College of Business and Economics

  • Chair: Paul J. Lazarony
  • Associate Chair: Rishma Vedd
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B.S., Accountancy

Requirements for the B.S. in Accountancy

1. Common Lower Division Business Core

Pre-Accountancy Major (27 units)

2. Upper Division Business Core (19 units)

The successful completion of the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE) with a score of 8 or higher is a prerequisite for enrollment in all 400-level accounting and business courses.

3. Other Required Business Courses (6 units)

4. Required Accounting Courses (27 units)

5. Accountancy Program Options: Select One (12 units):

Professional Accountancy Option

Select one of the following:

Select one of the following:

Information Systems Option

General Education (39 units)

Of the 48 units of required General Education, 9 units are satisfied by the Lower Division Business Core. MATH 103 satisfies the 3-unit Mathematics requirement in Basic Skills. ECON 160 and 161 satisfy the 6 units of Social Sciences. BLAW 280 or PHIL 305 satisfies 3 units of Lifelong Learning. COMP 100 satisfies both the additional unit of GE and the Subject Explorations Information Competence (IC) requirement.

Program Unit Requirements
Program Component Units
Total Units Required for the Major 79
Total Units Required for General Education 29
Total Elective Units Required 12
Total Units Required for the Degree 120