The accounting minor is designed to develop knowledge of accounting principles, concepts and applications.
Students taking courses in accounting learn how to apply analytical reasoning skills to both business and accounting problems, including financial-statement analysis.
Graduates with an accounting minor may pursue additional accounting education to pursue a career as a certified public accountant. Students may also seek advanced degrees in law or business, e.g., Master of Science in Management.
The accounting minor requires a student complete a minimum of 20 credits.
- BUS1100 Introduction to Business
- BUS2203 Accounting for Business
- ACC3303 Intermediate Accounting I
Choose two additional accounting courses
- ACC3304 Intermediate Accounting II
- ACC3308 Cost Accounting
- ACC4406 Advanced Accounting
- ACC4407 Taxes
- ACC4408 Auditing
Students who major in economics or math and minor in accounting will have a great foundation for a career in accounting. Individuals with an accounting background may seek employment in accounting departments, personal financial planning, government agencies and a range of education and nonprofit entities.