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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accountancy Major, B.B.A.

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Department Information

Department of Accountancy

P.O. Box 70710
Phone: (423) 439-4432
Fax: (423) 439-8659
220 Sam Wilson Hall
Web Address: www.etsu.edu/cbat/

Accredited by: AACSB - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business

The Department of Accountancy offers a major in accountancy within the bachelor of business administration degree. The program is aimed at students seeking a general degree in accountancy. Students seeking professional positions in accountancy should enroll in the Master of Accounting program after completing their accountancy B.B.A. degree. The M.Acc. is a 33 credit graduate program that enables students to achieve mastery of accounting and auditing theory and procedures and current professional topics. It also meets the educational requirements for certification as a certified public accountant, certified management accountant, or certified internal auditor.

Pre-Business Requirements for B.B.A. Majors

Special Admission Requirements for Accountancy Majors   

GPA Requirement: The student must have attained a minimum overall grade point average of 2.5 to be admitted to the major.

Successful completion of the following:

Grade Requirements: A grade of “C” (2.0) or better in each of the following courses

Degree Requirements: 120 credits

General Education 41 credits
Major & B.B.A Requirement 63 credits
      B.B.A Core Requirement    (33 credits)
      Major Core    (30 credits)
Free Electives 16 credits
TOTAL 120 credits

Suggested Four-Year Program of Study: ACCT-BBA  

Grade requirements: Must have a grade of “C” or better in each Accounting course.

Residency policy: At least 50 percent of the B.B.A major program requirements for the B.B.A. degree must be earned at ETSU.

General Education Requirements  

These requirements include earning 41-42 credits in Communication, Humanities and Fine Arts, Social and Behavior Sciences, History, Natural Sciences and Mathematics categories.

Major Specific courses listed in General Education Requirements:

Total Requirements for Accountancy Major & B.B.A. Core: 63 credits

B.B.A. Core Requirements for Accountancy Majors: 33 credits

No Minor Required

Free Electives: 16 credits

Additional Information

Click here to view Degree and Graduation Requirements  for all ETSU students.

CSCI 1100  or Proficiency exam: Must be completed to meet Bachelor’s Degree Requirements. 

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