Accounting is the global language of business. At the prestigious Brennan School of Business, you’ll learn to expertly track and communicate the financial data that enables enterprises of all kinds to make key decisions, innovate and thrive.

An evening degree for ambitious students

Accounting is one of the market-ready majors Brennan is offering in its Evening BBA program. The format is designed for highly motivated students who have earned an associate degree and are looking for a bachelor’s program that offers outstanding quality but also fits a busy schedule. Our program allows you to work full time and study full time without sacrificing Brennan’s signature relationship-centered and experiential learning models. Classes are online, blended and on campus, and students remain part of a dynamic cohort.

Fluent in the language of business

Accountants serve as entrusted stewards of the financial records that tell the real story of any business or enterprise. Here, you will master the intricacies of the financial reporting and data
collection that enable corporations to make strategic decisions and determine their future course. You’ll learn to measure and evaluate an organization’s financial activity and present this data effectively to key audiences. Our students are in such high demand that they have even received job offers before graduation.

Evening BBA snapshot
  • Complete your bachelor’s within 24 months; cohorts begin each fall
  • Courses taught in evenings, fully online and in hybrid formats
  • Same curriculum as top-ranked AACSB-accredited traditional day program
  • Courses include corporate finance, international management, cost accounting, intermediate accounting, income taxation, accounting information systems, income taxation of entities and advanced financial reporting
  • Scholarships and other financial aid available
  • Must have completed an associate degree and Illinois Articulation Initiative General Education Core Curriculum (GECC) requirements
Nidhin Thomas, CPA

Brennan Graduate
Deal Advisory Associate, KPMG

“Dominican has amazing professors, including retired executives from major companies. One of them helped me lay out a plan for landing my dream job at a Big Four accounting firm, which I achieved a year before graduation.

Brennan School of Business

Since its founding in 1977, the Brennan School of Business has launched the careers of generations of innovators and leaders in enterprises ranging from neighborhood nonprofits to multinational corporations. Today, Brennan is a leader in experiential business education, offering a challenging, values-based curriculum in which students engage with faculty to solve real-world business problems. Brennan prepares students to thrive in fulfilling careers while doing their part to make the world a better place.

All students in the Brennan School of Business complete internships. In fact, it's required. You can search internship and job listings from hundreds of partner employers seeking to hire Dominican students.