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 Accounting Certificate 

 

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School of Business
Certificate in Accounting

A  Certificate in Accounting permits students interested in a career in public accounting, who have a non-accounting business degree or are currently enrolled in a non-business bachelor degree program, to develop the knowledge and technical skills to advance their employment potential and prepare them for professional certification exams. 

Certificate in Accounting:

Effective for Students Entering the Program as of Spring 2009

This certificate permits students interested in a career as a Certified Public Accountant who have a non-accounting bachelors’ degree or are currently enrolled in a non-accounting bachelor degree program to pursue a program of study that will prepare them for the Uniform CPA exam. 

Program of study will include 30 hours selected from the following courses:

 

Related Business Courses

 

Course

Title

 Cr

CPSC  210

Productivity Software                       

3

ECON 219

Business Statistics                             

3

ECON  202

Principles of Microeconomics

3

FIN 320

Managerial Finance                               

3

MGMT 351

Organizational Behavior                  

3

Accounting Courses

ACCT 209

Financial Accounting

3

ACCT 210

Managerial Accounting

3

ACCT 330

Accounting Information Systems

3

ACCT 308

Federal Individual Income Tax

3

ACCT 310

Cost Accounting

3

ACCT 313

Intermediate Accounting I

3

ACCT 314

Intermediate Accounting II

3

ACCT 411

Audit Theory and Practice

3

ACCT 413

Advanced Accounting

3

ACCT 340

Legal Environment of Business

3

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Approved elective

3

 * Approved 300/400 Accounting or Finance course

Program Prerequisite/Co-requisite: Bachelor’s Degree

Program Requirement: 

The Certificate in Accounting will be awarded upon successful completion of approved coursework with a 2.5 GPA for all courses taken at SRU.  Students must complete a minimum of 12 hours of coursework at SRU.

 

 

Accredited Programs:
BSBA in Accounting, BSBA in Economics, BSBA in Finance, BSBA in Management, BSBA in Marketing
Candidates for accreditation:
BSBA in Sustainable Management, MBA

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