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Undergraduate: Accounting

  • Program Overview

    Accounting (ACC)

    The Accounting minor provides students with a strong academic foundation in the field of accounting which will serve as a basis for further advanced study in accounting at the graduate level. It is anticipated that students who declare the accounting minor will continue their accounting education by enrolling in the MBA program in order to prepare themselves for the Uniform Certified Public Accountancy exam and a career in public accounting.

  • Degrees and Requirements

    Requirements for the minor in Accounting

    Students may apply to the accounting minor at any time during their academic career provided that their cumulative grade point average is 3.20 or higher.  Business and non-business majors may complete the accounting minor.  

    For business majors, successful completion of the accounting minor will satisfy the accounting specialization requirement. However, only the accounting minor will be reflected on the student’s academic transcript.

    Completion of the minor requires 24 credits.

    The following courses comprise the accounting minor:

    • ACC 210 Financial Accounting
    • ACC 214 Managerial Cost Analysis and Applications
    • ACC 310 Intermediate Accounting I              
    • ACC 311 Federal Income Taxation I                                  
    • ACC 313 Intermediate Accounting II                        
    • ACC 314 Federal Income Taxation II  
    • ACC 400 External Auditing
    • BUS 325 Legal Environment of Business 

    All courses must be taken for a letter grade and passed with a grade of C or higher. 

    Transfer Credit Policy for Students in the Accounting Minor

    Students may apply a maximum of nine transfer credits toward the Accounting Minor.

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  • Contact

    Accounting (ACC)

    Minor in Accounting

    College of Business

    Dean: Haresh Gurnani

    Associate Dean: Danling Jiang

    Director of Undergraduate Studies:  Christine Pitocco

    Office of Student Services: 109 Harriman Hall

    Phone: (631) 632-7171


    Fax: (631) 632-8181





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