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B.S.B.A. Accounting Major

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Begin your promising career in the public or private sector with the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Accounting major. It all starts here. The H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship leads the way by providing an accounting degree that prepares you for the demands of today's competitive marketplace.

The B.S.B.A. in Accounting gives you the essential professional background from both a theoretical and practical perspective. Realize your potential with techniques and knowledge from your accounting degree that apply to real-world problem solving.

What you'll study
Core coursework provides the essentials for a solid understanding of the business world. Then courses for the accounting major lead to an advanced understanding of the field. Expert faculty members teach you individual and corporate taxation, business law, and essentials of auditing.

How you'll learn more
Hailing from the world's leading business schools, our faculty members are international experts in their fields. Our professors focus on empowering students. You'll gain exceptional insights into global markets from our professors and students from other countries.

Where it can take you
In addition to full-time work, the undergraduate degree in accounting degree prepares you for graduate studies that lead to successful completion of the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination. Both pathways of direct work and further study lead into meaningful careers in the practice of accounting.

IMA Seal

Congratulations to the Huizenga College of Business’, Bachelor of Science Accounting program for earning the endorsement under the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) Higher Education Endorsement Program. This mark of approval by the IMA is for the quality of our management accounting curriculum. IMA is proud to recognize the College and the education we provide our students.

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Tuition and Fees

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  • Study as a full- or part-time Day student on our main campus in Fort Lauderdale-Davie
  • Evening classes are available through our Career Program (Main Campus)
  • 8 and 16 week terms are available (All ACT, ECN and FIN courses are 16 weeks)

The State Board of Accountancy in Florida requires an additional 30 credits beyond the Bachelor of Science in Accounting program to satisfy CPA requirements. The Huizenga College offers a Master of Accounting that has been designed to satisfy the CPA requirement.

Total credits: 120

General Education Requirements (30 Credits)

ACT 2020 Foundations of Accounting 1  3 credits
ACT 2030 Foundations of Accounting 2 3 credits
FIN 3010 Corporation Finance   3 credits
INB 3550 International Business   3 credits
ISM 3660 Management Information Systems   3 credits
MGT 2050 Principles of Management   3 credits
MGT 2150 Business Law I   3 credits
MGT 4100 Business Ethics   3 credits
MGT 4170 Organizational Behavior   3 credits
MGT 4880 Business Strategy and Policy   3 credits
MKT 3050 Marketing Principles and Application   3 credits
OPS 3880 Operations Management   3 credits
TECH 1110 Technology in Information Age   3 credits
Accounting Major Courses (30 credits)
ACT 3030 Cost Management   3 credits
ACT 3050 Intermediate Accounting I   3 credits
ACT 3060 Intermediate Accounting II   3 credits
ACT 3070 Intermediate Accounting III   3 credits
TXX 3110 Federal Taxation I   3 credits
ACT 3150 Business Law for Accountants   3 credits
ACT 4010 Advanced Accounting   3 credits
ACT 4050 Accounting Information Systems   3 credits
TXX 4110 Federal Taxation II   3 credits
ACT 4210 Auditing I   3 credits

Open Electives (21 credits)

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Current students: Please consult your Academic Advisor for program requirements or access SharkLink for your CAPP report. Program requirements are subject to change, and your Academic Advisor or CAPP report can provide you with the courses required for your catalog term.

Full-Time professionals are available to discuss the B.S.B.A. Accounting major curriculum with you in greater detail. Simply call 800.338.4723 or contact our Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

Business Core Courses

Accounting Major Courses

The four-year plan of study, provided here, is intended to assist students in planning their schedule for their four years at NSU. This document presents an overall idea of the order in which courses might be taken in a four-year plan during a student's college career and are intended for use with academic advising services.

Plan of Study

Minors and concentrations are intended to allow you to pursue an area of study in greater depth. All students are encouraged to complete one or more minors to prepare them for careers or graduate studies. Your mastery of the subject matter will provide you the competitive advantage you need in your career or graduate study.

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