Recommended Academic Plan for Accounting (ACCAB) at Abington

Effective Date Fall 2015

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 015 (GWS) - Rhetoric and CompostionNotes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 030 (GWS) - Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 030

ENGL 030

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
ECON 102 (GS) - Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
3
CAS 100A or 100B or 100C (GWS) - Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100

CAS 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
SCM 200 (GQ) - Introduction to Statistics for BusinessNotes for: SCM 200

SCM 200

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or STAT 200 (GQ) - Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
ECON 102 (GS) - Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and PolicyNotes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
3
3
MATH 110 (GQ) - Techniques of Calculus INotes for: Math 110

Math 110

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Total credits 17

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 211 - Financial and Managerial Accounting for Decision MakingNotes for: ACCTG 211

ACCTG 211

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
MGMT 301 - Basic Management ConceptsNotes for: MGMT 301

MGMT 301

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MKTG 301 - Principles of MarketingNotes for: MKTG 301

MKTG 301

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
3
3
Total credits 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
ENGL 202D (GWS) - Effective Writing: Business WritingNotes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
MGMT 301 - Basic Management ConceptsNotes for: MGMT 301

MGMT 301

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or MKTG 301 - Principles of MarketingNotes for: MKTG 301

MKTG 301

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FIN 301 - Corporation FinanceNotes for: FIN 301

FIN 301

Prerequisites are strictly enforced. Consult adviser for details.
Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 310 - Federal Taxation INotes for: ACCTG 310

ACCTG 310

Course offered Fall and Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ACCTG 471 - Intermediate Financial Accounting INotes for: ACCTG 471

ACCTG 471

Course offered Fall and Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
4
3
3
Total credits 16

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 340 - Cost AccountingNotes for: ACCTG 340

ACCTG 340

Course offered Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ACCTG 472 - Intermediate Financial Accounting IINotes for: ACCTG 472

ACCTG 472

Course offered Fall and Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 473 - Advanced Financial AccountingNotes for: ACCTG 473

ACCTG 473

Course offered Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Fall 2017, Fall 2018
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
300 to 400-Level ACCTG SelectionNotes for: 300 or 400-Level ACCTG Selection

300 or 400-Level ACCTG Selection

Consult adviser for list.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
200 to 400-Level Business SelectionNotes for: 200 to 400-Level Business Selection

200 to 400-Level Business Selection

Consult adviser for list.
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
ACCTG 403 - AuditingNotes for: ACCTG 403

ACCTG 403

Course offered Spring Semester only.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
300 to 400-Level ACCTG SelectionNotes for: 300 to 400-Level ACCTG Selection

300 to 400-Level ACCTG Selection

Consult adviser for list.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
B A 462 - Business StrategyNotes for: B A 462

B A 462

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
200 to 400-Level Business SelectionNotes for: 200 to 400-Level Business Selection

200 to 400-Level Business Selection

Consult adviser for list.
3
Total credits 12

Additional Notes

  • Students should consult with an adviser when scheduling courses.

  • GWS, GQ, GHA, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.

  • US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to identify United States Cultures (US) and International Cultures (IL) requirements.  Students must complete three (3) credits of US and three (3) credits of IL as part of General Education.  A course designated as US;IL may be used as a US or an IL, not both.

  • W suffix is a code used to identify the Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

Course Scheduling Pattern: 

Courses for the B.S. in Accounting major are offered each Fall, Spring and Summer semester with the following exceptions:

ACCTG 310:  Fall and Spring semester only

ACCTG 403W:  Fall and Spring semester only

ACCTG 430:  Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Fall 2017, Fall 2018

ACCTG 431:  Spring semester only

ACCTG 432:  Spring semester only

ACCTG 461(IL):  Summer semester only

ACCTG 462:  Summer semester only

ACCTG 471:  Fall and Spring semester only

ACCTG 472:  Fall and Spring semester only

ACCTG 473:  Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Fall 2017, Fall 2018

MIS 390:  Spring semester only

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

FIN 301
Prerequisites are strictly enforced. Consult adviser for details.
ACCTG 310
Course offered Fall and Spring Semester only.
ACCTG 471
Course offered Fall and Spring Semester only.
ACCTG 340
Course offered Spring Semester only.
ACCTG 472
Course offered Fall and Spring Semester only.
MIS 390
Course offered Spring Semester only.
ACCTG 473
Course offered Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Fall 2017, Fall 2018
300 or 400-Level ACCTG Selection
Consult adviser for list.
200 to 400-Level Business Selection
Consult adviser for list.
ACCTG 403
Course offered Spring Semester only.
300 to 400-Level ACCTG Selection
Consult adviser for list.
200 to 400-Level Business Selection
Consult adviser for list.