Accounting Course Descriptions

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ACC 2210 - Principles of Financial Accounting - 4 cr.
An introduction to the preparation and use of financial accounting information. Course includes preparation and analysis of financial statements and related disclosures.

Prerequisite Course: MTH 1111


ACC 2220 - Prin of Managerial Accounting - 4 cr.
An introduction to the internal use of accounting information to plan, control and evaluate the activities of business organizations. Course emphasizes problem solving and decision making for manufacturing and service enterprises.

Prerequisite Courses: ACC 2210, CIS 1005, MTH 1111


ACC 3300 - Cost Accounting - 4 cr.
Examines the theory and practice of cost accumulation and analysis with particular emphasis on the design, operation and evaluation of cost management systems used by business enterprises.

Prerequisite Course: ACC 2220


ACC 3310 - Intermediate Accounting I - 4 cr.
Examines the theory of generally accepted accounting principles and its application to complex financial reporting issues including the valuation of balance sheet accounts, determination of net income and preparation of financial statements and related disclosures.

Prerequisite Course: ACC 2220


ACC 3320 - Intermediate Accounting II - 4 cr.
Examines the theory of generally accepted accounting principles and its application to complex financial reporting issues including the valuation of balance sheet accounts, determination of net income and preparation of financial statements and related disclosures.

Prerequisite Course: ACC 2220


ACC 3400 - Accounting Information Systems - 4 cr.
Examines the theory and practice of data management and control as they relate to the design, implementation and use of accounting information systems.

Prerequisite Course: ACC 2220


ACC 3777 - Selected Topics in Accounting - 1-4 cr.
An in-depth examination of a current accounting issue. Topics may relate to any functional area of the accounting profession and are chosen based on the mutual interest of faculty and students. Prerequisite: permission of instructor.


ACC 4420 - Income Tax Accounting - 4 cr.
Examines the application of current income tax regulations to individuals and business entities. A strategic decision-making approach is emphasized. Completion of ACC 2210 is recommended prior to enrollment in this course.

Prerequisite Course: ACC 2210


ACC 4430 - Auditing - 4 cr.
Examines the standards and procedures associated with a financial statement audit conducted by an independent accountant.

Prerequisite Courses: ACC 3310, ACC 3320, ACC 3400


ACC 4450 - Advanced Accounting - 4 cr.
Examines the accounting issues associated with business combinations, intercompany investments, partnerships and governmental and not-for-profit entities.

Prerequisite Course: ACC 3320


ACC 4555 - Accounting Internship - 0-16 cr.
A supervised, off-campus work experience that allows the student to apply concepts and techniques learned in the classroom. Students work with a faculty advisor to design the internship and are evaluated by the advisor, as well as an on-site supervisor.


ACC 4777 - Selected Topics in Accounting - 1-4 cr.
A supervised, off-campus work experience that allows the student to apply concepts and techniques learned in the classroom. Students work with a faculty advisor to design the internship and are evaluated by the advisor, as well as an on-site supervisor.


ACC 4999 - Independent Study - 1-4 cr.
Student selects a topic in professional accounting and completes an individual study that may involve research and/or field experience. Prerequisite: approval of instructor and department chair.