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Students pursuing an Accounting degree at Curry CollegeEarn the Accounting degree that really lets you focus on your passion. With a wide range of courses – many that are typically only offered in master’s programs, you can dive right into the field and see where your skills fit best.

Apply logical thinking to business and accounting practices, learn research analysis, and explore ethics in accounting. Analyze information systems, evaluate organizational system risks, and learn to communicate as an accounting professional.

With this degree, you will be qualified to sit for professional certification examinations, such as the CPA and the CMA. The program will also prepare you to pursue a graduate program in Accounting, Taxation, Business or Law, or you can jump right into a variety of accounting roles.

No matter which accounting career you choose, you’ll be ready to take on a variety of roles in the industry.

Course Requirements and Information

Prerequisites:

MGT 1510 Business Management I 1 3
MGT 1511 Business Management II 3
MGT 1610 Economics: Macro 3
MGT 1611 Economics: Micro 3
ACNT 1010 Financial Accounting (Prerequisite: Math Assessment) 3
ACNT 1011 Managerial Accounting 3


Major Core Requirements:

ACNT 2010 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACNT 2011 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACNT 2020 Individual Federal Income Taxation 3
ACNT 2050 Accounting Information Systems 3
ACNT 3010 Cost Accounting 3
ACNT 3050 Auditing 3
MGT 2150 Quantitative Methods and Analytics 2,3 3
MGT 2250 Business Law 3
MGT 2510 Organizational Systems and Processes 3
MGT 2520 Marketing Management 3
MGT 2570 Financial Management 3
MGT 3930 Management of International Business 3
MGT 3950 Business Ethics Seminar 3
MGT 3980 Senior Seminar: Management Policy 3


Electives at the 2000/3000-level ( Choose three from the list below):

ACNT 2021 Business Entity Taxation 3
ACNT 2030 Financial Statement Analysis 3
ACNT 2040 International Accounting 3
ACNT 2060 Forensic Accounting 3
ACNT 3020 Financial Planning 3
ACNT 3030 Government and Not-for-Profit Accounting 3
ACNT 3450 Accounting Internship 3


Prerequisite or Corequisites:

1AC 2764 Business Presentations (for MGT 1510) 3
2MATH 1150 Statistics I (for MGT 2150) 3
3AC 2120 Electronic Spreadsheets: Excel (for MGT 2150) 3

ACNT 1010 Financial Accounting 3
ACNT 1011 Managerial Accounting 3
ACNT 2010 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACNT 2011 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACNT 2020 Individual Federal Income Taxation 3
ACNT 3010 Cost Accounting 3
ACNT 3050 Auditing 3
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Upon completion of the Bachelor of Science in Accounting, students will be able to:

  1. Apply logical thinking and critical analysis to business and accounting practices.
  2. Evaluate specific accounting issues through research analysis.
  3. Assess ethical issues in the accounting profession.
  4. Analyze information systems through evaluation of process controls and organizational system risks within a business process.
  5. Demonstrate verbal and written communication skills in accounting.

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