PEAK Majors

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Accounting 150 Hours major

54 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

MAT-125 or MAT-212

Data Analysis and Statistics or
Advanced Statistical Methods

3

MAT-150

Applied Calculus: A Modeling Approach

4

Accounting Courses

ACC-221

Financial Accounting

3

ACC-222

Managerial Accounting

3

ACC-318

Intermediate Accounting I

3

ACC-320

Intermediate Accounting II

3

ACC-423

Auditing

3

ACC-424

Tax Accounting I

3

Complete 2 courses from the following:

ACC-323

Electronic Accounting Analysis

3

ACC-425

Tax Accounting II

3

ACC-426

Fund Accounting

3

ACC-427

Cost Accounting

3

Business Courses

BUS-100

Introduction to Business

3

BUS-150

Business Computer Applications

3

BUS-270

Principles of Economics

3

BUS-325

Principles of Management

3

BUS-330

Principles of Finance

3

BUS-350

Management Science

3

BUS-360

Principles of Marketing

3

BUS-391

Legal Environment of Business

3

BUS-494 or
BUS-497

Independent Study or
Internship

3

Capstone

BUS-499

Business and Accounting Capstone

3

Student Learning Outcomes

  • To help students develop a professional attitude and approach to work in accounting and other settings.
  • To help students refine an ethical standard that is humane, rational, and consistent with a focus on service to society.
  • To help students develop the ability in a business and societal context to think critically, reason analytically, solve both quantitative and qualitative problems effectively, and express oneself convincingly both orally and in writing
  • To help students gain in-depth knowledge of economic analysis, business computer application, financial accounting, managerial accounting, auditing, tax accounting, fund accounting, cost accounting, and the core business disciplines.
  • To help students apply the abilities and knowledge gained to compete favorably for admission to graduate programs and for employment.

There is an exception that this program will take five years to complete. Students choosing this major must complete at least 150 credit hours to graduate, including 74 credits outside of the Business and Accounting Department. NOTE: Students may not get both the Business Administration major and Accounting Major.