2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    Jul 15, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting, B.S.

Baccalaureate Degree Requirements

All requirements for an undergraduate degree are listed in the undergraduate academic policies and regulations section in this catalog. These requirements include general education requirements and a graduation requirement of at least one course in religion or theology.

General Education Requirements

The 42 credit hours of general education requirements are presented in the undergraduate General Education  section in this catalog. A course that meets a general education requirement may also meet a course requirement for the major or a course requirement in another discipline.

Learning Outcomes

Departmental Learning Outcomes:  

  • Graduates will demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively both orally (o) and in writing (w).  
  • Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of the legal and ethical environment impacting business organizations and exhibit an understanding and appreciation of the ethical implications of decisions.  
  • Graduates will demonstrate an understanding of and appreciation for the importance of the impact of globalization and diversity in modern organizations.  
  • Graduates will demonstrate an ability to engage in critical thinking by analyzing situations and constructing and selecting viable solutions to solve problems.  
  • Graduates will demonstrate and ability to work effectively with others.  
  • Graduates will demonstrate knowledge of current information, theories and models, and techniques and practices in all of the major business disciplines including general areas of Accounting, Management, Marketing, Sports Management, and Quantitative Analysis.   


Program Learning Outcomes:  

  • Prepare and analyze financial statements according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.  
  • Apply auditing standards to financial statements according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles. 

Courses Required in the Major

Courses required in other disciplines

Accelerated MBA in Accounting Path

Three courses (9) hours from the following list can be counted for both undergraduate and graduate credit as part of the accelerated master’s program to the M.B.A. in Accounting.