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 university core curriculum (40 credits), the business program core (30 credits), and non-Business elective requirements, including ECON 2200 and QANL 2216. The following are in addition to the aforementioned curricular requirements: