Accounting Major/Information Systems Concentration (B.S.)

Students majoring in accounting may pursue a concentration in information systems. Information systems courses tailored for this concentration enhance the students’ knowledge of their primary accounting discipline, and integrate the use of information systems and technology with accounting. Accounting students pursuing a concentration in information systems are required to enroll in the following courses:

Core Requirements 1
COR 100First Year Seminars: Transitions3
WRT 101Critical Writing3
PHL 110Introduction to Philosophy3
HST 110World Civilization I3
HST 111World Civilization II3
ENG 210Major Authors3
PHL 210Moral Philosophy3
EAC Encountering Another Culture/Language3
ENG 310Literature and Culture3
Social Science3
Natural Science3
IDS Interdisciplinary Studies3
COR 400Senior Studies: Transformations3
VPA Visual & Performing Arts1
DIV Diversity0
Management Core Requirements
STA 201Statistics I3
STA 202Statistics II3
ACT 201Introductory Accounting for Accounting Majors3
ACT 202Introductory Accounting II for Accounting Majors3
LAW 200Legal Environment of Business3
MIS 201Introduction to Management Info Systems3
MKT 301Principles of Marketing3
ANL 301Business Analytics3
FIN 301Managerial Finance3
MGT 301Organizational Behavior3
BUS 470Business Policy3
ECO 113Principles of Microeconomics3
ECO 114Principles of Macroeconomics3
Cultural Requirement3
Major Requirements
ACT 301Intermediate Accounting I4
ACT 302Intermediate Accounting II4
ACT 303Cost Accounting3
ACT 310Federal Income Tax for Individuals3
ACT 401Advanced Accounting3
ACT 405Auditing3
ACT 410Taxation of Business Entities3
Select one of the following:3-4
Mathematics for Business Majors
Brief Calculus
Mathematics for Act Majors
Calculus I
Calculus II
Liberal Arts Electives6
Concentration Requirements
MIS 350Accounting Information Systems3
MIS 455Managing the Technological Enterprise3
Select one of the following: 23
Applied Systems Analysis
Managing Systems Projects
Database Management Systems
Programming in Visual Basic With Visual Basics
Total Credit Hours122-126

Some Core requirements may be fulfilled by major requirements.


If students take CSC 165 Programming in Visual Basic With Visual Basics instead of the other MIS courses, they can use their liberal art elective. In this case, their liberal art elective will have only 3  remaining credits left, but their total number of credits will remain as 122-123. But if students take other MIS courses other than CSC 165 Programming in Visual Basic With Visual Basics, their liberal art elective will have 6 remaining credits left, but their total number of credits will be 125-126.