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Recommended Course Sequence

1st Semester

  • BCOR 199 - Introduction to Business (3 credits)
  • CS 101 - Intro to Computer Applications (4 credits)
  • MATH 126, 129 or 153 - College Algebra (3-4 credits)
  • SOCA 101 - Introduction to Sociology (3 credits)
  • GEC - GEC Objective 2B, 3, 5, 9 (3 credits)

2nd Semester

  • ACCT 201 - Principles of Accounting (3 credits)
  • ECON 201 - Principles of Microeconomics (3 credits)
  • ENGL 101 - Composition and Rhetoric (3 credits)
  • MATH 150, 154, 155, 156 - Intro to Calculus or Higher (3-4 credits)
  • GEC 2B w/ Lab - Natural Science w/ Lab - (4 credits)

3rd Semester

  • ACCT 202 - Principles of Accounting (3 credits)
  • ECON 202 - Principles of Macroeconomics (3 credits)
  • ECON 225 - Elementary Business/Econ Statistics (3 credits)
  • ENGL 102 - Composition and Rhetoric (3 credits)
  • PSYC 101 - Introduction to Psychology (3 credits)

4th Semester

  • ACCT 311 - Intermediate Accounting (3 credits)
  • ACCT 321 - Introduction to Accounting Systems (3 credits)
  • BCOR 299 - Business Communications (3 credits)
  • BCOR 330 - Information Systems and Technology (3 credits)
  • BCOR 370 - Managing Individuals and Teams (3 credits)

5th Semester

  • ACCT 312 - Intermediate Accounting (3 credits)
  • ACCT 322 - Accounting Systems (3 credits)
  • BCOR 340 - Business Finance (3 credits)
  • BCOR 350 - Principles of Marketing (3 credits)
  • GEC - GEC Objective 2B, 3, 5, 9 (3 credits)

6th Semester

  • ACCT 431 - Cost Management (3 credits)
  • BCOR 360 - Operations Management (3 credits)
  • BCOR 380 - Business Ethics (3 credits)
  • GEC - GEC Objective 2B, 3, 5, 9 (3 credits)
  • Elective - Unrestricted Electives (1-4 credits)

7th Semester

  • ACCT 441 - Income Tax Accounting (3 credits)
  • ACCT 415 OR ACCT 461 - Advanced Accounting OR Accounting: Non-Business Entities (3 credits)
  • BCOR 320 - Legal Environment of Business (3 credits)
  • GEC - GEC Objective 2B, 3, 5, 9 (3 credits)
  • Elective - Unrestricted Electives (3 credits)

8th Semester

  • ACCT 451 - Auditing Theory (3 credits)
  • BCOR 460 - Contemporary Business Strategy (3 credits)
  • BLAW 420 - Law for the C.P.A. (3 credits)
  • Elective - Unrestricted Electives (3 credits)


Students who plan to sit for the CPA examination are encouraged to review their individual state's Board of Accountancy requirements via www.nasba.org.