduation and beyond.  Services provided include:

  • Career Exploration
  • Resume and Cover Letter Assistance
  • Networking and Interviewing Help
  • On-Campus Employment Information
  • Graduate School Information

All data as of 2012.