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Accounting (ACNTG) - ARCHIVE

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Begin Date: Fall Semester 2004
End Date: Spring Semester 2007

Accounting - ARCHIVE

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College (ACNTG)

The Accounting major provides an opportunity to pursue a unique program that integrates knowledge and skill in accounting and information management. It helps prepare students for positions in public accounting firms, corporations, and government, where accounting skills are essential. In addition, the accounting major provides the necessary academic training for students interested in administrative responsibilities in the area of accounting.

For the B.S. degree in Accounting, a minimum of 123 credits is required. Each student must earn at least a grade of C in each 300- and 400-level course in the major field.

Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)

GENERAL EDUCATION: 45 credits
(15 of these 45 credits are included in the REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)
(See description of General Education in front of Bulletin.)

FIRST-YEAR SEMINAR:
(Included in ELECTIVES or GENERAL EDUCATION course selection)

UNITED STATES CULTURES AND INTERNATIONAL CULTURES:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

WRITING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM:
(Included in REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR)

ELECTIVES: 1 credit

REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MAJOR: 92 credits
(This includes 15 credits of General Education courses: 6 credits of GQ courses; 6 credits of GS courses; 3 credits of GWS courses.)

PRESCRIBED COURSES (67 credits)
CMPSC 203 GQ(4) (Sem: 1-2)
ACCTG 211(4), B A 243(4), ECON 002 GS(3), ECON 004 GS(3), ENGL 202D GWS(3), MIS 204(2), SCM 200(4) (Sem: 3-4)
ACNTG 310(4), ACNTG 311(3), ACNTG 312(3), ACNTG 320(3), FNC 300(3), MANGT 300(3), MRKTG 300(3), SCM 310(3) (Sem: 5-6)
ACNTG 410(3), ACNTG 412(3), ACNTG 422(3), ACNTG 423(3), MANGT 470W(3) (Sem: 7-8)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (13 credits)
MATH 110 GQ(4) or MATH 140 GQ(4) (Sem: 1-2)
Select 3 credits from ECNS 470(3), MANGT 480 IL(3), MRKTG 470(3), or other 400-level international business course (Sem: 5-8)
Select 6 credits from ACNTG 340(3), ACNTG 413(3), ACNTG 420(3), ACNTG 421(3), ACNTG 495(1-18), or other 300- to 400-level courses either within the major or from other business areas (see School list of approved courses) (Sem: 5-8)

SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (12 credits)
Select 12 credits from the nonbusiness supporting course list for the major. (Sem: 1-8)

Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 2004

Blue Sheet Item #: 32-06-037

Review Date: 4/13/04

UCA Revision #1: 8/2/06

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