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Accounting Concentration

Accounting is the communication of financial and non-financial information that measures operational success and failure for a firm and is utilized as a guide to making effective business decisions.

Some accounting courses will help you prepare for several qualifying examinations, such as Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Management Accountant (CMA), and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Meet with your adviser if you plan on pursuing one of these exams to ensure you take the appropriate classes.

Accounting Concentration

After completing ACCT 2101 (Accounting I) and ACCT 2102 (Accounting II), students complete six advanced accounting elective courses (four required courses and two elective courses). Students must earn a grade of "C" or higher in all courses for a concentration.


Note: Pre-requisites are listed in parentheses. Pre-requisites will not be waived.

All 4 courses are required.

MGT 4027 - Financial Reporting and Analysis II (MGT 4026)


Note: Pre-requisites are listed in parentheses. Pre-requisites will not be waived.

Select at least 2 courses.

MGT 4015 - Advanced Managerial Accounting

MGT 4028 - Financial Reporting and Analysis of Technology Firms

MGT 4030 - International Accounting

MGT 4043 - Advanced Financial Reporting (previously taught as MGT 4803 - Advanced Financial Reporting. No credit allowed for both) (MGT 4026)

MGT 4047 - Ethics and Accounting (previously taught as MGT 4803 - Accounting Ethics. No credit allowed for both.) (ACCT 2101 and ACCT 2102)

MGT 4803 - Data Analytics in Accounting (ACCT 2101, ACCT 2102, and MGT 2250)

MGT 4910* - Special Problems/Independent Study taught by a College of Business Accounting faculty member.

*Only one (1) Special Problems (4910) course (3 hours) may be used toward a concentration.