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  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Accounting, B.S.


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Other Program Requirements for Bachelor of Science in Accounting

  1. Accounting majors must have least a GPA of 2.5 in accounting courses for graduation.
  2. Advanced Managerial Accounting, ACCT 310 , is not open to Accounting majors.
  3. For enrollment in 300- and 400-level Accounting courses, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or better in ACCT 211  and ACCT 212 .
  4. BADM 450 and COOP courses are not available as accounting electives.

Program Requirements

Core Requirements: Minimum of 38-40 credits in the core curriculum required of all students. Students who enter as first-time freshmen must take an entering freshman and rising junior assessment to complete core requirements.

Program Admission Requirements: See “Admission and Graduation Requirements” for College of Business and Economics .

Other Major Requirements: Minimum GPA of 2.5 required in accounting courses. ACCT 310  is not open to Accounting majors. GPA of 3.0 in ACCT 211  and ACCT 212  required for enrollment in 300- and 400-level accounting courses. BADM 450 and COOP courses are not available as accounting electives. Students must earn a grade of at least “C” in the following courses: ACCT 211, ECON 211 or ECON 212, BADM 214, BADM 215, and BADM 216 in accordance with the College of Business and Economics admission policy.

Graduation Requirements: All graduating seniors are required to complete the Graduating Senior Assessment after completing 90 or more semester hours (including credit by examination), but not later than the graduation semester.

University College Core Curriculum: 39 Credits


Transitional Studies - University Studies: 2 Credits


UNIV 101 -UNIV 102  required for all first time students; UNIV 110  required for transfer students with fewer than 30 transfer credits. Students do not earn credit if requirement is waived. UNIV 111  may be required based on academic performance.

Select one option from the following:

Communication Skills - Written Communication: 3 Credits


Communication Skills - Oral Communication: 3 Credits


Information Literacy: 3 Credits


Reasoning Skills - Critical Thinking: 3 Credits


Not required for students with 60+ transfer credits. Students do not earn credit if requirement is waived.

Reasoning Skills - Quantitative Reasoning: 4 Credits


MATH 121  may be required based on profile scores. Some core courses require a one-hour lab.

Scientific Literacy - Natural Sciences: 7 Credits


At least one natural science class must include its associated lab. Some majors require two lab sciences, increasing requirement to 8 credits.

Select from the following:

Scientific Literacy - Social Sciences: 3 Credits


Program Requirements: 82 Credits


Free Electives: 15 Credits


Total Credit Hours: 121


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