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Business Administration in Accountancy (BSB)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Fall 2008 - Summer 2009 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accountancy

Major: ACCY

Degree: BSB

Unit: College of Business (BU)

Department: Accountancy

The mission of the School of Accountancy is to meet the needs of our metropolitan and regional constituents by providing flexible and varied learning experiences to enable our students to succeed in their careers; by producing scholarly works to disseminate knowledge to the business and academic communities and to enrich the learning experiences of our students; and by using our expertise to serve the community, the university, and the accounting profession. The University of Louisville Accountancy Program is separately accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International).

+ See general education requirements

University wide General Education

Type

Hours
English 101 and 102 6
Comm 111, 112, 115, PolS 111, or WGST 203 3
Math (See Programmatic Req.) *(3)
+ Natural Sciences 7
+ Arts & Humanities 6
+ Social & Behaviorial Sciences *(9)6
Total 28(34)

 

* Note: Programmatic Requirements include six hours of the
Gen. Ed. (3 hours Math and 3 hours Social & Behaviorial Sciences)

 

Programmatic Requirements of the COB

Type

Hours
Camp 100 Campus Culture 1
Mathematics 107; 111 or 205 *(completes Math Gen Ed) 61
Logic, Phil 311 or 312 3
Ethics, Phil 222, 225, 321 or 323 3
English 306 Business Writing 3
BUS 201 Career Development 
Accounting 201-202 6
Economics 201-202 *(Completes 3 hours of Soc. & Beh. Sci.) 6
Management 201 (Statistics) 3
CIS 100 Microcomputer Applications 3
Total 35

Business Breadth

Type

Hours
FIN 301 Corporate Finance 3
MKT 301 Principles of Marketing 3
MGMT 301 Management and Org. Behavior 3
CLAW 301 Legal Environment of Business 3
CIS 300 Computer Information Systems 3
MGMT 401 Operations Management 3
Total 18

Accountancy Depth

Type

Hours
ACCT 301 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACCT 302 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACCT 310 Introduction to Accounting Information Systems 3
ACCT 315 Introduction to Taxation 3
ACCT 320 Managerial Cost Accounting 3
ACCT 411 Advanced Accounting Information Systems 3
ACCT 430 Auditing Theory and Practice 3
CIS 380 or MGMT 404 3
Accountancy Electives 6
Business Electives (not Accounting) 3
Arts & Sciences Electives 12
Total 45
Minimum Total 1262

Accoutancy Electives: Choose any 6 hours

Type

Hours
ACCT 353 Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations 3
ACCT 401 Advanced Accounting Problems 3
ACCT 415 Advanced Taxation 3
ACCT 420 Advanced Managerial Cost 3
Co-op in Accounting** 1-3

**Note: Co-op may be taken over more than one semester. No more than 3 credit hours may count towards the degree. Co-op hours may not be combined with other academic hours.

1 If Math 205 is taken, there will be 7 total hours of math.

2 Six hours of cultural diversity courses are required and may be incorporated within the degree program.

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