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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 Excellence 39 cr.
ACES100 Achieving Career and Education Success 3 cr.
COMM120 Presentation Techniques 3 cr.
ECON200 Microeconomics 3 cr.
ECON201 Macroeconomics 3 cr.
ENGL109 Composition 3 cr.
ENGL110 Advanced Composition 3 cr.
ENGL311 Professional Writing 3 cr.
ENVS125 Introduction to Environmental Studies 3 cr.
MATH125 Intermediate Algebra 3 cr.
SOSC201 Diversity in Society 3 cr.
STAT220 Introduction to Statistics 3 cr.
HUMN Humanities Elective 3 cr.
SOSC Social Science Elective 3 cr.
Foundations of Business 32 cr.
ACCT201 Accounting Foundations I 4 cr.
ACCT202 Accounting Foundations II 4 cr.
ACCT220 Accounting Information Technology 3 cr.
BITS211 Microcomputer Applications: Spreadsheet 3 cr.
BUSN120 Introduction to Business 3 cr.
BUSN210 Professional Ethics 3 cr.
FINC211 Corporate Finance 3 cr.
LEGL210 Business Law Foundations 3 cr.
MGMT211 Management Foundations 3 cr.
MKTG211 Marketing Foundations 3 cr.
Major 76 cr.
ACCT213 Cost Accounting 3 cr.
ACCT301 Intermediate Accounting I 4 cr.
ACCT302 Intermediate Accounting II 4 cr.
ACCT315 Federal Taxation I 3 cr.
ACCT318 Payroll & State Tax 3 cr.
ACCT320 Auditing and Assurance Services 3 cr.
ACCT350 Accounting Information Systems 3 cr.
ACCT415 Advanced Accounting Topics 3 cr.
ACCT420 Governmental and Not-For-Profit Accounting 3 cr.
ACCT495 Accounting Issues and Research 4 cr.
BUSN488T BBA Major Field Test 0 cr.
BUSN489 or ACCT490 Field Experience in Business or Accounting BBA Internship 3 cr.
MGMT420 Ethical Leadership and Corporate Social Responsibility 3 cr.
Graduate Level courses (40) cr.
ACCT600-700 Graduate Level Accounting Electives 6 cr.
ACCT600 Professional Accounting Seminar 1 cr.
ACCT625 Accounting Information Systems 3 cr.
ACCT640 Managerial Accounting 3 cr.
ACCT650 Accountant Responsibilities & Ethics 3 cr.
ACCT730 Taxation of Corporations and Trusts 3 cr.
BUSN650 Business Analysis 3 cr.
ECON625 Managerial Economics 3 cr.
FINC620 Financial Management 3 cr.
MGMT645 Organizational Development and Culture 3 cr.
MKTG610 Marketing Strategies 3 cr.
Capstone 3 cr.