The accounting field is one of the fastest growing in education and business. Our accounting program will give you the background and knowledge for career advancement as well as success in the CPA exam. You’ll assess ethical situations in a team environment while developing balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements and statements of changes in owners’ equity.

You’ll learn how to make decisions about:

•   The presentation of financial data

•   The analysis of managerial and cost data

•   The preparation of personal and simple business tax returns

A minor in Accounting is also available.


Our accounting curriculum is designed to prepare you for a career in various areas of corporate, government and not-for-profit accounting, such as auditing, cost and managerial accounting, personal finance, and tax planning.

Meet the Faculty

Jeff BraselJeffry L. Brasel, M.B.A.

Instructor of Accounting
Piper Academic Center (PAC) 103
(618) 537-6441

Nancy StarnesNancy Starnes, M.B.A.

Instructor of Accounting
Piper Academic Center (PAC) 208
(618) 537-6894


Terese KassonTerese Kasson, C.P.A., M.S.B.A.

Instructor of Accounting
Piper Academic Center (PAC) 104
(618) 537-6893