The hybrid M.Acc. program was designed to allow students to simultaneously earn a Master’s degree and sit for the Certified Public Accountant’s (CPA) exam. The goal of the program is to prepare students for successful careers in accounting, with an emphasis on professional certification and fundamental business skills. The MAcc program offers an immense added value with its hybrid component and focus on professional certification.
The Bachelor of Science in Agriculture program includes opportunities for students to receive practical experience in a local high school as part of the early field experience program and residency. Students take courses in animal science, agronomy, agribusiness management, horticulture and agricultural engineering technology, along with courses in agricultural education.
The discipline of human ecology is the study of the reciprocal relationships humans have with their environments–social, cultural, physical-and-home, work, leisure, community-and the interactions between the two. The purpose of the discipline is to enhance the quality of life for individuals and families. The knowledge base of the discipline integrates concepts of individual and family development, food and nutrition, textiles, apparel and merchandising, housing and furnishings, design, and consumer science. The curricula of the School of Human Ecology are designed to prepare students for careers in business, education, and service professions and/or for advanced studies.