Naveen Jindal School of Management
Bachelor of Science in Accounting
Degree Requirements (120 semester credit hours)1
Professors: Ashiq Ali @, Indranil R. Bardhan @, Alain Bensoussan @, Gary Bolton @, Metín Çakanyildirim @, R. Chandrasekaran @, Daniel A. Cohen @, William M. Cready @, Milind Dawande @, Theodore E. Day @, Gregory G. Dess @, David L. Ford Jr. @, Ernan E. Haruvy @, Varghese S. Jacob @, Ganesh Janakiraman @, Elena Katok @, Dmitri Kuksov @, Stanley Liebowitz @, Zhiang (John) Lin @, Sumit K. Majumdar @, Vijay S. Mookerjee @, B. P. S. Murthi @, Shun-Chen Niu @, Özalp Özer @, Mike W. Peng @, Hasan Pirkul @, Suresh Radhakrishnan @, Srinivasan Raghunathan @, Ram C. Rao @, Brian Ratchford @, Michael J. Rebello @, Sumit Sarkar @, Suresh P. Sethi @, Kathryn E. Stecke @, Wing Kwong (Eric) Tsang @, John J. Wiorkowski @, Harold Zhang @
Professor Emeritus: Dale Osborne @
Clinical Professors: John Barden @, Britt Berrett @, Abhijit Biswas @, Shawn Carraher @, Larry Chasteen @, David Cordell @, Tevfik Dalgic @, Howard Dover @, Greg Durham @, Forney Fleming III @, Randall S. Guttery @, Charles Hazzard @, Marilyn Kaplan @, Peter Lewin @, Dennis McCuistion @, Radha Mookerjee @, Joseph Picken @, Divakar Rajamani @, Kannan Ramanathan @, Arthur Selender @, Rajiv Shah @, Kenneth Smith @, Habte Woldu @, Fang Wu @, Laurie L. Ziegler @
Associate Professors: Nina Baranchuk @, Norris Bruce @, Huseyin Cavusoglu @, Jianqing Chen @, Zhonglan Dai @, Xianjun Geng @, Umit G. Gurun @, J. Richard Harrison @, Surya N. Janakiraman @, Robert L. Kieschnick Jr. @, Nanda Kumar @, Seung-Hyun Lee @, Lívia Markóczy @, Syam Menon @, Toyah Miller @, Alp Muharremoglu @, Ramachandran (Ram) Natarajan @, Valery Polkovnichenko @, Ashutosh Prasad @, Orlando C. Richard @, Young U. Ryu @, Gil Sadka @, Jane Salk @, David J. Springate @, Kelsey D. Wei @, Jun Xia @, Ying Xie @, Yexiao Xu @, Alejandro Zentner @, Yuan Zhang @, Feng Zhao @, Zhiqiang (Eric) Zheng @, Yibin Zhou @
Clinical Associate Professors: Sonia Leach @, Carolyn Reichert @, Kelly Slaughter @, Mark Thouin @, John McClain Watson @
Assistant Professors: Mehmet Ayvaci @, Emily Choi @, Rebecca Files @, Bernhard Ganglmair @, Dorothée Honhon @, Elisabeth Honka @, Kyle Hyndman @, Atanu Lahiri @, Sheen Levine @, Bin Li @, Jun Li @, Meng Li @, Ningzhong Li @, Virginie Lopez-Kidwell @, Arzu Ozoguz @, Anyan Qi @, Alessio Saretto @, Harpreet Singh @, Gonca P. Soysal @, Upender Subramanian @, Shaojie Tang @, Christian Von-Drathen @, Malcolm Wardlaw @, Han (Victor) Xia @, Shengqi Ye @, Nir Yehuda @, Jieying Zhang @, Xiaofei Zhao @
Clinical Assistant Professors: Hans-Joachim Adler @, Shawn Alborz @, Athena Alimirzaei @, Moran Bluestein @, John Gamino @, Ayfer Gurun @, Vance Lewis @, Liping Ma @, Dawn Owens @, Anastasia V. Shcherbakova @
Senior Lecturers: Arthur M. Agulnek @, Semiramis Amirpour @, Frank Anderson @, Anindita Bardhan @, Ronald Blair @, Daniel Bochsler @, Tiffany A. Bortz @, Richard Bowen @, Judd Bradbury @, Monica E. Brussolo @, George DeCourcy @, Eugene (Gene) Deluke @, Alexander Edsel @, Amal El-Ashmawi @, Carol Flannery @, Mary Beth Goodrich @, Maria Hasenhuttl @, Julie Haworth @, Thomas (Tom) Henderson @, Jennifer G. Johnson @, Lynn Carl Jones @, Jackie Kimzey @, Kristen Lawson @, Chris Linsteadt @, Diane S. McNulty @, Madison Pedigo @, Jared Pickens @, Matt Polze @, James Richards @, Mark Salamasick @, Avanti P. Sethi @, Jeanne Sluder @, Steven Solcher @, Luell (Lou) Thompson @, Amy L. Troutman @, Robert Wright @, Kathy Zolton @
Visiting Faculty: Kyle Edgington @
I. Core Curriculum Requirements: 42 semester credit hours2
Communication: 6 semester credit hours
