Nov 22, 2019  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 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. 

Admission to the Program

A formal declaration of major.

Major Requirements

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

Total: 17

Second Semester

Total: 16

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

Total: 12

Second Semester

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  

*Students have the choice of completing an Internship or selecting a 300+ Business Elective in the Junior Year.

+++ - 300 or higher and 400 or higher

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