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Accounting Schools in Tennessee

Accounting schools in Tennessee train students in the concepts and skills needed to take on a new career within the accounting field. Accordingly, degrees range from the basic two-year associate's degree, to a master's degree, which can take five or more years to complete. Within an accounting major, several specializations are possible. These include financial management, tax accounting, management, and Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preparation. Coursework varies, but it generally comprises of business law, management, math, auditing, specialized accounting procedures, taxation, economics, finance, communication, and technology. Before applying for their CPA exam, students must have at least one or more years of job experience as well as properly documented completion of continuing education courses.