The UAB online accounting program has been ranked seventh in the nation by the Open Education Database(OEDb). The School of Business program is the highest ranked online accounting program in the Southeast.
OEDb analyzed 852 programs using quantitative metrics gathered from third parties, including the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Post-secondary Education.
The School of Business, accredited since 1973 by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, offers both a bachelor of science in accounting degree and a master of accounting degree completely online. The accounting program was the first of 18 accounting programs in the United States to receive separate accreditation in 1982.