Sep 25, 2020  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting, B.S.

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The Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting is a four year program that provides an excellent foundation in accounting and business. Its conceptual focus is designed to prepare students for success in a constantly evolving business environment and to also prepare students for graduate studies. Today’s global business environment brings new opportunities and challenges to the accounting profession. New business reporting models, international financial reporting standards, financial disclosure, corporate governance, fraud prevention, and government regulations are all shaping the future of the profession.

Requirements for Major in Accounting

Admission to the Program

A formal declaration of major and satisfactory completion of Accounting 1 w/Lab and II w/Lab (AC 231, ACL 231, AC 232, ACL 232).


Students are required to complete 27 Credit Hours of  300-400 Level Accounting courses, apart from Principles of Accounting I and II, and must earn a “C” or better in all courses.

Accounting : Total Semester Hours = 124

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

First Semester

Total: 12

Total: 12


GE = General Education Courses

*Based on your placement testing scores, these courses may require prerequisites which may extend the number of semesters needed to complete degree requirements. These prerequisites do not count towards the degreee for graduation.

**MARCHING BAND MEMBERS ONLY, MUST substitute PE Activity with MUB 110 - Marching Band  

**ROTC MEMBERS ONLY, substitute PE Activity with MY 104 - Basic Military Science  and MYL 104L - Basic Military Science Laboratory  



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