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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting, B.S.

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The accounting major is an interdisciplinary major designed to prepare students with the knowledge, the analytical ability and the skills to succeed in the managerial, governmental, non-profit or systems fields of accounting, or in graduate school. It is supported by a strong liberal arts education and an extensive selection of courses in business and economics. It is a very demanding and challenging major; students majoring in accounting are expected to achieve grades of “C” or better in their accounting courses in order to continue in the program.

Experiential Component (Complete 2 Credit Hours from Following Courses:)

Liberal Arts and Program Specific Requirements (9 Credit Hours)

Total Credit Hours Required in Major: 53-54

Total Credit Hours Required in Degree: 121

Experiential Component Hours 2 – 3 (are counted in the major hours)

Students are strongly urged to explore career opportunities and to establish mentors through an internship. A minimum of 2.250 grade point average is a prerequisite for the internship.

Students have the opportunity to enroll in specialized courses in accounting.

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