• Bachelor in Business Administration
    Accounting Program Requirements

    On Campus and Online

    The Business Professional Component requires 40 hours and must be completed by all accounting, business administration, finance, management, marketing, and computer information systems.

  • I. Written Composition: 6 hours

    A. Six semester hours from one of the following sequences:

    • EH 101. Written English I (3)
    • EH 102. Written English II (3)
      OR
    • EH 103. Honors English I (3)
    • EH 104. Honors English II (3)


    II. Humanities and Fine Arts: 12 hours
    A. Six semester hours from the following sequences:

    • EH 221. British Literature I (3)
    • EH 222. British Literature II (3)
      OR
    • EH 231. American Literature I (3)
    • EH 232. American Literature II (3)
      OR
    • EH 213. Honors Literature I (3)
    • EH 214. Honors Literature II (3)


    B. Three semester hours from the following:

    • SH 100. Principles of Public Speaking (3)
    • SH 150. Professional Speaking (3)


    C. Three semester hours from the following:

    • AT 100. Introduction to Art (3)
    • MU 100. Introduction to Music (3)
    • TH 100. Introduction to Theatre (3)
      OR
    • HR 100. Honors Forum (1)
      AND
      HR 200. Honors Special Topics: Interdisciplinary (2)


    III. Natural Sciences and Mathematics: 14 hours
    A. Six to seven semester hours from the following:

    • BQ 271. Business Statistics (3)
    • MH 266. Business Calculus (3)
      OR
      MH 114. Precalculus Trigonometry (3) (Technology Program majors only)
      OR
      MH 121. Calculus I (4) (Engineering Technology majors only)


    B. Eight semester hours of approved science courses with laboratory or eight semester hours from the following:

    • BY 101. Introductory Biology I (4)
    • BY 102. Introductory Biology II (4)
    • BY 103. Honors Biology (4)
    • BY 212. General Botany (4)
    • BY 222. General Zoology (4)
    • BY 231. Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4)
    • BY 232. Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4)
    • CH 101. Introductory General Chemistry (4)
    • CH 111. General Chemistry I (4)
    • CH 112. General Chemistry II (4)
    • EN 100. Introduction to Environmental Sciences (4)
    • ES 100. Introduction to Geology (4)
    • GE 102. Physical Geology (4)
    • PH 101. Introduction to Physical Sciences (4)
    • PH 190. Astronomy (4)
    • PH 201. College Physics I (4)
    • PH 202. College Physics II (4)


    IV. History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences: 12 hours
    A. Three semester hours from the following:

    • HY 101. History of Western Civilization I (3)
    • HY 103. Honors Western Civilization (3)
    • HY 104. Honors Western Civilization II (3)
    • HY 211. American History I (3)
    • HY 212. American History II (3)


    B. Three semester hours from the following:

    • AN 100. Introduction to Anthropology (3)
    • PS 110. American Government (3)
    • PY 100. General Psychology (3)
    • SY 100. Principles of Sociology (3)


    C. Six semester hours from the following:

    • EC 201. Principles of Microeconomics (3)
    • EC 202. Principles of Macroeconomics (3)


    V . Computer Information Systems: 3 hours
    A. Three semester hours from the following:

    • CS 205. Microcomputer Applications (3) (required for non-CIS majors)
      OR
      CS 210. Introduction to CIS (3) (required for CIS majors)


    VI: UWA Experience: 2 hours
    A. Two semester hours from the following:

    • UWA 101. Freshman Seminar (2) (on campus students only)

    Business Professional Component

    The Business Professional Component requires 40 hours and must be completed by all accounting, business administration, finance, management, marketing, and computer information systems. Students majoring in technology programs are not required to complete the Business Professional Component.

    • AC 211. Accounting I (3)
    • AC 212. Accounting II (3)
    • BA 263. Business Law and Legal Environment (3)
    • BA 420. Business Communications (3)
    • BA 400. Professional Development Seminar (3) *
      or the following based on advisor’s approval
      BA 401 . Professional Development Seminar I (1)
      BA 402 . Professional Development Seminar II (1)
      BA 403 . Professional Development Seminar III (1)
      BA 404 . Professional Development Seminar IV (1) 
    • BA 450. International Business Seminar (3)
    • BQ 371. Business Analytics (3)
    • FI 300. Finance (3)
    • MG 300. Management (3)
    • MG 370. Management Information Systems (3)
    • MG 390. Operations Management (3)
    • MG 490. Strategic Management (3)
    • MK 300. Marketing (3)


    Note(s):  It is recommended to take the above courses in the following order: AC 211, AC 212, BA 263, MK 300, MG 300, FI 300, BQ 371, MG 370, MG 390, BA 400, BA 420, BA 450, MG 490. All incoming juniors should take BA 401 or BA 402 or BA 403. BA 404 should be taken during the student’s last semester.

    *One additional elective hour will be required with this course.

     

     

  • Bachelor in Business Administration
    Accounting Program Requirements

    Accounting Major Degree Component

    Students are required to take 30 semester hours of course work from the following: 

    Courses:
    • AC 311. Intermediate Accounting I (3)
    • AC 312. Intermediate Accounting II (3)
    • AC 315. Computer Based Accounting Systems (3)
    • AC 321. Cost Accounting (3)
    • AC 331. Federal Income Tax I (3)
    • AC 332. Federal Income Tax II (3)
      OR
      AC 333. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Practicum (3)
    • AC 411. Advanced Accounting I (3)
    • AC 451. Auditing I (3)
    • BA 363. Advanced Business Law (3)
    • Approved elective in accounting (3)

    Note(s): Notice: The CPA (Certified Public Accountant) Examination requires in Alabama an additional thirty (30) semester hours of accounting and business related courses beyond the baccalaureate degree requirements.

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