Apr 19, 2018  
2008-2010 Undergraduate Catalog 
2008-2010 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting (BSBA)

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School of Business


A student pursuing a bachelor of science in business administration degree can choose to major in accounting. The program in accounting at Slippery Rock University serves to develop its majors into professional accountants who can function effectively in public accounting, government, and industry. The curriculum focuses on the development of the student’s business and accounting knowledge as well as key communication and computing skills. Emphasis is placed on passing the professional certification examinations (CPA, CMA, CFM, and CIA). Student professional growth is encouraged and enhanced through participation in the student chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants and through participation in the internship program in the School of Business.

A certificate in accounting program provides the opportunity for individuals with or without a baccalaureate degree to advance their employment potential by developing expertise and technical skills in the challenging and rewarding field of accounting.

Requirements for the Major

Other Required Courses - Credits: 6

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