Rohrer College of Business @ Rowan University

B.S. Accounting Program

The B.S. in Accounting requires the common core of the College of Business courses. Courses within the accounting major provide students with a broad understanding of accounting theory and practices, incorporating and infusing international and ethical issues. The program prepares students for a diversified range of career opportunities and, meets the requirements to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Examination, as well as the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Examination and the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) Examination. Students working toward a B.S. in Accounting must maintain a 2.00 grade point average overall as well as a 2.50 grade point average overall in the business core and Accounting major.


Course requirements
General Education 52-54 s.h.

Major Area Requirements
Business Core 27 s.h.
ACC03.210 Principles of Accounting I
ACC03.211 Principles of Accounting II
MGT98.242 Legal Environment of Business
MKT09.200 Principles of Marketing
MGT06.305 Operations Management
FIN04.300 Principles of Finance
MGT06.300 Organizational Behavior OR
MGT06.309 Organizational Behavior(WI)
ACC03.320 Accounting Information Systems
MGT06.402 Business Policy

Accounting Major Requirements 30 s.h.
ACC03.310 Intermediate Accounting I
ACC03.311 Intermediate Accounting II
ACC03.326 Cost Accounting
ACC03.410 Auditing
ACC03.416 Advanced Accounting
ACC03.428 Integrative Accounting Seminar
ACC03.430 Individual Taxation
ACC03.431 Taxation of Business Entities
FIN04.435 International Financial Management
ACC98.300 Law for Accountants

Business Elective 3 s.h.
Choice of any course in the College of Business, or Business Ethics (1509.322), and excluding any internship other than Supervised Internship in Acccounting (0503.300)

Free Electives 7-8 s.h.

Total Credits for the Program 120 s.h.