Accounting

General

Program Title

Accounting

Degree Designation

BS

Program Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

On Campus

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(s)

College/School

Herberger Business School

Status

Active

Requirements

Credits: 91

Program Requirements

Business Core (22 credits): course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course or course or course.

Accounting Major Required Courses (21 credits): course, course, course, course, course, course, course.

Electives

Select 15 credits: course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course; 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 course or 444 can count toward these 15 credits.

A maximum of 9 credits of course with different topics can count toward these 15 credits.

Upper Division Writing Requirement

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

Admissions Requirements

  • Aggregate 2.50 GPA from course and course

  • Grade of C- or better in ACCT 291, CSCI 169 or CNA 169, IS 242 or STAT 242, and MATH 112 or MATH
    196.

  • 40 earned credits (from courses numbered 100 or higher).

  • (14 credits) These courses must be completed before admittance to HBS Upper Division Status: course, course, course, course, and course or course.

  • (19 credits) These courses must be completed or enrolled in before admittance to HBS Upper Division Status: course, course, course or course, course, course, and course or course.

Notes

Only business majors with HBS Upper Division Status or admitted business minors may enroll in 300 and 400 level Business School courses. Department permission required for all other students. Some of the required courses will count in the Liberal Education Program.

See program website for additional information.

Learning Outcomes

Objective

1. Our students will be effective written and oral communicators.

Objective

2. Our students will be competent problem solvers.

Objective

3. Our students will be effective collaborators.

Objective

4: Our students will be competent in the business core.

Objective

Our students will be competent in their respective disciplines/majors.

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