Catalogue 2021 - 2022

Accounting Suggested Sequence of Courses

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

BUS 110Introduction to Business Seminar

3 cr.

MATH 111Analysis for Business and Economics

3 cr.

ENGL 132English Composition I

3 cr.

BIS 102Problem Solving with Business Tools

3 cr.

EC 111Principles of Microeconomics

3 cr.

AC 101/HONB 203Financial Reporting I

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:18

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

QR 112Quantitative Reasoning for Business

3 cr.

AC 202Managerial Accounting

3 cr.

ENGL 133English Composition II

3 cr.

AC 204Tools and Concepts in Accounting

3 cr.

EC 112Principles of Macroeconomics

3 cr.

MAN 204/HONB 204Management and Organizational Behavior

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:18

Sophomore Year - Summer

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:6

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

AC 305Financial Reporting II

3 cr.

BIS 202Introduction to Business Information Systems

3 cr.

BIS 221Statistics for Business Analytics

3 cr.

FIN 214Introduction to Finance

3 cr.

BL 201/HONB 201Introduction to Business Law

3 cr.

MK 200/HONB 200Principles of Marketing

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:18

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

AC 306Financial Reporting III

3 cr.

BIS 312Quality and Operations Management with SAP

3 cr.

BUS 312/HONB 312Business Processes and Enterprise Resource Planning with SAP

3 cr.

AC 413Fundamentals of Individual Tax

3 cr.

COMM 233Business Writing and Communication

3 cr.

HIST XXXHistorical Perspective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:18

Junior Year - Summer

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

BL 640Law for Accountants

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:6

Junior Year - Fall Semester

AC 407Financial Reporting IV

3 cr.

AC 340Accounting Analytics

3 cr.

AC 419Auditing and Assurance Services

3 cr.

PSY 101Introduction to Psychology

3 cr.

or

SO 101Introduction to Sociology

3 cr.

BUS 450Business Strategy

3 cr.

or

BUS 423/BME 423/ME 423Product Development and Innovation

3 cr.

LAB XXXLaboratory Science

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:18

Junior Year - Spring Semester

AC 309Cost Accounting

3 cr.

CUL XXXGlobal Cultures Perspective

3 cr.

AC 480Internship in Accounting

3 cr.

or

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

6 cr.

AC 481Internship in Accounting

3 cr.

or

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:12

Senior Year - Summer

AC 622Accounting Theory & Contemp Issues

3 cr.

AC 641Fraud Examination

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:6

Fourth Year - Fall

FIN 612Business Analysis and Valuation

3 cr.

AC 614Fundamentals of Corporate and Partnership Tax

3 cr.

AC 620Advanced Topics in Auditing and Assurance Services

3 cr.

FIN 630Managerial Finance

3 cr.

PH 211Business Ethics

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Fourth Year - Spring

AC 610Cost-Based Decision-Making

3 cr.

AC 611Municipal and Fund Accounting

3 cr.

AC 642Forensic Accounting

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

LAB/NSP XXXLaboratory Science or Natural Science Perspective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Total Credit Hours: 150

Students must take 30 credit hours of course work in 300-400 level courses. All students must take 12 hours of upper level (300-400) courses in their major at Western New England University.

General electives must be selected in such a way to ensure that all “perspectives of understanding” requirements have been satisfied.

Courses to be included in computing the 2.0 minimum average in the major are as follows: all upper level AC.