Program Requirements

Hours: 66

Business Core - 42 Hours

ACC 213 Principles of Accounting I - Financial (3)
ACC 214 Principles of Accounting II - Managerial (3)
BUS 210 Business Law I (3)
BUS 352 Business Communications I (3)
BUS 498 Entrepreneurship and New Venture Creation (3)
CIS 203 Business Information Technology (3)
ECO 211 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
ECO 212 Principles of Microeconomics (3) CEP
FIN 300 Corporate Finance (3)

ETH:PHI 397 Ethical Conduct of Business (3) CE
or
ETH:REL 251 Business Ethics (3) CE

MGT 300 Management/Org Behavior (3)
MKT 300 Principles of Marketing (3)
MTH 174 Statistics I (3) CMA

MTH 180 Math for Business (3) CMA
or
MTH 190 Concepts of Calculus (3) CMA

Major Courses - 24 hours

ACC 301 Intermediate Accounting I (3)
ACC 302 Intermediate Accounting II (3)
ACC 304 Cost Accounting (3)
ACC 340 Taxation I (3)
ACC 403 Auditing (3)
ACC 445 Accounting Information Systems (3)

Select two from the following - (6 hours)

ACC 330 Accounting for Non-Profit and Government Entities (3)
ACC 341 Taxation II (3)
ACC 440 Theoretical Topics in Accounting (3)
ACC 481 Advanced 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.