University Catalog


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BS in Accounting (36 credits)

Admission Requirements


  • Only students admitted to a business major or minor program and who have completed 60 semester credits (junior standing) may enroll in 300 and 400 level courses. Department permission required for all other students.
  • See Pre-Business Advising Office for communication electives.

Program Requirements

Upper Division Business Core: These courses taken after admittance to a major: FIRE 371, IS 340, MGMT 301, MGMT 383, MGMT 497, MKTG 320, MKTG 333 (or other approved communication elective), PHIL 484. Accounting Major Required Courses (21 credits): ACCT 381, ACCT 382, ACCT 383, ACCT 390, ACCT 450, ACCT 451, ACCT 486.


Select 15 credits: ACCT 294, ACCT 304, ACCT 344, ACCT 404, ACCT 405, ACCT 427, ACCT 444, ACCT 470, ACCT 480, ACCT 481, ACCT 484, ACCT 485, ACCT 487, ACCT 489, ACCT 490, ACCT 493, ACCT 498, BLAW 436; or 12 credits from listed courses plus 3 credits from 300- and 400-level courses in BLAW, FIRE, IS, MGMT, MKTG and 400-level courses in ECON. A maximum of three credits of ACCT 344 or 444 can count toward these 15 credits. A maximum of 9 credits of ACCT 490 with different topics can count toward these 15 credits. Cannot use both ACCT 427 and FIRE 427 as electives.

Students fulfill the University's Upper Division Writing Requirement by successfully completing ACCT 382.

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