Degree Requirements - Accounting

B.S. Degree in accounting

(Program for students admitted beginning September 1, 2009)
General Education 35
Foundation Requirements 13

GE 1000 Transition to Kean* 1
ENG 1030 College Composition 
(Minimum C Grade) 3
MATH 1044 Pre-Calculus for Business 3
COMM 1402 Speech Communication as Critical Citizenship 3
GE 2021 Research & Technology 3

 

Disciplinary & Interdisciplinary Distribution Requirements:

Humanities 6
ENG2403 World Literature** 3
AND (select one course from 
the following areas)
Fine Arts or Art History 3
Philosophy or Religion 3
Foreign Languages 
(Must take I and II for credit) 3
Music or Theatre 3
Interdisciplinary ID 1300 or ID 3230 3
Social Sciences 6
HIST 1000 History of Civilized 
Society in America** 3
AND (select one course from 
the following areas)
Psychology 3
Political Science 3
Sociology or Anthropology 3
Interdisciplinary ID 2415 3

Science & Mathematics 7
CPS 1032 Micro Applications 3
AND 
(select one of the following lab sciences)
Biology, Chemistry or Physics, Astronomy Earth Science, Geology, or Meteorology    4

 

Additional Requirement***  15

ECO 1020 Principles of Economics I 3
ECO 1021 Principles of Economics II  3
ECO 2120 Statistics for Eco 
and Business 3
PHIL 3310 Business Ethics 3
ENG 3090 Business and Tech. Writing
OR
COMM 3590 Business and Professional Communication 3
Major/GE Capstone Course*** 3
MGS 4999 Integrative Business 
Strategy 3

 

Major Requirements  ***57

Business Core Courses    24
MGS 2110    Quantitative Methods     3
MGS 2030    Principles of Management    3
ACC 2200    Principles of Accounting I    3
ACC2210    Principles of Accounting II    3
BLAW 2051    Business Law I    3
FIN 3310    Corporate Finance I    3
MKT 2500    Principles of Marketing    3
MGS 4010    Operations Management    3

 

Accounting Major Required Courses    33

ACCT 2232    Computerized Acc Systems    3    
ACCT 3210    Intermediate Accounting I    3
ACCT 3220    Intermediate Accounting II    3
ACCT 3230    Federal Income Taxes I    3
ACCT 3231    Federal Income Taxes II    3
ACCT 3240    Cost Accounting    3
ACCT 4210    Advanced Accounting    3
ACCT 4270    International Accounting    3
ACCT 4990    Auditing
BLAW 3052    Business Law II    3
UD Financial Elective    3    

 

Free Electives:    17

At least 50% must be at 3000 level 
or above.

 

Total    124

Special Notes:

*GE 1000: required of freshmen and transfers with less than 10 credits
**General Education required course
***Courses required by major, all require a grade of C or better

Writing Emphasis Requirement
All students are required to complete one “Writing–Emphasis” course. The “W-E” course must be within the major portion of your program. Consult your major advisor.

Foreign language Credit
The three credits for a foreign language that may satisfy the GE Disciplinary/Interdisciplinary Distribution Requirement is awarded only upon successful completion of two semesters of study at the introductory or intermediate level.

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