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Bachelor of Science in Business Administration - Option in Accountancy (120 units)

The Accountancy curriculum is designed to meet the general education goals of those entering the accounting profession. It satisfies the requirements established by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and may be used to meet educational requirements for the California CPA Certificate. The accounting program develops an understanding of an organization's management information system on a broad base of general education and business administration courses. The program is carefully planned and rigorous, building the conceptual, analytical, and communication skills necessary to succeed in the accounting profession. It prepares students for careers in all areas of accounting, including the necessary qualifications for professional examinations such as the C.P.A., C.M.A., C.I.A.


Take all of the following:

  • ACCT 300A Intermediate Accounting (4)
    Prerequisites: ACCT 201 with a grade of "C" or better.
  • ACCT 300B Intermediate Accounting (4)
    Prerequisites: ACCT 300A with a grade of "C" or better.
  • ACCT 351 Federal Tax Law (4)
    Prerequisites: Any upper-division Accountancy course with a grade of "C" or better.
  • ACCT 400 Advanced Accounting (4)
    Prerequisites: ACCT 300B with grade of "C" or better, IS 301.
  • ACCT 470 Auditing (4)
    Prerequisites:ACCT 300B, ACCT 320 with grades of "C" or better, IS 301.
  • ACCT 480 Accounting Systems & Data Processing (4)
    Prerequisites: IS 300, ACCT 300B and ACCT 320 with grades of "C" or better, IS 301.

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