A total of 186 units are required for the Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with the Accounting option. This option prepares students for careers in either Public Accounting, serving clients professionally in the areas of financial accounting, cost accounting, auditing, taxes and systems; or Managerial Accounting, dealing with the functions of the controller in a business firm, or an institutional or governmental agency; or internal auditing. All degree candidates must complete 78 units in courses outside the College of Business and Economics. See the Undergraduate Studies: General Information for details concerning these other units. The Business Administration major with an option in Accounting requires completion of 72 units in core courses and 36 units in the option. Consult with an advisor for the specific number of units required in all areas of the degree including GE and free electives.
Core Requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (72 units)