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University Catalog 2011-2012 (ARCHIVED) 
University Catalog 2011-2012 (ARCHIVED) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Business Administration: Option in Accounting, B.S.

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)

Option Requirements for Accounting (36 units)

Program Standards

Note the following accounting program standards.

Part I.

To enroll in upper division accounting courses (except ACCT 320AB), undergraduate students must have:

Part II.

Students in the accounting option must earn a grade of C or higher in all accounting courses and pass at least sixteen units in upper division accounting classes at Cal State L.A.