COMM 1311 Survey of Oral and Technology-based Communication
RHET 1302 Rhetoric
Mathematics: 3 semester credit hours
MATH 1325 Applied Calculus I
Life and Physical Sciences: 6 semester credit hours
Select any 6 semester credit hours from Life and Physical Sciences core courses (see advisor and degree requirements)
Language, Philosophy and Culture: 3 semester credit hours
Select any 3 semester credit hours from Language, Philosophy and Culture core courses (see advisor)
Creative Arts: 3 semester credit hours
Select any 3 semester credit hours from Creative Arts core courses (see advisor)
American History: 6 semester credit hours
Select any 6 semester credit hours from American History core courses (see advisor)
Government / Political Science: 6 semester credit hours
GOVT 2305 American National Government
GOVT 2306 State and Local Government
Social and Behavioral Sciences: 3 semester credit hours
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics
Component Area Option: 6 semester credit hours
MATH 1326 Applied Calculus II
ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics
II. Major Requirements: 73 semester credit hours
Major Preparatory Courses: 15 semester credit hours beyond Core Curriculum
STAT 3360 Probability and Statistics for Management and Economics
or OPRE 3360 Managerial Methods in Decision Making Under Uncertainty
Major Core Courses: 28 semester credit hours
ACCT 3100 Professional Development
BCOM 3310 Business Communication
BCOM 4350 Advanced Business Communication
FIN 3320 Business Finance
ITSS 3300 Information Technology for Business
OPRE 3310 Operations Management
OBHR 3310 Organizational Behavior
MKT 3300 Principles of Marketing
BPS 4305 Strategic Management
IMS 3310 International Business
Major Related Courses: 18 semester credit hours
ACCT 3331 Intermediate Financial Accounting I
ACCT 3332 Intermediate Financial Accounting II
ACCT 3341 Cost Management Systems
ACCT 3350 Fundamentals of Taxation
ACCT 4334 Auditing
ACCT 4342 Analysis and Design of Accounting Systems
Guided Electives: 12 semester credit hours
Electives may be any undergraduate chosen from a list of courses approved by the Director of Accounting Programs.
Students wishing to fast-track into the graduate program in accounting may take up to six semester credit hours of graduate ACCT electives.
III. Elective Requirements: 5 semester credit hours
Free Electives: 5 semester credit hours
Both lower- and upper-division courses may count as electives but students must complete at least 51 semester credit hours of upper-division courses to qualify for graduation.
JSOM freshmen are required to take BA 1100 Business Basics.
Each student is expected to complete a minimum of 160 hours of business-related work to fulfill the JSOM professional practicum requirement.
1. Incoming freshmen must enroll and complete requirements of UNIV 1010 and the corresponding school-related freshman seminar course. Students, including transfer students, who complete their core curriculum at UT Dallas must take UNIV 2020.
2. Curriculum Requirements can be fulfilled by other approved courses from institutions of higher education. The courses listed are recommended as the most efficient way to satisfy both Core Curriculum and Major Requirements at UT Dallas.
3. Indicates a prerequisite class to be completed before enrolling for upper-division classes.
4. A required Major course that also fulfills a Core Curriculum requirement. Semester credit hours are counted in Core Curriculum.
5. Students may elect to substitute MATH 2413 and MATH 2414 or MATH 2417 and MATH 2419.
6. Students may substitute MATH 2418 or CS 2305.