Bachelor of Business Administration – Major in Accounting


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Program Description

This concentration prepares students in diverse aspects like the preparation of financial statements, analysis of costs, contributions, audit, and principles of accounting outpost. The student has the opportunity to take additional courses in the areas of contributing systems of Florida, federal contributions, computerized information systems of accounting, information systems of accounting, accounting for government and organizations without profit aims.

Program Objectives

  1. To provide a course of study consistent with the needs of the industry.
  2. To provide knowledge of the theories of accounting.
  3. To provide an understanding of the processes of accounting and the use of computers.
  4. To stimulate a positive attitude toward education, strengthening the concept of education as an on-going process.
  5. To promote participation in community affairs.
  6. To develop among students, good interpersonal, and communication skills.
  7. To provide workshops in management techniques, marketing, accounting, and computers.

Program Outcomes

The students will:

  1. Establish and maintain a continuous development in technological use applied to accounting.
  2. Promote changes in his/her labor environment.
  3. Work in accountability positions in the private industry as well as in government agencies.
  4. Have knowledge of analysis, design, and application techniques of accountability theories.
  5. Be able to assume multiple roles as analysts, budget evaluators, or auditors.
  6. Prepare accounting reports in English and Spanish.
  7. Enroll in continuing education courses.
  8. Communicate adequately in English and Spanish both orally and in writing.
Curricular Sequence Credits
General Education Courses 51
Core/Professional Courses 45
Accounting Major Courses 18
Management Major Concentration Courses 9
Total 123

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General Education Courses (51 Credits)

  • ENGL 115-O English Reading and Writing I
  • ENGL 331-O Public Speaking
  • SPAN 116-O Reading, Writing, and Oral Communication in Spanish II
  • COMP 110-O Computer and Software
  • SCIE 111-O Integrated Science I
  • HUMA 101-O World Cultures I
  • MATH 111-O Intermediate Algebra I
  • SOSC 111-O Individual, Community, Government, and Social Responsibility I
  • ENGL 116-O English Reading and Writing II
  • SPAN 115-O Reading, Writing, and Oral Communication in Spanish I
  • SPAN 255-O Spanish for Writing and Research
  • SCIE 112-O Integrated Science II
  • HUMA 102-O World Cultures II
  • MATH 112-O Intermediate Algebra II
  • PSYC 123-O General Psychology (Compendium)

Professional Courses (45 Credits)

  • ACCO 111-O Introduction to Accounting I
  • ECON 121-O Introduction to Economics: Microeconomics
  • STAT 201-O Administration Statistics I
  • MANA 210-O Business Administration Theory
  • MANA 230-O Organizational Behavior
  • MARK 133-O Marketing Principles
  • ENTR 360-O Entrepreneurship
  • QYLE 110-O Attitude Development and University Adaptation
  • ACCO 112-O Introduction to Accounting II
  • ECON 122-O Introduction to Economics: Macroeconomics
  • STAT 202-O Administration Statistics II
  • MANA 204-O Business Law and Professional Ethics
  • MANA 340-O Operations Management
  • FINA 202-O Business Finance
  • INBU 350-O International Business

Major Courses (18 Credits)

  • ACCO 301-O Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACCO 303-O Cost Accounting
  • ACCO 320-O Federal Income Tax I
  • ACCO 302-O Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACCO 304-O Auditing I
  • ACCO 453-O Accounting Project

Specialization Courses (Select one of the areas)

Auditing (9 Credits)

  • ACCO 307-O Auditing II
  • ACCO 330-O Corporate Accounting Government
  • ACCO 310-O Forensic Accounting
  • ACCO 340-O EDP Auditing

Financial Analysis (9 Credits)

  • ACCO 391-O Cost Accounting II
  • ACCO 396-O Managerial Accounting II
  • ACCO 395-O Managerial Accounting I
  • FINA 410-O Corporate Finance

Language skills in English and in Spanish will be assessed with a placement test. Additional language courses may be needed according to the Student’s proficiency in each language. If students qualify for Preparatory Language Courses or developmental Language Courses, they must enroll in the courses immediately to increase academic performance in the language. Students must comply with state certification requirements for the degree as applicable. QYLE 110-O must be taken within the first term of enrollment.

Last updated Aug 2020

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