Accounting Transfer Pathway

The Accounting transfer pathway offers a degree in a field that provides career opportunities in public, government, non-profit or management accounting, including becoming a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) that can work in public or private auditing, forensic analysis and taxation.

Third Year - Fall Semester

Course No. Course Name Credits
PSY 113*
OR
General Psychology (Goal 5)
OR
3
OR
SOC 110* Intro to Sociology (Goal 5) 3
ENGL 387
OR
Technical Report Writing (WI)
OR
3
OR
COMM 301 Business & Professional Communication (WI) 3
PHIL 312 Business Ethics (Goals 6, 9) 3
LASC Course Goal Area 3
MATH 229
OR
Topics in Calculus
OR
3
OR
MATH 227 Survey of Differential Calculus with Algebra 4
Semester Credits Total 15

Notes:

  • WI: Writing intensive course
  • Students will need to work on their application for admission to the Paseka School of Business during this semester. Admission requires a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.
  • *If an equivalent course was taken at the college, this is not required.

 

Third Year - Spring Semester

Course No. Course Name Credits
ACCT 350
OR
Cost Accounting
OR
3
OR
ACCT 375 Accounting Systems 3
MGMT 371 Intro to Business Analytics 3
ACCT 330 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACCT 306 Contracts & Business Ethics 3
ACCT 441 Tax Accounting 3
Semester Credits Total 15

Notes:

  • Students must be admitted to the Paseka School of Business before taking additional required accounting courses.

 

Fourth Year - Fall Semester

Course No. Course Name Credits
FINC 340 Financial Management 3
ACCT 331 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACCT 350
OR
Cost Accounting
OR
3
OR
ACCT 375 Accounting Systems 3
Elective* Consult MSUM Advisor 3
MGMT 380 Operations Management 3
Semester Credits Total 15

Notes:

  • *Students should check with their advisor to see if they need to take CSIS 104A as part of their electives.

 

Fourth Year -Spring Semester

Course No. Course Name Credits
ACCT 332 Intermediate Accounting III 3
MGMT 498 Strategic Management 3
ACCT 460 Audit I (WI) 3
ACCT 430 Advanced Accounting 3
LASC Course* Goal Area 3
Semester Credits Total 15

Notes:

  • *LASC Courses should double count if possible to satisfy the goal areas at MSUM.

Award: BS

Degree: Accounting

Total Credits: 60

 

Consult with your MSUM Advisor to make sure you complete all of the remaining goal area requirements. The Liberal Arts and Sciences (LASC) curriculum requires 42 credits.

Students who take courses part-time or who take summer coursework will affect their completion time.

MSUM may change the requirements and timing of semesters they offer courses. Consult with your MSUM advisor.