Earn your degree from UNI’s top-ranked accounting program

Learn to make informative financial reports, influence critical business decisions and keep your organization’s finances in check. With our hybrid model, you'll take accounting courses at the DMACC-Urban campus while completing all business core and elective courses online.

  • Hybrid delivery 
  • Begin courses in August 2023
  • Apply now!
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Hybrid delivery | 2 Years | Proudly supported by KPMG LLP
  • An accessible and affordable program, providing a clear pathway for Accounting AAS graduates from DMACC or AA graduates to earn a bachelor's degree
  • Designed for adult learners, with courses online and in the evening on the DMACC-Urban campus. 
  • Learn the skills and earn the credentials needed to connect to high-demand career opportunities
  • Graduates would be eligible to take professional exams such as the Certified Management Accountants or IRS Enrolled Agent exams
  • Personalized support designed for adult learners - ensuring your success


To be admitted, students must have:

  • Accounting AAS from DMACC degree or AA degree
  • 2.5 GPA
  • Along with the application, students should have their unofficial transcripts sent directly to the Office of Admissions.

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As an Online & Distance Education student, you’ll have a dedicated Enrollment Contact and Program Advisor to assist you with registering for classes, navigating the course sequence and billing process, preparing for graduation and much more.

James Prier

James Prier
Program Contact & Advisor
College of Business, Office for Professional Distinction

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Janelle Finke

Enrollment Contact


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Convenient delivery

Students will complete business core and elective courses entirely online, while taking accounting courses in-person on Tuesday and/or Wednesday evenings on the DMACC-Urban campus. The program can be completed in just two years with four, full-time semesters (12-13 credits per semester) and two summers (one course each summer).

* Part-time option also available - contact James Prier (james.prier@uni.edu) for details

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Our graduates are prepared to enter a variety of high-demand careers such as:
  • Business Consultant
  • Financial Analyst
  • Internal Auditor
  • Personal Banker
  • Risk Assurance Consultant
  • Tax Accountant
  • Tax Associate/Specialist
  • Technology Consultant
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Individualized Support Services

Throughout every step of your program, you'll have a dedicated team of support staff, at UNI and at DMACC, ready to assist you. You'll also have access to UNI services such as:

  • Personalized academic advising
  • Support from Financial Aid, Career Services and Rod Library staff
  • Academic support and tutoring opportunities from the Learning Center
  • Access to student accessibility services and staff
  • Technical support assistance
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Future Ready Scholarships available

Through the UNI at Iowa Community Colleges (UNI@IACC) initiative, students in the Accounting BA hybrid program may qualify to receive a scholarship covering the difference between community college and UNI tuition. To be eligible, you must complete the FAFSA and meet income and academic eligibility criteria.  Scholarship requirements include:

  • an associate's degree from an Iowa Community College
  • a GPA of 2.0 or higher and be admissible to UNI
  • submitting the FAFSA, demonstrating financial need, as defined by the American Rescue Plan

Completing the FAFSA will allow UNI to potentially reduce or eliminate a student's remaining balance through other forms of financial aid, based on availability.

‌View scholarship award amounts ‌Complete your FAFSA

If you do not qualify for a Future Ready scholarship, you may qualify for an equivalent $500 per course scholarship from a supplemental scholarship fund.

Next Steps

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Complete our online information request form. We'll send program updates, important information, and application deadlines directly to your inbox!

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To be admitted, students must have:

  • Accounting AAS from DMACC degree or AA degree
  • 2.5 GPA

Along with the application, students should have their unofficial transcripts sent directly to the Office of Admissions.

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Complete the FAFSA

In order to be eligible for scholarships, including Future Ready scholarships, students must complete the FAFSA:

‌Learn more about the FAFSA



Delivery of this program is contingent on a sufficient number of students being accepted into the program.