B.B.A. in Accounting

Program Information

The undergraduate accounting program is designed to provide the foundation-level technical and analytical accounting knowledge and skills need to become a professional in the accounting field and to pursue a fifth (graduate) year of accounting study. The primary emphasis of the program is preparation for students who wish to apply for admission to the Master of Professional Accountancy program. In addition the program designed to provide appropriate preparation for entry level positions business and graduate study in law or other business fields.

Suggested Schedule of Courses

This is a suggested 4-year schedule of courses based on degree requirements in the current catalog.  This guide is not a substitute for academic advisement . Please contact your respective advisement office for guidance—

For students with 0-89 credit hours, please contact

University Advisement Center

For students with 90 or more credit hours, please contact

The Robinson College of Business advisement office if you have any questions about scheduling or about your degree requirements. 

Also see the Undergraduate Catalog for a complete list of requirements and electives to choose from. 

Students may choose to attend a summer term to reduce their load during fall or spring semesters but still stay on track to graduate in four years.


Year 1

Term 1

Course Hours

ENGL 1101

3

MATH 1111 or Higher

3

ECON 2105

3

[SPCH 1000]

2

GSU 1010

1

BUSA 2106

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

ENGL 1102

3

MATH 1070

3

ECON 2106

3

CIS 2010

3

PHIL 1010

2

POLS 1101

3
Total Hours 17

Milestones

  • Begin Area F Business Foundation courses. 2.8 or higher GPA is required for Area F
  • Attend the major fair and declare a major
  • Meet with Freshman Advisor in the University Advisement Center

Year 2

Term 1

Course Hours

ACCT 2101

3

LAB Science “A”

4

CIS 2010

3

Area C Elective

3

Area E Global Issues Elective

3
Total Hours 16

Term 2

Course Hours

ACCT 2102

3

Lab Science “B”

4

HIST 2110

3

Area C Elective

3

Area E Social Science Elective

3
Total Hours 16

Milestones


Year 3

Term 1

Course Hours

MGS 3100

3

ACCT 4111

3

ACCT 4210

3

BUSA 3000

3

BCOM 3950

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

MK 3010

3

ACCT 4112

3

ACCT 4310

3

FI 3300

3

MGS 3400

3
Total Hours 15

Milestones


Year 4

Term 1

Course Hours

3000/4000 level RCB Elective

3

3000/4000 level non-RCB elective

3

ACCT 4113

3

ACCT 4510

3

3000/4000 level non-RCB Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Term 2

Course Hours

BUSA 4980

3

BUSA 4990 (Exit Exam)

0

ACCT 4610

3

3000/4000 level Non-RCB Elective

3

3000/4000 level RCB Elective

3

3000/4000 level RCB Elective

3
Total Hours 15

Milestones

Notes

***There are some courses that may include a Signature Experience component. These courses may be used toward your RCB or Non-RCB electives. Please consult with your Academic Advisor for more info on the Signature Experience course options you may complete toward your degree requirements. Make sure to maximize the experience and consider adding a description to your resume. Please see the link for additional info: http://myexperience.gsu.edu/students/next-steps/list-courses/