Bachelor of Science in Accounting
The program Bachelor of Science in Accounting equips student with core knowledge on accounting principles that are applicable in the different areas of accountancy, including corporate and governmental accounting and, information systems. The program intends to develop accountants who can efficiently perform various accounting functions of diverse business projects and competently adapt to changes in technology used for accounting systems. Graduates of this degree program may choose to enter both public and private practice in the fields of commerce, academe and government. Furthermore, this program instills the necessary knowledge and skills that will prepare the students in passing the licensure examination for certified public accountants. This program also imparts business ethics and values that will aid students in adjusting to the fluctuating demands of business. Graduates of this program are well prepared in related fields of management and entrepreneurship.
Program Learning Outcomes
- Use professional communication skills to express understanding of accounting principles and practices to diverse audiences.
- Evaluate accounting and business information by using analytical and critical thought processes.
- Apply concepts, principles, and practices if accounting, including proficiency in auditing methods and fiscal planning.
Students must complete all the required core courses (48 Credits). Each course is valued as 3 Credits
ACCT 100 Introduction to Accounting I
ACCT 102 Introduction to Accounting II
ACCT 115 Applied Macro and International Economics I
ACCT 122 Applied Macro and International Economics II
FIN 235 Management Accounting and Control
ACCT 309 Accounting Information Systems
ACCT 306 Income Tax Accounting
ACCT 331 Financial Accounting I
ACCT 332 Financial Accounting II
ACCT 400 International Accounting
ACCT 411 Taxes and Business Strategy I
ACCT 412 Taxes and Business Strategy II
ACCT 404 Advanced Accounting Problems
Students must complete all seven business core courses. Each course is valued as 3 Credits.
BUS 100 Introduction to Business
BUS 217 Strategies in Decision Making
BUS 316 Business Enterprise Management
Total Credits required for Bachelor of Science in Accounting is 120.
Please refer to the University Catalog or website for admissions requirements; transfer credits policy; and tuition fees.