Degree Requirements

This page contains information related to both B.A. and B.S. concentrations. There are 7 concentrations between the two types of undergraduate degrees. The primary difference between the two degrees (B.A. or B.S.) is the number of courses required in the concentration.

B.A. Concentrations

Choose one concentration from the following:

Note: The concentration electives should be chosen from the electives listed for each concentration or, with the prior approval of the department chair, the student may substitute other courses for these electives. With prior approval, up to two of the concentration electives may be chosen from other academic disciplines. In planning their career goals, students should review course offerings of other departments to determine if specific courses fit their career plans.

Accounting Concentration (30 - 32 units)

  1. ACCT 315: Accounting Information Systems (4)
  2. ACCT 347: Management Accounting and Decision Making (4)
  3. ACCT 372: Intermediate Accounting (4)
  4. ACCT 373: Problem Areas in Intermediate Accounting (4)
  5. ACCT 426: Introduction to Taxation (4)
  6. ACCT 440: Financial Statement Auditing (4)
  7. Six to 10 units to be chosen from the following in consultation with a faculty advisor:
    • ACCT 442: Internal and Operational Auditing (4)
    • ACCT 444: Accounting Law, Ethics, and Institutions (4)
    • ACCT 447: Cost Accounting (4)
    • ACCT 468: Accounting for Government and Not-for-Profit Organizations (4)
    • ACCT 575: Internship in Accounting (4)
    • ACCT 595: Independent Study (2 or 4 units)

Accounting Information Systems

Not offered under BA in Administration

Finance Concentration (24 units)

  1. FIN 430: Financial Theory and Practice (4)
  2. FIN 432: Financial Institutions and Capital Formation (4)
  3. FIN 433: International Business Finance (4)
  4. FIN 435: Investment Analysis (4)
  5. FIN 445: Financial Analysis and Decision-Making (4)
    OR
    FIN 527: Financial Derivatives (4)
  6. Four units chosen from:
    • ACCT 372: Intermediate Accounting (4)
    • ACCT 373: Problem Areas in Intermediate Accounting (4)
    • ACCT 426: Introduction to Taxation (4)
    • ACCT 536: Corporate and Partnership Taxation (4)
    • ECON 410: Money and Banking (4)
    • ECON 475: Public Finance (4)
    • FIN 360: Financial Planning Process and Insurance (4)
    • FIN 380: Principles of Real Estate (4)
    • FIN 420: Entrepreneurial Finance (4)
    • FIN 534: Export-Import Financing (4)
    • FIN 555: Trade and Business in Asia (4)
    • FIN 575. Internship in Finance (4)
    • FIN 585: Real Estate Finance (4)
    • MGMT 442: Small Business Management (4)
    • SCM 350: Applied Decision Analysis (4)

Real Estate Concentration (24 units)

  1. FIN 380: Principles of Real Estate (4)
  2. FIN 432: Financial Institutions and Capital Formation (4)
  3. FIN 480: Real Estate Appraisal (4)
  4. Four units chosen from:
    • FIN 481: Real Estate Practice (4)
    • FIN 485: Legal Aspects of Real Estate (4)
  5. FIN 585: Real Estate Finance (4)
  6. Four units chosen from:
    • ACCT 347: Management Accounting and Decision Making (4)
    • ACCT 372: Intermediate Accounting (4)
    • ACCT 373: Problem Areas in Intermediate Accounting (4)
    • ACCT 426: Introduction to Taxation (4)
    • ACCT 536: Corporate and Partnership Taxation (4)
    • ECON 410: Money and Banking (4)
    • FIN 360: Financial Planning Process and Insurance (4)
    • FIN 420: Entrepreneurial Finance (4)
    • FIN 430: Financial Theory and Practice (4)
    • FIN 433: International Business Finance (4)
    • FIN 435. Investment Analysis (4)
    • FIN 445: Financial Analysis and Decision-Making (4)
    • FIN 481: Real Estate Practice (4) (if not taken previously)
    • FIN 482: Real Estate Development (4)
    • FIN 485: Legal Aspects of Real Estate (4) (if not taken previously)
    • FIN 523: Security Trading and Analysis (4)
    • FIN 575: Internship in Finance (4)
    • MKTG 430: Professional Selling and Sales Management (4)