Accounting Major (UACG)

Accounting majors study and learn the concepts, procedures and techniques of financial accounting, managerial accounting and related areas such as taxation and auditing. The identification, measurement and recording of events that effect the financial position and changes in financial position of an entity as well as the preparation of financial statements and reports for external and internal decision makers are the foundation of the discipline and are the core content of the major. The accounting program provides students with the preparation for a career in accounting and a foundation for pursuing professional certifications such as Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Certified Management Accountant (CMA).

Major Required courses (19):
 ACCT 220 Introduction to Financial Accounting
 ACCT 221 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
 BUIS 200 Introduction to Business Systems
 ECON 101 Principles of Macroeconomics
 ECON 102 Principles of Microeconomics
 FINA 330 Managerial Finance I
 MGMT 215 Legal Environment of Business
 MGMT 280 Organizational Behavior
 MGMT 372 Operations Management
 QUAN 201 Quantitative Modeling for Business and Economics
 QUAN 202 Statistical Analysis for Business and Economics

 ACCT 321 Intermediate Accounting I
 ACCT 322 Intermediate Accounting II
 ACCT 303 Accounting Information Systems
 ACCT 326 Cost Accounting
 ACCT 428 Taxation
 ACCT 429 Auditing

 MGMT 485 Business Policy and Strategy

 *MATH 123 College Algebra

*Students with a score on the mathematics placement exam which allows them to take MATH 200 Precalculus may substitute:
 MATH 200 Precalculus
 MATH 215 Finite Mathematics or
 MATH 219 Calculus I - for MATH123 College Algebra.

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