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The Honors Professional Accountancy program provides students the eligibility to sit for four professional accounting exams (CPA, CMA, CIA, and CFE), along with special recognition on the transcript. Students in this program also have the opportunity to earn both the BBA in Accounting Information Management and the MBA with a concentration in Accounting in a five-year period. This program also features selective admission with enrollment caps, dedicated faculty mentors assigned to each student, experiential learning projects as part of the curriculum, and cohorts for all accounting coursework. The six experiential learning projects provide skill building and growth opportunities for each student in their area(s) of interest.

Preadmission Requirements:

  • Letter of application may be submitted but will not be considered until after completion of 30 credit hours with a 3.25 GPA overall and in major courses.
  • Completion of ACCT202 with a B+ or higher or the transfer of ACCT202 with a B+ or higher.
    Two letters of reference.
  • Committee interview (committee will be comprised of the Associate Dean in charge of Accounting and Finance, the Accounting Honors Program Director, and the Department Coordinator for Accounting and Finance at the respective site of application).

Continued Enrollment Requirements:

  • Maintenance of 3.0 GPA overall and in major courses.
  • A Statement of Purpose must be submitted prior to beginning graduate-level coursework. 

Undergraduate degree completion: 

  • Student may submit an application for graduation for the BBA Honors Professional Accountancy upon successful completion of all required undergraduate courses and ACCT625, ACCT640, and ACCT650.


**Which class should I take? When should I take it?  Please click here for a recommended program sequence.

Foundations of Excellence39 cr.
ACES100Achieving Career and Education Success3 cr.
COMM120Presentation Techniques3 cr.
ECON200Microeconomics3 cr.
ECON201Macroeconomics3 cr.
ENGL109Composition3 cr.
ENGL110Advanced Composition3 cr.
ENGL311Professional Writing3 cr.
ENVS125Introduction to Environmental Studies3 cr.
MATH125Intermediate Algebra3 cr.
SOSC201Diversity in Society3 cr.
STAT220Introduction to Statistics3 cr.
HUMNHumanities Elective3 cr.
SOSCSocial Science Elective3 cr.
Foundations of Business32 cr.
ACCT201Accounting Foundations I4 cr.
ACCT202Accounting Foundations II 4 cr.
ACCT220Accounting Information Technology3 cr.
BITS211Microcomputer Applications: Spreadsheet3 cr.
BUSN120Introduction to Business3 cr.
BUSN210Professional Ethics3 cr.
FINC211Corporate Finance3 cr.
LEGL210Business Law Foundations3 cr.
MGMT211Management Foundations3 cr.
MKTG211Marketing Foundations3 cr.
Major77 cr.
ACCT213Cost Accounting3 cr.
ACCT301Intermediate Accounting I4 cr.
ACCT302Intermediate Accounting II4 cr.
ACCT310Accounting Fraud Examination3 cr.
ACCT315Federal Taxation I 3 cr.
ACCT316Federal Taxation II3 cr.
ACCT318Payroll & State Tax3 cr.
ACCT320Auditing and Assurance Services 3 cr.
ACCT415Advanced Accounting Topics3 cr.
ACCT420Governmental and Not-For-Profit Accounting3 cr.
ACCT490Accounting BBA Internship3 cr.
BUSN488TBBA Major Field Test0 cr.
HNRS301-306Honors Accountancy Projects0 cr.
IAAS221Security Foundations3 cr.
Graduate Level courses39 cr.
ACCT600-700Graduate Level Accounting Elective3 cr.
ACCT625 Accounting Information Systems3 cr.
ACCT640Managerial Accounting3 cr.
ACCT650Accountant Responsibilities & Ethics3 cr.
ACCT760Internal Controls and Legal Issues3 cr.
BUSN650Business Analysis3 cr.
ECON625Managerial Economics3 cr.
FINC620Financial Management3 cr.
MGMT645Organizational Development and Culture3 cr.
MKTG610Marketing Strategies 3 cr.
Capstone6 cr.
ACCT795Accounting Research3 cr.
Open Electives2 cr.