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Bachelor of Arts

The accounting concentration provides students a broad based view of relevant accounting concepts.

Concentration Objectives

Upon completion of this concentration, the student should be able to apply the basic responsibilities of accountants in assisting organizations in financial and economic based decisions.

Concentration Course List

ACC4030 Introductory Auditing 3 credits 5 weeks

This course introduces the basic evidential procedures involved in supporting the various types of audits, in compliance with Generally Accepted Auditing Standards (GAAS). 


ACC4040 Managerial Accounting 3 credits 5 weeks

This course presents alternative methods of preparing managerial accounting information and examines how these methods are used by companies. Students will evaluate the concepts of cost accounting as a managerial tool for business strategy and implementation.  Emphasis is placed on both the development of analytical skills and the values and behaviors that make managerial accountants effective in the workplace.


ACC4050 Accounting Information Systems 3 credits 5 weeks

This course provides students the insight into the implementation and management of automated accounting systems, with an emphasis on internal controls and information accuracy. 

Recommendation: BUS3040 Business Information Systems

Admission Requirements

  • A minimum of 50 semester credits from an institution of higher learning accredited regionally or by ABHE.
  • Official transcript directly from all institutions previously attended.
  • GPA of 2.0 or better (on a 4.0 scale) on all prior work.
  • Application form and payment of Application Fee.

Any applicant not meeting the above-stated requirements may petition for consideration.