Business Administration with Management Accounting Emphasis BA/BS

The Management Accounting Emphasis of the Business Administration major provides students with the necessary competencies for careers in the accounting field. The program is based on the Common Body of Knowledge recommended by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA).  The curriculum provides students with the accounting and management skills to collect, analyze, and evaluate financial information, to integrate and effectively communicate financial and non-financial information, and to provide leadership to business enterprises  through an awareness of the social, legal, economic, and ethical considerations that impact organizational decisions.

General Education Core

Written Communication
Select one of the following:6.00
COLLEGE WRITING
and RESEARCH WRITING
COLLEGE WRITING AND RESEARCH
Oral Communication
Select one of the following:3.00
PRINCIPLES OF SPEECH
INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION
SMALL GROUP COMMUNICATION
PUBLIC SPEAKING
Mathematical Ways of Knowing
Select one of the following:3.00 - 5.00
FINITE MATHEMATICS
PRECALCULUS (or MATH-147A & MATH-147B)
STATISTICAL REASONING
CALCULUS I
STATISTICAL METHODS FOR THE SCIENCES
FOUNDATION OF ELEMENTARY MATHEMATICS II
MATH FOR BUSINESS ANALYSIS
MATH FOR TECHNOLOGY
STATISTICAL REASONING
Humanistic & Artistic Ways of Knowing
Select one of the following:3.00
INTRODUCTION TO LITERATURE
WORLD CLASSICS
INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE
Select one of the following:3.00
SURVEY OF ART
THE ART AND HISTORY OF THE MOTION PICTURE
INTRODUCTION TO THE ARTS
SURVEY OF MUSIC
MUSIC IN AMERICA
WORLD MUSIC
HISTORY OF MUSICAL THEATER
SURVEY OF THE THEATER
Scientific Ways of Knowing
Select one course from two disciplines; one lab7.00 - 8.00
INTRODUCTION TO BIOINFORMATICS
SCIENCE FOR LIFE
PLANTS AND PEOPLE
HUMAN BIOLOGY
HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY I
THE CHEMISTRY OF DAILY LIFE
GENERAL, ORGANIC AND BIOCHEMISTRY
PRINCIPLES OF CHEMISTRY I
INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCE
INTRODUCTION TO FORENSIC SCIENCE
ENVIRONMENTAL EARTH SCIENCE
INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SYSTEMS
GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS
INTRODUCTION TO NATURAL SCIENCES
NATURAL SCIENCE FOR ELEMENTARY EDUCATOR
GENERAL PHYSICS I
PHYS SCIENCES FOR ELEMENTARY EDUCATORS
DESCRIPTIVE ASTRONOMY
ENGINEERING PHYSICS I
Social & Behavioral Ways of Knowing
ECON-201PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MACROECONOMICS3.00
or ECON-202 PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MICROECONOMICS
PSYC-101INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY3.00
Diversity
Select one of the following:3.00
CULTURAL ANTHROPOLOGY
WORLD PREHISTORY
INTRODUCTION TO NATIVE AMERICAN STUDIES
RACE AND ETHNICITY
COMMUNICATION AND DIVERSITY
INTERNATIONAL LITERATURE
NATIVE AMERICAN WRITTEN LITERATURE
INTRODUCTION TO GEOGRAPHY
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION
UNITED STATES HISTORY TO 1865
UNITED STATES HISTORY SINCE 1865
DIVERSITY IN ORGANIZATIONS
ELEMENTARY NEZ PERCE LANGUAGE I
ELEMENTARY NEZ PERCE LANGUAGE II
COMPARATIVE GOVERNMENT
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY
BEGINNING SPANISH I
INTERMEDIATE SPANISH I
BEGINNING SPANISH II
INTERMEDIATE SPANISH II
Integrative Seminar: Ethics & Values
Select one of the following:3.00
ID 300A - 300V (See course descriptions for options)
HELLS CANYON INSTITUTE
Foreign/Heritage Language
Take 16 credits of language if selecting a Bachelor of Arts degree16.00
Total Credits37.00-40.00

Program Requirements

Major Courses
AC-231PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I3.00
AC-232PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING II3.00
BUS-101INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS3.00
ECON-201PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MACROECONOMICS (Take both courses, one as core. )3.00
or ECON-202 PRINCIPLES AND THEORY OF MICROECONOMICS
ENGL-203TECHNICAL WRITING3.00
or COMM-330 PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION
Select one of the following:3.00
BUSINESS STATISTICS
STATISTICAL METHODS
STATISTICAL METHODS
STATISTICAL METHODS
Upper Division Courses
BUS-301FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT3.00
BUS-311FOUNDATIONS OF MANAGEMENT THEORY3.00
BUS-321PRINCIPLES OF MARKETING3.00
BUS-355INFORMATION SYSTEMS FOR MANAGERS3.00
BUS-365BUSINESS LAW I3.00
BUS-370PRODUCTION AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT3.00
BUS-380INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS3.00
or BUS-482 INTERNATIONAL MARKETING
BUS-412HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT3.00
BUS-498ASENIOR STRATEGIC SEMINAR I3.00
BUS-498BSENIOR STRATEGIC SEMINAR II3.00
Management Accounting Emphasis
AC-331INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I3.00
AC-332INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II3.00
AC-385MANAGERIAL AND COST ACCOUNTING I3.00
AC-483TAX LAW I3.00
AC-484TAX LAW II3.00
AC-485AUDITING CONCEPTS3.00
ECON-465INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS3.00
Accounting Electives
Select 6 accounting elective credits at the 300/400 level6.00
General Electives
Select 8 elective credits8.00
Total Credits83.00

Summary

General Education37
Program Requirements69
Accounting Electives6
General Electives8
Total120

Students must earn at least a "C" in Math, ECON and  PSYC-101

Students must earn at least a "C" in all major courses (a C- is not an acceptable grade). Students must also earn at least a 2.50 grade point average in all business courses combined, including Accounting and Economics.