Major Academic Plan for B.B.A. in Accounting

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs. Program requirements are based on Catalog Year.

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3 C-GEF, S, SuAppropriate placement score 
GE Objective 4 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 7 or 8: INFO 1181, CS 1181, INFO 1101, or FIN 1115 3  GEF, S, Su  
BA 1110 The World of Business 3   F, S  
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total15
Second Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1102 3 C-GEF, S, SuENGL 1101 or equivalent 
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 5: Lecture and Lab 4  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 6: NOT ECON 3  GEF, S, Su  
MKTG 2225 Basic Marketing Management 3   F, S  
Semester Total16
Third Semester
GE Objective 3: MGT 2216 3  GEF, SMATH 1108 
GE Objective 4 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 6: ECON 2201 3  GEF, S, SuENGL 1101 and MATH 1108 
ACCT 2201 Principles of Accounting I 3   F, SENGL 1101 and MATH 1108 
BA 2210 Introduction to Professional Development I 1   F, S  
CMP 2201 Business and Professional Communication 3   F, S, SuCOMM 1101 
Semester Total16
Fourth Semester
GE Objective 5 3  GEF, S, Su  
ACCT 2202 Principles of Accounting II 3   F, SACCT 2201 
ECON 2202 Principles of Microeconomics 3   F, S, Su  
MGT 2217 Advanced Business Statistics 3   F, SMGT 2216 
MGT 2261 Legal Environment of Organizations 3    F, SSophomore standing. 
Semester Total15
Fifth Semester
GE Objective 9 3  GEF, S, Su  
ACCT 3323 Intermediate Accounting I 3  UMF, SACCT 2201 & 2202FIN 3315
BA 3310 Exploring Professional Development II 1  UMF, SBA 2210 
FIN 3315 Corporate Financial Management 3  UMF, SACCT 2202, ECON 2201 & 2202, MGT 2216 
MGT 3312 Individual and Organizational Behavior 3  UMF, SJunior standing, ENGL 1102 
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total16
Sixth Semester
ACCT 3324 Intermediate Accounting II 3  UMF, SACCT 3323 
ACCT 3341 Managerial and Cost Accounting 3  UMF, SACCT 2202 and MGT 2217ENGL 3307 or 3308
ENGL 3307 Professional and Technical Writing
or ENGL 3308 Business Communications
3  UMF, S or F, S, SuSenior; INFO 3301, FIN 3315, MGT 3312 & 3329, MKTG 2225 
INFO 3301 Introduction to Informatics and Analytics 3  UMF, SINFO 1100 or equivalent
MGT 3329 Operations and Production Management 3  UMF, SMGT 2217INFO 3301
Semester Total15
Seventh Semester
ACCT 3331 Principles of Taxation I 3  UMF, SAdmission to ACCT Major
ACCT 4403 Accounting Information Systems 3  UMF, SACCT 3323 and INFO 3301
ACCT 4425 Intermediate Accounting III 3  UMF, SACCT 3324
Free Electives 3      
Semester Total12
Eighth Semester
ACCT 3332 Principles of Taxation II 3  UMF, SACCT 3331 (C-or higher) 
ACCT 4456 Auditing 3  UMF, SACCT 3324 and ACCT 4403ACCT 4403 or INFO 3307.
MGT 4460 Strategic Management 3  UMF, SSenior; INFO 3301, FIN 3315, MGT 3312 & 3329, MKTG 2225 
4000-Level ACCT elective 3  UM   
Applied Education Requirement 3  UMF, S  
Semester Total15
Total120
MAP Credit SummaryCredits
Major74
General Education37
Electives to reach 120 credits9
Total120