Accounting

General

Program Title

Accounting

Degree Designation

BS

Award Type

Baccalaureate

Program Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

On Campus, Online Exclusive - Asynchronous

Program Description

This program is designed for students desiring careers in public accounting, industry, not-for-profit organizations and government. Courses emphasize the development of students' analytical capabilities, communication skills, interpersonal skills, and understanding of the usefulness and limits of accounting information.

Department/Unit(s)

College/School

Herberger Business School

Status

Active

Admission Requirements

What previous degree and/or experience is required prior to admission to this program?

High School / GED

Required GPA for graduation

2

Requirements

Program Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Herberger Business School Core Objectives:

Outcome

1: Students will be effective written and oral communicators.

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1.1: Students will communicate effectively in writing using appropriate content, organization, expression, and mechanics.

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1.2: Students will make an effective business presentation.

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2: Students will be competent problem solvers.

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2.1: Students will prepare and defend an effective solution to a business case or problem.

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3: Students will be effective collaborators.

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3.1: Students will effectively contribute to the completion of group tasks.

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4: Students will be competent in the business core.

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4.1: Students will demonstrate understanding of and apply core disciplinary concepts in business.

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4.2: Students will recognize ethical problems and present defensible ethical solutions.

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4.3: Students will apply global perspectives to business situations.

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Accounting Major Objectives:

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1: Demonstrate knowledge of the accounting model and accounting systems.

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2: Demonstrate knowledge of financial reporting standards and practices.

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3: Demonstrate knowledge of the importance of accounting information for managerial decision making.

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4: Demonstrate knowledge of business and personal taxation.

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5: Demonstrate knowledge of auditing practice.

Degree Maps

Major Code

1000

Program Code

1837