UT Dallas 2017 Undergraduate Catalog

Naveen Jindal School of Management

Accounting (BS)

Degree Requirements (120 semester credit hours)

Four-Year Degree Plan (Example)

This is an example only. Please see your advisor to develop your individual plan.

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Fall Semester SCH Spring Semester SCH
040 Core Course 3 COMM 1311 Survey of Oral and Technology-based Communication2 3
050 Core Course 3 ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics2 3 4 3
HIST 1301 U.S. History Survey to Civil War2 3 HIST 1302 United States History Survey from the Civil War2 3
MATH 1325 Applied Calculus I2 3 4 5 3 MATH 1326 Applied Calculus II2 3 4 5 3
RHET 1302 Rhetoric2 3 OPRE 3333 Quantitative Business Analysis3 3
BA 1100 Business Basics1 7 1-2 ACCT 3100 Professional Development7 0-1
or ACCT 3200 Introduction to Business Professional Development and Business Communication7
UNIV 1010 Freshman Seminar1 0
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030 Core Course 3 030 Core Course 3
ACCT 2301 Introductory Financial Accounting3 3 ACCT 2302 Introductory Management Accounting3 3
GOVT 2305 American National Government2 3 GOVT 2306 State and Local Government2 3
BLAW 2301 Business and Public Law3 3 ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics2 3 4 3
MKT 3300 Principles of Marketing 3 OPRE 3360 Managerial Methods of Decision Making 3
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ACCT 3331 Intermediate Financial Accounting I 3 ACCT 3332 Intermediate Financial Accounting II 3
ACCT 3341 Cost Management Systems 3 ACCT 3350 Fundamentals of Taxation 3
BCOM 3310 Business Communications 3 OPRE 3310 Operations Management 3
FIN 3320 Business Finance 3 ACCT Upper Level Guided Elective 8 9 10 11 13 3
Free Elective12 3 Free Elective12 1
UNIV 2020 Core Curriculum Assessment 0
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ACCT 4334 Auditing 3 ACCT 4342 Analysis and Design of Accounting Systems 3
BCOM 4350 Advanced Business Communications 3 BPS 4305 Strategic Management 3
ITSS 3300 Information Technology for Business 3 IMS 3310 International Business 3
OBHR 3310 Organizational Behavior 3 ACCT Upper Level Guided Elective 8 10 11 13 3
ACCT Upper Level Guided Elective 8 10 11 13 14 3 ACCT Upper Level Guided Elective 8 10 11 13 3
Internship Requirement - See Note 14
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NOTES:
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 accredited 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.
7 JSOM freshmen are required to take BA 1100 and ACCT 3100. Transfer students and students new to JSOM are required to take ACCT 3200.
8 Students may use up to 6 semester credit hours of graduate level accounting courses to satisfy undergraduate accounting electives if fast-track eligibility requirements are met. Students interested in this option must see the Undergraduate Accounting Program Director or the Associate Area Coordinator for approval.
9 Students admitted to the Professional Program in Accounting will be required to register for a one-credit hour elective in the spring semester of the junior year.
10 CPA Requirements: The following accounting electives may be used to satisfy the 30 Accounting Hours Requirement for the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy: ACCT 3322, ACCT 4336, ACCT 4337, and ACCT 4V80.
11 A practicum experience is required; the student has the option of zero to 3 semester credit hours, depending on the particular internship, and preference for additional electives. Internship requirement MUST be completed by graduation.
12 Free Electives: 4 semester credit hours are required for the B.S. Accounting degree
13 Accounting Guided Electives: 12 semester credit hours from ACCT 3322, ACCT 4336, ACCT 4337, ACCT 4340, FIN 3330, FIN 3360, FIN 3380, FIN 3390, ITSS 4340, ACCT 4301, OPRE 4350, ACCT 4V80.
14 Internship (Practicum) required for all JSOM majors. BA 4090 fulfills degree requirements. ACCT 4V80 Internship for credit hours (1-3) can apply towards guided electives.
Students admitted to the fast-track program may take up to six (6) semester credit hours of graduate level accounting courses to satisfy undergraduate accounting electives. Students interested in this option must see the Undergraduate Accounting Program Director or the Associate Area Coordinator for approval of specific fast-track courses. Cumulative GPA of 3.4 minimum required for admission to the fast-track program. See Academic Advisor for other requirements.
Be sure to check prerequisites of Level 2 courses
120 semester credit hours required for graduation
This plan is a resource tool only; it does not replace your degree plan or academic advising.
Updated: 2017-07-03 15:10:28