UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls

Accounting Academic Plan

Bachelor of Science Degree. Accounting. Academic Advising Plan.

Visit the CBE Department - Accounting Page to learn more about this program.


Fall
Spring
Freshman Year

CBE 100 Orientation to CBE - 0.5
General Education CW (ENGL 100) - 3
General Education M (MATH 146) - 3
General Education SB - 3
General Education HF - 3
General Education S - 3
Total semester credits - 15.5

ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics - 3
MATH 156 Calculus for Business and Social Science - 3
General Education CS (COMS 101) - 3
General Education SL - 3
General Education SB - 3
Physical Education Activity HW - .5
Total semester credits - 15.5

Sophomore Year

ACCT 231 Principles of Accounting I - 3
CSIS 215 Information Systems for Business Management - 3
ECON 202 Principles of Macroeconomics - 3
General Education CA (ENGL 200) - 3
General Education HF - 3
Physical Education Activity HW - .5
Total semester credits - 15.5

ACCT 232 Principles of Accounting II - 3
ECON 226 Introduction to Statistics
or MATH 226 Fundamentals of Statistics - 3
BLAW 265 Business Law I - 3
General Education EC - 3
Select 1: ENG 251, 266, 367 or COMS 116 - 3
Total semester credits - 15

Junior
Year

ACCT 321 Intermediate Accounting I - 3
ACCT 356 Cost Accounting - 3
MNGT 300 Management and Organizational Behavior - 3
Mangerual Finance -
General Education HW (P ED 108) - 1
Total semester credits - 13

ACCT 322 Intermediate Accounting II - 3
ACCT 357 Advanced Cost Accounting - 3
ACCT 366 Accounting Systems - 3
CBE 300 Professional Development II - 0.5
BLAW 266 Business Law II - 3
American Cultural Diversity (ACD) - 3
Total semester credits - 15.5

Senior
Year

ACCT 360 Federal Income Tax I - 3
ACCT 430 Advanced Accounting - 3
ACCT 461 Auditing - 3
MKTG 310 Principles of Marketing - 3
Accounting Elective - 3
Total semester credits - 15

ACCT 361 Federal Income Tax II - 3
Accounting Elective - 3
General Education MD - 3
Global Perspectives GP - 3
General Elective - 3
Total semester credits - 15

Summary of Degree Requirements

General Education - 38 cr.
American Cultural Diversity and Global Perspectives - 6 cr.
Accounting Major - 69 cr.
General Electives - 7 cr.
Credits to Degree - 120 cr.

 

Accounting students may choose to fulfill the 150 credit hour requirement for Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure by completing a double major, a minor, or a graduate degree. The 150 credit hour rule is not a graduation requirement.

This academic plan is an example of how students might choose to fulfill program requirements within a period of four years. After consulting with their advisers students may make other course choices which would meet the program requirements and be more suitable for them.