Accounting Course Plan

Catalog Year 2016-2017

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

Introduction to Business (BUSN 110) 3 credits
Knowing & Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
MATH GE Requirement 3 credits
HIST, INTL or PSCI GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 15 credits

Spring Semester

Statistics for Business & Economics (BUSN 240) 3 credits
Principles of Macroeconomics (ECON 202) 3 credits
Bible Survey (BIBL 100) 3 credits
HUMA 290 or Fine Arts GE Requirement 3 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 31 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Principles of Financial Accounting (ACCT 271) 3 credits
Principles of Microeconomics (ECON 201) 3 credits
Principles of Management (MGMT 260) 3 credits
HUMA 205 or LITR & PHIL GE Requirement 3 credits
BIBL/RELI GE Requirement 3 credits
Career Mapping & Obtaining an Internship (GEED 216 - optional/recommended) 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 47 credits

Spring Semester

Principles of Managerial Accounting (ACCT 272) 3 credits
Business Finance (FINC 260) 3 credits
Principles of Marketing (MKTG 260) 3 credits
Business Ethics (BUSN 290) 3 credits
History & Theology of Christianity (RELI 300) 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 62 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

Global Business (GBSN 300) 3 credits
Principles of Taxation (ACCT 350) 3 credits
Financial Accounting & Reporting I (ACCT 371) 3 credits
Accounting Information Systems (ACCT 370) 3 credits
Electives 6 credits
Semester Total 18 credits
Cumulative Total 80 credits

Spring Semester

Business Law (BUSN 360) 3 credits
Financial Accounting & Reporting II (ACCT 372) 3 credits
Management Accounting (ACCT 481) 3 credits
Volunteer Tax Assistance (ACCT 405) 1 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 95 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Senior Capstone (BUSN 491/492) 3 credits
Financial Accounting & Reporting III (ACCT 373) 3 credits
Auditing (ACCT 472) 3 credits
Corporate Taxation (ACCT 480) 3 credits
Electives 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 110 credits

Spring Semester

Advanced Accounting (ACCT 471) 3 credits
Forensic Accounting (ACCT 485 - by application only) 3 credits
Strategic Management (BUSN 486) 3 credits
Culture & Christianity (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Developing a Professional Identity (GEED 218 - optional/recommended) 1 credits
Electives 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

Notes

Math requirment may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.

For students considering the CPA, a minimum of 150 credit hours is required to take the exam. In Oregon, only four credits of field experience/internhip credit is allowed towards the 150 total.