The Accounting major prepares students for entry-level positions in areas such as managerial accounting, taxation, or auditing. The program also helps prepare students for graduate studies in accounting and/or other business related fields.
General Education Requirements (39-42 sem. hrs)
For a complete list of general education courses click here. For additional information on general education requirements click here.
In general, 300 - level courses in the Business Administration Professional Core or Electives Groups are taken after students have completed the freshman and sophomore years (4 full semesters).
However, students who have completed 45 semester hours and who have a cumulative grade-point average of 2.75 or above are eligible to take 300 - level business core courses during the second semester of the sophomore year.
A student can complete no more than two internships in business administration, each carrying no more than three semester hours of credit.
Courses in the major cannot be taken as pass/fail.
Accounting Major (24 sem. hrs)
Students who elect to earn a major in Accounting must complete 24 semester hours of required courses from the courses listed below.
Required Courses (24 sem. hrs)
All must be completed with a grade of C or higher.
The total reflects the minimum number of hours to obtain a bachelor’s degree. Some courses listed above may fulfill more than one requirement block. Please speak to your academic advisor to plan your specific degree path.