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The Professional Accountancy program provides students with the opportunity to earn both the BBA in Accounting Information Management and the MBA with a concentration in Accounting in a five-year period.  This degree combination meets the 150-hour educational requirement of the Michigan and most State Boards of Accountancy for students pursuing CPA licensure. 

Prior to beginning graduate level study:

  • An Admission Application to the graduate program should be submitted upon completion of 90 credit hours

  • A Statement of Purpose must be submitted prior to beginning graduate-level coursework.

Undergraduate degree completion:

  • Student may submit an application for graduation for the BBA Professional Accountancy upon successful completion of all required undergraduate courses and ACCT625, ACCT640, and ACCT650.


**Which class should I take? When should I take it?  Please click here for a recommended program sequence.

Foundations of Excellence39 cr.
ACES100Achieving Career and Education Success3 cr.
COMM120Presentation Techniques3 cr.
ECON200Microeconomics3 cr.
ECON201Macroeconomics3 cr.
ENGL109Composition3 cr.
ENGL110Advanced Composition3 cr.
ENGL311Professional Writing3 cr.
ENVS125Introduction to Environmental Studies3 cr.
MATH125Intermediate Algebra3 cr.
SOSC201Diversity in Society3 cr.
STAT220Introduction to Statistics3 cr.
HUMNHumanities Elective3 cr.
SOSCSocial Science Elective3 cr.
Foundations of Business32 cr.
ACCT201Accounting Foundations I4 cr.
ACCT202Accounting Foundations II 4 cr.
ACCT220Accounting Information Technology3 cr.
BITS211Microcomputer Applications: Spreadsheet3 cr.
BUSN120Introduction to Business3 cr.
BUSN210Professional Ethics3 cr.
FINC211Corporate Finance3 cr.
LEGL210Business Law Foundations3 cr.
MGMT211Management Foundations3 cr.
MKTG211Marketing Foundations3 cr.
Major76 cr.
ACCT213Cost Accounting3 cr.
ACCT301Intermediate Accounting I4 cr.
ACCT302Intermediate Accounting II4 cr.
ACCT315Federal Taxation I 3 cr.
ACCT318Payroll & State Tax3 cr.
ACCT320Auditing and Assurance Services 3 cr.
ACCT350Accounting Information Systems3 cr.
ACCT415Advanced Accounting Topics3 cr.
ACCT420Governmental and Not-For-Profit Accounting3 cr.
ACCT495Accounting Issues and Research4 cr.
BUSN488TBBA Major Field Test0 cr.
BUSN489 or ACCT490Field Experience in Business or Accounting BBA Internship3 cr.
MGMT420Ethical Leadership and Corporate Social Responsibility3 cr.
Graduate Level courses(40) cr.
ACCT600-700Graduate Level Accounting Electives6 cr.
ACCT600Professional Accounting Seminar1 cr.
ACCT625 Accounting Information Systems3 cr.
ACCT640Managerial Accounting3 cr.
ACCT650Accountant Responsibilities & Ethics3 cr.
ACCT730Taxation of Corporations and Trusts3 cr.
BUSN650Business Analysis3 cr.
ECON625Managerial Economics3 cr.
FINC620Financial Management3 cr.
MGMT645Organizational Development and Culture3 cr.
MKTG610Marketing Strategies 3 cr.
Capstone3 cr.