The accounting major is selected by students wishing to pursue a career in management accounting or in public accounting leading to the Certified Public Accounting (CPA) license. The integration of business law, taxation, and finance into the program requirements provides the necessary academic background to meet the challenges of the accounting profession.
Students earning a B.S. degree in accounting are required to complete 121 credits, including the core curriculum (37 credits), Business core curriculum restricted electives (12 credits), non-business elective requirements (12 credits), and the business program core (30 credits). Requirements are identical for both day and evening programs. The following are in addition to the aforementioned curricular requirements: