BBA Accounting

The BBA Accounting Program is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). Students attend courses, seminars, and gain hands-on experiences with current applicable accounting software that will acquaint them with the latest concepts in accounting. Students majoring in Accounting are required to complete 124 credit hours for graduation, of which 30 credits are in major requirements, 51 credits in ancillary requirements, including the Business Core, 37 credits in general education courses, and 6 credits in general elective courses. Students majoring in Accounting who want to sit for the uniform certified public accountant (CPA) examination may double major in Finance to work towards the 150-credit requirements. Accounting students also have the option to add a Logistics and International Trade (LIT) concentration to their program of study.

Freshman Year

First Semester (16 credits)

Course Number Course Title Credit
IGED 110 Foundation Writing I (Gen ED)
3
IGED 130 Foundation of Oral Communication
3
IGED 260 Discovery Science with Lab
4
MATH 105 Intermediate Algebra
3
MGIS 120 Computer Applications in Business 3

 

Second Semester (15 credits)

Course Number Course Title Credit
BGMT 208 Business Communications
3
IGED 111 Foundation Writing II
3
MATH 116 Finite Math
3
General Elective 3
General Elective
3

 

Sophomore Year

Third Semester (15 credits)

Course Number Course Title Credit
ACCT 201 Principles of Accounting I
3
BLAW 214 Legal Environ. of Business
3
ECON 201 Principles of Macroeconomics
3
FINA 220 Business Statistics 3
IGED 210 Discovery Writing
3

 

Fourth Semester (15 credits)

Course Number Course Title Credit
ACCT 202 Principles of Accounting II 3
ECON 202 Principles of Microeconomics
3
FINA 314 Introduction to Finance
3
IGED 140 Foundation Ethics 3
IGED 270 Discovery Diversity
3

 

Junior Year

Fifth Semester (18 credits)

Course Number Course Title Credit
ACCT 301 Intermediate Accounting I
3
BGMT 304 Introduction to Management
3
BGMT 310 Introduction to International Business
3
BGMT 311 Spreadsheet Analytics 3
MGIS 302 Management Information Systems
3
MKTG 304 Introduction to Marketing Management 3

 

Sixth Semester (18 credits)

Course Number Course Title Credit
ACCT 302 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACCT 312 Federal Income Tax Accounting I
3
ACCT 325 Cost Accounting
3
BGMT 312 Introduction to Digital Analytics 3
BLAW 318 Commercial Law
3
IGED 280 Discover Civics
3

 

Senior Year

Seventh Semester (13.5 credits)

Course Number Course Title Credit
ACCT 401 Auditing I
3
ACCT 407 Accounting Information Systems
3
BGMT 411 Leadership
3
BGMT 414 Production and Operations Management
3
IGED 391 Frontier Capstone I 1.5

 

Eighth Semester (13.5 credits)

Course Number Course Title Credit
ACCT 402 Auditing II 3
ACCT 404 Advanced Accounting
3
BGMT 419 WI Business Policy & Strategy (Last semester only)
3
IGED 392 Frontier  Capstone II 1.5
Accounting Elective
3