Accounting



Accounting and Management Information Systems

College_of_Business



The Accounting program prepares students for careers in auditing, public accounting, management accounting, government & not-for-profit accounting, financial analysis, banking, economic analysis, credit analysis, and the public sector. The Management Information Systems program prepares students for careers in systems analysis, database administration, data analysis, human computer interaction, and project management.

Students in the Department of Accounting should complete 120 credit hours by taking 40 credit hours from the General Education Requirements in consultation with their academic advisors, 39 credit hours in the College of Business core courses, 24 credit hours in accounting, 6 credit hours in business electives, 7 credit hours in general electives and 4 credit hours in CSU requirements.


College Requirements
39 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
ACCT 210
3
Financial Accounting I
ACCT 202
3
Financial Accounting II
BDSC 322
3
Business Statistics
BDSC 340
3
Operations Management
ECON 211
3
Principles of Economics I
FINM 330
3
Principles of Business Finance
MGMT 300
3
Business Communication
MGMT 320
3
Principles of Management
BUSI 310
3
Business Law
BUSI 495
3
Seminar in Strategic Management or Business Policy
MISY 341
3
Small Systems Software
MKTG 310
3
Principles of Marketing
BUSI 320
3
International Business

Core Courses
24 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
ACCT 351
3
Intermediate Accounting I
ACCT 352
3
Intermediate Accounting II
ACCT 410
3
Cost Accounting
ACCT 414
3
Tax Accounting
ACCT 417
3
Auditing I
ACCT 419
3
Governmental Accounting
ACCT 421
3
Advanced Accounting
MGMT 350
3
Business and Professional Ethics

General Ed. Requirements
40 Credits

All students must complete 40 credit hours of General Education Requirements. Majors must fulfill the mathematics GER by completing MATH 131 (College Algebra: Math and Sciences). They must also fulfill the second social science option by taking ECON 211 (Principles of Economics I)


Accounting Minor

The objective of a minor in Accounting is to provide students with accounting knowledge to supplement their majors or pursue alternative careers in accounting. A minimum of 18 credit hours are required with at least a grade of "C" in each course.

College of Business students are required to take ACCT 351 (Intermediate I) and ACCT 352 (Intermediate II) and four other accounting courses excluding ACCT 201 (Principles of Financial Accounting) and ACCT 202 (Principles of Managerial Accounting) to complete a minor.

Non-Business students are required to complete ECON 103 (Introduction to Business & Entrepreneurial Economics) ACCT 201 (Principles of Financial Accounting), ACCT 202 (Principles of Managerial Accounting), ACCT 351 (Intermediate Accounting I), ACCT 352 (Intermediate Accounting II) and an ACCT elective course to complete a minor.


Plan of Study
(see your advisor)

The following is a sample plan of study. This is not intended as a self-advising guide or as a substitute for seeing your academic advisor about your specific plan of study. Please speak to an advisor before choosing your course load each semester.

Year 1 (Freshman)
Fall Semester
16 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
ENGL 101
3
English Composition I
MATH 131
3
College Algebra
PHIL 102
3
Intro to Logic
HIST 201
3
History I
ORIE 101
1
Freshman Seminar
MISY 150
3
Tech. Fluency
Spring Semester
15 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
ENGL 102
3
English Composition II
HIST 202
3
History II
PHSC 101
3
Physical Science
SPCH 105
3
Intro to Spch Communication
ECON 103
3
Intro to Bus & Ent Econ
Year 2 (Sophomore)
Fall Semester
15 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
ART 105
3
Art Elective
PSYC 201
3
Gen Psychology
ACCT 201
3
Prin. of Financial Acct.
ECON 211
3
Prin. of Econ I
BDSC 322
3
Business Statistics
Spring Semester
16 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
WLIT 207
3
World Literature
BIOL 101
4
Biology
ACCT 202
3
Prin. of Managerial Acct.
MISY 341
3
Small Systems Software
FINM 330
3
Prin. of Business Finance
Year 3 (Junior)
Fall Semester
15 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
ACCT 410
3
Cost Accounting
ACCT 351
3
Intermediate Accounting I
MGMT 320
3
Principles of Management
MGMT 305
3
Business Communication
REED 101
3
Reading Elective
Spring Semester
15 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
BUSI 310
3
Business Law
ACCT 352
3
Intermediate Accounting II
MKTG 310
3
Principles of Marketing
ACCT 414
3
Tax Accounting
XXXX xxx
3
Elective
Year 4 (Senior)
Fall Semester
15 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
BDSC 340
3
Operations Management
MGMT 350
3
Business & Prof. Ethics
ACCT 417
3
Auditing
ACCT 419
3
Governmental Accounting
XXXX xxx
3
Coll. of Business Elective (350 +)
Spring Semester
13 Credits
Course
Crs.
Title
ACCT 421
3
Advanced Accounting
BUSI 495
3
Sem. in Busi. Strategy & Policy
BUSI 320
3
Fundamentals of Internatonal Business
XXXX xxx
3
College of Business Elective (350+)
XXXX xxx
1
Elective