College of Business and Technology

Accounting Major (BS Traditional)

The degree in Accounting prepares students for accounting careers in business, government or non-profit organizations. The major builds upon a strong liberal arts and business core foundation and prepares students to work in corporate accounting positions.

General Education Requirements

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

Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Science degree consists of a major of typically 45 to 60 credits, 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
CSC 210 Microsoft Excel Core 4
MAN 120 Basics of Business 2
ECO 102 Microeconomics 2
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
ACC 312 Intermediate Accounting II 4
FIN 301 Corporate Finance I 4
MAN 301 Organizational Behavior 4
MAR 301 Principles of Marketing 4
Fourth Year
ACC 413 Cost Accounting 4
MAN 401 Business Strategy and Ethics 4
MAN 499 Senior Outcomes 0
Select two of the following: 8
Advanced Accounting  
Federal Income Tax  
Fundamentals of Forensic and Investigative Accounting  
 Total Credits58