Accounting 4+1

Degrees Granted
Degree Level
Undergraduate + Graduate
Garden City, NY

We’ve streamlined your route to an accelerated accounting degree. Earn a BBA in Accounting in four years, an MBA in five and prepare for the CPA exam.

Why Earn Your Accelerated Degree in Accounting?

We’ve streamlined your path to an advanced degree that will meet the education requirements necessary to qualify as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). In small classes, with support from faculty, you can reach your goals while saving a year’s tuition.

Our undergraduate accounting majors can meet the New York State requirements and obtain an MBA in 12 additional months by finishing the BBA in accounting and then completing the required graduate courses on a full-time basis.

Why Major in Accounting at Adelphi?

  • Receive personalized attention in a small class setting, in addition to invaluable personalized preparation for the CPA exam through Adelphi’s partnership with Becker Professional Education.
  • Benefit from our program’s strong network connections, including CPA firms and successful alumni around the globe, who often provide internship and full-time employment opportunities.
  • Streamline your route to an accelerated accounting degree, earning your undergraduate degree and MBA in just five years.


* 2018-2019 academic year
pass rate on all parts taken of the CPA Exam.
2018-2019 academic year

Exceptional Hands-On Learning

At Adelphi, we believe strongly in the power of hands-on learning and the value it plays in advancing the future careers of our students. By attending the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business, students gain valuable first-hand experience directly applying their classroom knowledge to various internship opportunities. Those seeking a CPA license will benefit from our partnership with Becker Professional Education a recognized leader in CPA exam preparation, which offers invaluable personalized on-campus preparation for the CPA exam.

Program Info

Application Requirements

Before taking graduate-level courses, students must achieve a minimum acceptable score on the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT).

To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:

COVID-19 GMAT Information: Effective immediately, the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business has removed the GMAT exam requirement for all applicants who apply for admission through Spring 2021.

Transformative Educational Opportunities

All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape:

  • The Honors College – fostering intellectual perspectives and critical skills
  • Levermore Global Scholars – preparing students to become global thinkers and leaders
  • Study Abroad – providing opportunities to experience another culture and see the world from a new perspective

Awards & Recognition

Phone Number
Nexus Building

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