Accounting, B.S.

A minor is not required with this major.

School of Business Admission Requirements

Requirements:

Required Courses:

AC 300Intermediate Accounting I

3

AC 301Cost Management Systems

3

AC 302Introduction to Income Taxation

3

AC 312Intermediate Accounting II

3

AC 313Intermediate Accounting III

3

AC 335Accounting Analytics and Professional Competencies

3

AC 340Accounting Information Systems

3

AC 445Auditing

3

Common Business Core:

AC 211Introduction to Financial Accounting

3

AC 212Introduction to Managerial Accounting

3

BUS 480Capstone Seminar

0

FIN 295Managerial Finance

3

LAW 250The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

3

MC 207Managerial Communication I

3

MGT 295Fundamentals of Management and Organizational Behavior

3

MGT 480Strategic Management

3

MIS 201Introduction to Management Information Systems

3

MKT 295Fundamentals of Marketing

3

Directed Accounting Electives:

Select two courses (6 credits) from the following:

AC 311Accounting Applications

3

AC 402Fundamentals of Corporate Taxation

3

AC 404Taxation of Business Pass-Through Entities

3

AC 407Advanced Accounting

3

AC 410Fraud Examination

3

AC 420Managerial Analysis & Cost Control

3

AC 421Accounting for Lean Enterprises

3

AC 430Accounting for Non-Profit Institutions

3

AC 455Internal Auditing

3

AC 490Current Accounting Topics

3

AC 497Independent Study in Accounting

3

AC 498Internship in Accounting

3

LAW 400Advanced Business Law

3

FIN 301Intermediate Managerial Finance

3

FIN 300Personal Financial Planning

3

Five Year Accelerated BS/MS Program in Accounting

Eligible students can apply for admission to the Five Year Accelerated BS/MS Program in Accounting during their junior year of study.  Selected students will be able to complete a BS- Accounting and a M.S. in Accounting in 5 years.  For accepted students, two three (3)-credit graduate Accounting courses will replace two three (3)-credit undergraduate Accounting elective courses. Students typically apply during their junior year of study and must meet the requirements specified below:   

1.     Have at least a 3.3 cumulative grade point average. 

2.     Completed 60 earned credit hours by the end of the Fall semester of their junior year.  At least 30 credits must have been earned at CCSU 

3.     Admission to School of Business Accounting major. 

4.     Meet the MSA program admission criteria. 

 

How to Apply 

Apply online to the School of Graduate Studies at https://www.ccsu.edu/grad/.  Students will submit a current resume and one recommendation letter from a CCSU Accounting professor by March 1st of their junior year.  Instruction for submitting the recommendation letter and for uploading the resume will be found within the online Accelerated BS/MS Program in Accounting application. CCSU transcripts will be obtained automatically by the Graduate Recruitment and Admissions Office.  

It is highly recommended to apply early for admission to this program to receive dedicated advising. 

Five Year Accelerated B.S.- Accounting / MBA Program

Eligible students can apply for admission to the Five Year Accelerated B.S.- Accounting / MBA Program during their junior year of study.  Selected students will be able to complete a BS- Accounting and  MBA in 5 years.  For accepted students, two three (3)-credit graduate Accounting courses will replace two three (3)-credit undergraduate Accounting elective courses. Students typically apply during their junior year of study and must meet the requirements specified below:   

1.     Have at least a 3.3 cumulative grade point average. 

2.     Completed 60 earned credit hours by the end of the Fall semester of their junior year.  At least 30 credits must have been earned at CCSU 

3.     Admission to School of Business Accounting major. 

4.     Meet the MBA program admission criteria. 

 

How to Apply 

Apply online to the School of Graduate Studies at https://www.ccsu.edu/grad/.  Students will submit a current resume and one recommendation letter from a CCSU Accounting professor by March 1st of their junior year.  Instruction for submitting the recommendation letter and for uploading the resume will be found within the online Accelerated B.S.- Accounting / MBA Program application. CCSU transcripts will be obtained automatically by the Graduate Recruitment and Admissions Office.  

It is highly recommended to apply early for admission to this program to receive dedicated advising. 

Total Credit Hours: 30