Contact Information

Graduate Business
1000 Hempstead Avenue
Casey Building, Room 103
Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002 516.323.3079

Accounting Program Details

Accounting — B.S.

  • New York state registered program code: 88391
  • HEGIS Code: 502.00 {Accounting}

Requirements

Credits

General education requirements (44 required credits - See note)

41

Arts and Fine Arts (2 out of 3 disciplines) (6 credits):

 

ART/MUS; and COM (required)

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English and Modern Languages (1 of each discipline) (9 credits):

 

ENG 110; Modern Language; and Modern Language/Literature

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Social and Behavioral Sciences (3 out of 4 disciplines) (9 credits):

 

HIS/POL/PSY/SO

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Math and Science (1 of each discipline) (6 credits):

 

MAT 115 (also meets Related); and Science course

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Philosophy and Theology (1 of each discipline) (9 credits):

 

PHI; THE; and Ethics

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Physical Education (1 credit): PED

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Core Course (4 credits): COR

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Major Requirements (36 credits):

 

BUS 260 Accounting I

3

BUS 261 Accounting II

3

BUS 362 Financial Accounting I (Intermediate I)

3

BUS 363 Financial Accounting II (Intermediate II)

3

BUS 364 Cost and Managerial Accounting Systems

3

BUS 365 Advanced Cost and Managerial Accounting Systems And Quantitative Methods

3

BUS 366 Taxation I

3

BUS 367 Taxation II

3

BUS 368 Advanced Accounting

3

BUS 369 Auditing

3

BUS 370 Government and Not-for Profit Accounting

3

BUS 372 Computerized Accounting and Computer Systems

3

Related Business Requirements (27 credits):

 

BUS 101 Introduction to Business

3

BUS 240 Business Law I

3

BUS 241 Business Law II

3

BUS 301 Principles of Management

3

BUS 330 Principles of Marketing

3

BUS 343 Quantitative Analysis for Business Applications

3

BUS 350 Corporate Finance

3

Complete either* BUS 460 or BUS 484:

3

BUS 460 Business Internship

*

BUS 484 Strategic Management

*

BUS 490 Entrepreneurship (Capstone)

3

Related Liberal Arts Requirements (18 credits):

 

CIS 102 Computer Applications and CIS

3

ECO 251 Macroeconomics

3

ECO 252 Microeconomics

3

ECO 315 Money, Banking and Financial Markets

3

ECO 320 International Economics

3

MAT 115 Elementary Statistics

3

FST Requirement:

 

FST 101 College Experience (If required)

0-1

Electives (Under consultation with advisor)

5-6

Total:

128

Note: The general education requirement is 44, and has been adjusted to 41, because the following related requirement will also satisfy the requirement: MAT 115.

†BUS 460/484: Full-time working students will take BUS 484 with the program director's approval.

‡BUS 490: Requires program director's approval.

C.P.A. Exams

Students who take the C.P.A. exam in the year 2009 or later, will be required to have completed 150 college credits in any combination of undergraduate and graduate courses prior to taking the CPA exam; this 150 credit requirement does not apply to students taking the CPA exam prior to 2009. The New York State Education Department and the Board of Accountancy stipulate the educational requirements for the professional credential of a Certified Public Accountant, C.P.A.

The New York State Education Department and the Board of Accountancy stipulate the educational requirements for the professional credential of a Certified Public Accountant, C.P.A.

Courses and requirement may change over time and without notice.