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Accounting, BS

The Accounting Program develops an understanding of the enterprise’s primary information system. It builds on the conceptual, analytical and communication skills necessary to succeed in the business world. It prepares students for careers in all areas of accounting.

Program Requirements


All students are expected to be proficient in word processing, spreadsheets, electronic communications, and information retrieval on the Internet. All students are encouraged to take BUS 101: Connect for Success

Total program: 82 semester hours

The following must be completed before enrolling in 300 or 400 level ACCT, BUS, ECON, or MGMT courses:

30 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
ACCT 201 Fundamentals of Accounting I 4
ACCT 202 Fundamentals of Accounting II 4
BUS 200 Information Technology 2
BUS 242 Achieving Professional Success 4
BUS 270 Business Statistics 4
ECON 220 Economic Analysis I 4
ECON 221 Economic Analysis II 4
BUS 272 Introduction to Operations Management 4

Core Requirements: 52 semester hours

Code Course Title Units
ACCT 301 Intermediate Accounting I 4
ACCT 302 Intermediate Accounting II 4
ACCT 307 Cost Accounting 4
ACCT 308 Federal Taxation I 4
ACCT 401 Auditing 4
ACCT 402 Advanced Accounting 4
ACCT 414 Accounting Information Systems 4
BUS 330 Business Finance 4
BUS 347 Legal Environment of Business 4
BUS 360 Principles of Marketing 4
BUS 456 Operations Management 4
BUS 496 Business Seminar 4
MGMT 300 Principles of Management 4


Accounting students may pursue a concentration listed under the B.S., Business Administration (Business Management, Information Technology, International Business or Marketing) by satisfying all the requirements of the B.S., Accounting and of the concentration.

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