By completing a minor in accounting, you can complement your education and develop a personal brand that will help you stand out in the job market. Students who complete an accounting minor broaden their learning experiences and professional opportunities by gaining more depth in operational accounting topics. This minor is closed to students majoring in accounting.
An introduction to the way in which corporations report their financial performance to interested stakeholders such as investors and creditors. Coverage of the accounting cycle, generally accepted accounting principles, and analytical tools help students become informed users of financial statements.
Introduction to the use of accounting information by managers within a business. Explores the value of accounting information for the planning and controlling of operations, assessing the cost of a product/service, evaluating the performance of managers, and strategic decision making.
|Choose three of the following|
Intermediate Financial Accounting I*
Intermediate Financial Accounting II*
Personal and Small Business Taxation*
Accounting Information Systems
Accounting for Government and Not-for-profit Organizations
Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination
Seminar in Accounting
Business Law I†
Personal Financial Management†
Business Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility†
* These courses are recommended for students interested in pursuing CPA certification.
† Students may choose one of these courses as a substitute for an accounting elective.