Post Baccalaureate of Science in Business Administration – Accounting

The following requirements are effective for students admitted on or after Fall 2017:

Overall Graduation Requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution in a different discipline
  • Minimum 30 Credit Hours
  • Minimum Cumulative G.P.A.: 2.00
  • 30 Credit Hours of Residency Courses
  • 9 Credits of Upper-Level Major Residency Courses

Program Major Requirements (30 credit hours):

  • BUA 101 Financial Accounting for Management & Decision Making (3)
  • BUA 211 Accounting for Management Decisions (3)
  • BUA 201 Intermediate Financial Reporting I (3)
  • BUA 202 Intermediate Financial Reporting II (3)
  • BUA 276 Taxation (3)
  • BUA 379 Accounting Information Systems (3)
  • BUA 458 Accounting Seminar (3)

Complete one of the following concentrations:

Financial Accounting

  • BUA 343 Advanced Accounting I (3)
  • BUA 448 Auditing, Assurance & Consulting Services (3)
  • Complete one of the following courses (3):
    • BUA 301 Governmental and Not for Profit Accounting
    • BUA 376 Advanced Taxation
    • BUA 387 Fraud Examination

Management Accounting

  • BUA 343 Advanced Accounting I (3)
  • BUA 345 Cost Management I (3)
  • Complete one of the following courses (3):
    • BUA 346 Cost Management II
    • BUA 351 Investment Management
    • BUA 387 Fraud Examination

Governmental Accounting

  • BUA 301 Governmental & Not for Profit Accounting (3)
  • POS 354 Budgeting & Financial Administration (3)
  • Complete one of the following courses (3):
    • BUA 346 Cost Management II
    • BUA 376 Advanced Taxation*
    • BUA 387 Fraud Examination
    • BUA 448 Auditing, Assurance & Consulting Services

 


Students who have taken one or more of the required courses listed above prior to entering the program should select substitutes from another concentration or from the following list:

  • BUA 252 Business Ethics
  • BUA 253 Principles of Investments
  • BUA 487 Advanced Fraud Examination

 

This program resides under the College of Professional Studies

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