Major Requirements

In addition to the Reeves School of Business foundation core and professional core courses required for all majors enrolled in a business major, accounting majors are also required to take the following courses with a C or better in all accounting courses. The Accounting major consists of 54 semester hours distributed as follows:

Reeves School of Business Foundation Core Requirements

  • ACC 1510 Principles of Financial Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 1520 Principles of Managerial Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • BUS 2160 Statistics for Business and Economics (3 s.h.)
  • ECO 1510 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • ECO 1520 Principles of Microeconomics (3 s.h.)

Reeves School of Business Professional Core Requirements

  • BUS 1510 Management & Organization (3 s.h.)
  • BUS 3320 Managerial Finance (3 s.h.)
  • BUS 3520 Business Law I (3 s.h.)
  • BUS 4700 Business Policy & Strategy (3 s.h.)
  • MKT 1510 Principles of Marketing (3 s.h.)

Required Accounting Courses

  • ACC 3410 Intermediate Accounting I (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3420 Intermediate Accounting II (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3450 Cost Accounting I (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3850 Federal Income Taxation I (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 4900 Auditing (3 s.h.)

Electives

Accounting students can select electives from any 3000 or 4000 level electives in Accounting. (Note: For those planning to take the Certified Public Accountant exam, ACC 4630 and ACC 4810 are recommended. An elective course for any Reeves School of Business major may only be used to meet the requirements of one major. A required class in any Reeves School of Business major may not be used as an elective for another Reeves School of Business major.)

Available Concentrations for Accounting Majors

Major Requirements: Bachelor of Applied Science

Students must have earned an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Accounting to pursue the Bachelors of Applied Science in Accounting. In addition to the foundation core required for all majors in the Reeves School of Business, the following courses are required for a degree in accounting with a C or better in all accounting courses:

Reeves School of Business Foundation Core Requirements

  • ACC 1510 Principles of Financial Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 1520 Principles of Managerial Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • BUS 2160 Statistics for Business and Economics (3 s.h.)
  • ECO 1510 Principles of Macroeconomics (3 s.h.)
  • ECO 1520 Principles of Microeconomics (3 s.h.)

Required Courses

  • ACC 3410 Intermediate Accounting I (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3450 Cost Accounting I (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3850 Federal Income Taxation I (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 4900 Auditing (3 s.h.)
  • BUS 1510 Management & Organization (3 s.h.)
  • BUS 1750 Personal Finance or BUS 3320 Managerial Finance (3 s.h.)
  • BUS 3520 Business Law I (3 s.h.)
  • MKT 1510 Principles of Marketing (3 s.h.)

Electives

Select 6 s.h. from any 3000 or 4000-level electives in Accounting. (Note: For those planning to take the Certified Public Accountant exam, ACC 4630 and ACC 4810 are recommended. An elective course for any Reeves School of Business major may only be used to meet the requirements of one major. A required class in any Reeves School of Business major may not be used as an elective for another Reeves School of Business major.)

Minor Requirements

The Accounting minor consists of 18 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required Courses

  • ACC 1510 Principles of Financial Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 1520 Principles of Managerial Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3410 Intermediate Accounting I (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3420 Intermediate Accounting II (3 s.h.)

Electives

Select two courses (6 s.h.) from any 3000- or 4000-level electives in Accounting.

Associate of Arts Concentration Requirements

The Accounting A.A. concentration consists of 18 s.h. distributed as follows:

Required Courses

  • ACC 1510 Principles of Financial Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 1520 Principles of Managerial Accounting (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3410 Intermediate Accounting I (3 s.h.)
  • ACC 3420 Intermediate Accounting II (3 s.h.)

Electives

Select two courses (6 s.h.) from any 3000- or 4000-level electives in Accounting.