2020-2021 College Catalog 
    Feb 01, 2023  
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting, B.S.

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B.S. Degree in Accounting

The degree program in Accounting is based on a strong foundation in the General Business Core Curriculum, which provides our graduates with strong business managerial knowledge. After completing the Business Core Curriculum, students may select upper level courses in Accounting and obtain a B.S. degree in Accounting. In this degree program, students may select courses that prepare them to take the C.P.A. Examination. Please note that as of August 2009, students seeking to be certified as a public accountant in New York State must complete an additional 30 credits beyond the B.S. in Accounting, and have a minimum of 33 Accounting Credits and 36 Business Credits.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting

The B.S. in Accounting requires completion of 120 credits. The 120 credits of the program are distributed as follows:

B.S. Degree in Accounting
HEGIS Code: 0501.00
CIP Code: 52.0301

Fixed/Required Core

Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning

Total Credits: 12

Total Credits: 12

Required Electives

(3 credits (from the list below)

Total Credits: 78

Grand Total Credits: 120

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