College of Business and Technology

Accounting Major (BBA traditional)

Prepare for a career in financial or managerial accounting. Students in the Bachelor of Business Administration – Accounting program complete courses in Cost Accounting, Auditing, Income Tax, and Forensic Accounting in addition to core business subjects in management, marketing, economics, analytics, and finance. The BBA in Accounting meets the Minnesota Board of Accountancy’s requirements for upper division accounting coursework required for the Uniform CPA Exam.

General Education Requirements

All degree seeking undergraduate students must complete the general education requirements.

Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Business Administration degree consists of a 70 credit major in Accounting, general education courses, and elective courses totaling a minimum of 120 credits.

Prerequisites from General Education

ECO 101America in the Global Economy: Macroeconomics4
MAT 110Introduction to Probability and Statistics3


Plan of Study Grid
First YearCredits
ECO 102 Microeconomics 2
CSC 210 Microsoft Excel Core 4
Second Year
ACC 201 Principles of Financial Accounting 4
ACC 202 Principles of Managerial Accounting 4
MAN 201 Business Analytics 2
MAN 202 Analytics, Modeling, and Techniques 2
MAN 204 Legal Environment of Business 2
Third Year
ACC 311 Intermediate Accounting I 4
FIN 301 Corporate Finance I 4
MAN 301 Organizational Behavior 4
MAR 301 Principles of Marketing 4
ACC 312 Intermediate Accounting II 4
MAN 302 Operations and Quality Management 2
Fourth Year
ACC 412 Auditing 4
ECO 401 Global Economics 4
ACC 413 Cost Accounting 4
ACC 411 Advanced Accounting 4
ACC 414 Federal Income Tax 4
ACC 440 Fundamentals of Forensic and Investigative Accounting 4
MAN 401 Business Strategy and Ethics 4
MAN 499 Senior Outcomes 0
 Total Credits70