2020-2021 Undergraduate Course Catalog 
    Feb 20, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Accounting, B.S.


Office of Undergraduate Programs, 215 Whitman School of Management, 315-443-2361


Susan Albring, Kofi Appiah Okyere, Michael Chin, Joseph Comprix, David Harris, Lihong Liang, MaryAnn Monforte, Craig Nichols, John Petosa, Alex Thevaranjan, Ginger Wagner, Joyce Zadzilka


The major programs in accounting provide students with the academic training and experience needed to become professional accountants. Job opportunities include careers in public accounting, business and industry, not-for-profit organizations, and government. The Accounting program is designed for students who plan to enter public accounting or other professional accounting fields. The General Accounting program is appropriate for individuals who plan to enter other areas of accounting or to complement other programs of study.

Major Requirements: 15 credits

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Prepare corporate financial statements. Identify and apply all steps of the accounting cycle

2. Research financial accounting, auditing, and tax issues to develop appropriate recommendations and conclusions