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Sample Curriculum - Bachelor of Science in Accountancy

Year One - Fall Semester
Hours
CMIS 108 or CS 108 - Computer Concepts(BICS)*
ENG 101 - English Composition I*
MATH 120 - College Algebra (BPS)*^
SPC 101 - Public Speaking*
ECON 112 - Microeconomics (BSS)*
3
3
3
3
3

Total

15
Year One - Spring Semester
ECON 111 - Macroeconomics (BSS)* 3
ENG 102 - English Composition II* 3
Humanities (BHUM) 3
RA 101, PHIL 207 or 213 3
Fine and Performing Arts (BFPA) 3
3
3
3
3
3
Total
15
Year Two - Fall Semester
ACCT 200 - Fundamentals of Financial Acct#
MS 250 - Mathematical Methods*^
Life (LS), Physical (PS) or Social Science (SS)
Life Science (BLS)
QR 101, MATH 125 or Higher
3
3
3
3
3
Total
15
Year Two - Spring Semester
MS 251 - Statistical Analysis for Business Decisions*(EL)
Health Experience (EH)
Life (LS), Physical (PS) or Social Science (SS) (EL)
U.S. Cultures Course (EUSC)
Elective
4
3
3
3
3
Total
16
Admission to the School of Business is required to enroll in any 300- or 400-level business courses.
Year Three - Fall Semester
ACCT 301 - Intermediate Accounting Theory & Practice I* 3
ACCT 315 - Accounting Systems (fall only) 3
MGMT 330 - Understanding the Business Environment 3
GBA 301 - Business Transitions I 1
Elective 3
Elective 3
3
3
3
1
3
3

Total

16
Year Three - Spring Semester
ACCT 302 - Intermediate Accounting Theory & Practice II 3
ACCT 311 - Managerial & Cost Acct I* 3
MGMT 331- Managing Group Projects 3
MKTG 300 - Principles of Marketing 3
PROD 315 - Operations Management 3
Elective 1
3
3
3
3
3
1
Total
16
Year Four - Fall Semester
ACCT 303 Intermediate Acct Theory & Practice III*
ACCT 312 Managerial Cost Accounting II
ACCT 340 Business Law
FIN 320 Financial Management (ACCT 311 is a prerequisite)
CMIS 342 Information Systems for Business
3
3
3
3
3
Total
15
Year Four - Spring Semester
ACCT 321 Introduction to Taxation
ACCT 401 Advanced Financial Acct
ACCT 431 Principles of Auditing (offered spr & sum only)
MGMT 441 Strategic Management*
IS 401 Business & Society (EGC)
GBA 402 Business Transitions II
3
3
3
3
3
1
Total
16

* Courses that require a grade of C or better.

^ Students may substitute MATH 150 (with a grade of C or better) for MATH 120 and MS 250.#B or higher required.

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