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Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting


To receive a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting, students must successfully complete 120 hours of study that include the following:

  1. University's general education core requirements.

    Business Core Requirements (44 credit hours)

    • ACCT 210: Financial Accounting
    • ACCT 211: Managerial Accounting
    • ACCT 220: Business Law I
    • BANA 250: Excel for Business
    • BANA 320: Operations Management
    • BUSP 101: Business Matters: Not required of adult or transfer students
    • ECON 200: Principles of Economics (Macro)
    • ECON 201: Principles of Economics (Micro)
    • ENGL 224: Professional Writing and Communication
    • FINC 300: Principles of Finance
    • MGMT 370: Organizational Behavior
    • MGMT 340: International Business
    • MGMT 380: Business, Ethics and Society
    • MGMT 390: Business Strategy
    • MKTG 300: Principles of Marketing

    Accounting Core Requirements (27 credit hours)

    • ACCT 301: Intermediate Accounting I
    • ACCT 302: Intermediate Accounting II
    • ACCT 303: Intermediate Accounting III
    • ACCT 311: Individual Income Tax
    • ACCT 321: Cost Accounting
    • ACCT 341: Auditing
    • ACCT 351: Advanced Accounting Issues
    • ACCT 361: Corporate Income Tax
  2. In order to complete their requirements, accounting students select either an approved business elective, which options include but are not limited to:
    • ACCT 331: Accounting Information Systems
    • ACCT 381: Internship
    • Business Elective
  3. Electives to complete 120 credit hours.