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). 

Prerequisite:
ACC4010 Accounting II

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.

Prerequisite:
ACC4010 Accounting II

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. 

Prerequisite:
ACC4010 Accounting II
Recommendation: BUS3040 Business Information Systems