Program Requirements

Hours: 63

Business Core - 39 Hours

ACC 213Principles of Accounting I (3)

ACC 214Principles of Accounting II (3)

BUS 210Business Law I (3)

BUS 352Business Communications I (3)

CIS 203Business Information Technology (3)

ECO 211Principles of Macroeconomics (3) S

ECO 212Principles of Microeconomics (3) S/CEP

FIN 300Corporate Finance (3)

ETH:PHI 397Ethical Conduct of Business (3) E/CE


ETH:REL 251Business Ethics (3) E/CE

MGT 300Management/Org Behavior (3)

MKT 300Principles of Marketing (3)

MTH 174Statistics I (3) MA/CMA

MTH 180Math for Business (3) MA/CMA


MTH 190Concepts of Calculus (3) MA/CMA

Major Courses - 24 hours

ACC 301Intermediate Accounting I (3)

ACC 302Intermediate Accounting II (3)

ACC 304Cost Accounting (3)

ACC 340Taxation I (3)

ACC 403Auditing (3)

ACC 445Accounting Information Systems (3)

Select two from the following - (6 hours)

ACC 330Accounting for Non-Profit and Government Entities (3)

ACC 341Taxation II (3)

ACC 440Theoretical Topics in Accounting (3)

ACC 481Advanced Accounting Problems (3)

Residency requirement: 12 credits of upper division major courses (300 and 400 level courses that are not part of the Business Core)

Program Outcomes

Graduates with a major in accounting will:

  • Be able to analyze business situations and make creative, logical, and ethical decisions.
  • Be skilled users of technologies as used in business.
  • Communicate effectively in business situations.
  • Have a current and broad-based knowledge of business.
  • Apply awareness of global and social issues in the business environment.
  • Have a technical knowledge of accounting and auditing principles that enables successful completion of the Certified Public Accountant exam.
  • Apply accounting concepts to provide insights to sustain or improve organizational functioning.
  • Review, use, and implement automated accounting systems.