Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting

The major in Accounting enables students to become proficient at using the accounting model. Emphasis is placed on developing the statement of financial position, the income statement, the statement of changes in owner's equity, and the cash flow statement. Students will learn how to make decisions about the presentation of financial data, the analysis of managerial and cost data, auditing and the reliability of data, and the preparation of personal and simple business tax returns.

Because the accountant plays a key role in management decisions, the accounting field is one of the fastest growing in education and business.  The accounting program is designed to prepare the student for a professional career in industrial, public or government accounting.

Core Requirements

English I and II


Music, Art, or Fine Arts 


Laboratory Science (4 hrs. with lab) 

Science (3 hrs. non-lab or lab) 

Computer Science (software) 

Philosophy or Religion 


Health & Wellness 


Cross Cultural 

Psychology, Sociology, Political Science 

(6 credit hours from 2 of these 3 disciplines)

Major Requirements

Principles of Management 

Principles of Marketing 

Business Law I or II 


Quantitative Analysis for Business Decisions 

Principles of Financial Accounting

Principles of Managerial Accounting

Principles of Business Finance 

Principles of Macroeconomics 

Principles of Microeconomics 

Management Information Systems or Accounting Information Systems  

Business Strategy & Policy 

Intermediate Accounting I 

Intermediate Accounting II 

Intermediate Accounting III

 Managerial Cost Accounting

Taxation of Individuals

Taxation of Business Entities

Advanced Financial Accounting 


Research in Accounting Theory 

Business Communications

Business Ethics

General Electives  (as needed)