Accounting Comprehensive Major: Professional Emphasis

Program Requirements

A  minimum  of  57  credits  is  required  including  18  credits  of  Tool  Courses,  the 12-credit Accounting Nucleus:

Tool Courses
ACC 201Introduction to Financial Accounting3
ACC 202Introduction to Managerial Accounting3
ECON 202Microeconomics3
Select one of the following:3-4
College Algebra (GT-MA1)
Precalculus (GT-MA1)
Calculus I (GT-MA1)
One of the following:3
Statistics for Business and Economics
Probability and Statistics
One of the following:3
Spreadsheets and Analysis
Professional Computer Skills
Accounting Nucleus
ACC 301Intermediate Financial Accounting I3
ACC 302Intermediate Financial Accounting II3
ACC 320Advanced Management Accounting3
ACC 350Income Tax3
Total Credits30-31

And the following:

Major Requirements
ACC 340Accounting Information Systems3
ACC 410Auditing3
ACC 450Advanced Financial Accounting3
ACC 498Accounting Ethics3
BUAD 210Legal Environment of Business3
BUAD 270Principles of Marketing3
BUAD 315Business Law3
BUAD 360Managerial Finance3
One of the following:3
Organizational Behavior
Human Resource Management
Total Credits27

Capstone Course Requirement

ACC 498 Accounting Ethics will fulfill the capstone requirement for the Accounting Comprehensive Major: Professional Emphasis.  

Graduation Requirements

Undergraduate programs require a minimum of 120 semester credits for graduation.  Of those 120 credits, 40 credits must be in upper-division courses (those marked 300 and above).  Fifteen of these 40 upper-division credits must be earned in courses that are part of the standard or comprehensive major program being pursued. 

Students are expected to review all graduation requirements, which can be found in the Western Undergraduate Catalog: Graduation Requirements