Accounting (B.A., B.S.)

Major: Accounting (B.A., B.S.)

Business Core Courses 37 hours
Accounting Major (B.A. or B.S., 66 hours)
12 hours must be upper-level; 12 hours must be from NWU.
ACCT 031 Principles of Accounting I 3 hours
ACCT 032 Principles of Accounting II 3 hours
ECON 053 Macroeconomic Principles 3 hours
ECON 054 Microeconomic Principles 3 hours
BUSAD 100 Principles of Management 3 hours
BUSAD 109 Spreadsheet Applications 1 hours
BUSAD 110 Business and Economic Statistics or
ECON 110 Business and Economic Statistics
3 hours
BUSAD 115 Principles of Marketing 3 hours
BUSAD 201 Quantitative Methods 3 hours
BUSAD 204 Financial Management 3 hours
BUSAD 211 Business Law I 3 hours
BUSAD 239 Business Ethics 3 hours
BUSAD 249 Strategic Management 3 hours
Accounting Courses 30 hours
12 hours must be from NWU.
ACCT 111 Intermediate Accounting I 3 hours
ACCT 112 Intermediate Accounting II 3 hours
ACCT 128 Cost Accounting 3 hours
ACCT 144 Accounting Information Systems 3 hours
ACCT 230 Managerial Accounting 3 hours
ACCT 240 Individual Federal Tax Accounting 3 hours
ACCT 241 Corporate Federal Tax 3 hours
ACCT 242 Auditing 3 hours
ACCT 243 Advanced Accounting 3 hours
Senior Comprehensive:  
ACCT 297 Accounting Internship 3 hours

A department-approved math course (MATH 010 College Algebra, MATH 050 Pre-Calculus, MATH 060 Calculus for Management, Biological, and Social Sciences, or MATH 105 Calculus I) and a department-approved communication course (BUSAD 150 Business Communication or COMM 210 Organizational Communication) are also required. MATH 060 Calculus for Management, Biological, and Social Sciences or MATH 105 Calculus I is strongly recommended for students considering graduate school.

NOTE: The Nebraska State Board of Public Accountancy requires 150 hours to be eligible to sit for the CPA exam. BUSAD 212 Business Law II is recommended for students who wish to take the CPA exam.