Minor Overview

You don’t have to work in business or finance to reap the benefits of accounting. The tools and broad perspective the accounting minor offers can prove useful in virtually every profession, as well as in your personal life. If you’re interested in augmenting your major and broadening your professional skills, this is a great way to gain a familiarity with the central tenets of accounting.

This six-course program examines managerial and financial accounting and offers a number of electives such as Auditing Theory and Practice and Advanced Federal Income Tax Procedure. Our faculty brings a wealth of experience to the classroom, having worked as certified public accountants, business professionals and lawyers.

Curriculum and Requirements

Accounting Minor Curriculum

The minor in accounting requires six courses. Students wishing to minor in accounting must complete:

AC 211Financial Accounting3
AC 212Managerial Accounting3
AC 305Intermediate Accounting I3
Select three of the following:9
AC 306
Intermediate Accounting II
AC 307
Intermediate Accounting III
AC 323
Cost Accounting
AC 335
Accounting Systems
AC/CIS 350
Advanced Excel Programming (CIS 350)
AC 405
Advanced Accounting
AC 411
Auditing Theory and Practice
AC 412
Advanced Auditing
AC 431
Federal Income Taxation of Individuals
AC 432
Federal Income Taxation of Business Entities
Total Credits18

Additional course details
Explore descriptions, schedule and instructor information using the Course Finder tool.