Minor in Accounting
Our minor in accounting is designed to enhance your practical accounting knowledge. The minor requires completion of 15 credit hours.
|ACT 2200||Financial Accounting||3 credits|
|ACT 2300||Managerial Accounting||3 credits|
|ACT 3030||Cost Management||3 credits|
|ACT 3050||Intermediate Accounting I||3 credits|
|TXX 3110||Federal Taxation I||3 credits|
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ACT 2200 Financial Accounting (3 cr.)
Provides an introduction to financial accounting and its decision-making elements. Areas covered are the conceptual frameworks of accounting, financial statements and their components, and advance manufacturing environments.
ACT 2300 Managerial Accounting (3 cr.)
Integrates the accounting process with the planning, coordinating, and control functions of the business organization. Topics include strategic planning, tactical and operational decision making, budgeting, responsibility accounting, and performance measurement.
ACT 3030 Cost Management (3 cr.)
Students learn cost measurement techniques in the manufacturing and service sectors. Using a strategic approach, the course examines the design and operation of cost accounting systems in both traditional and advanced manufacturing environments. Prerequisite: ACT 2300.
ACT 3050 Intermediate Accounting I (3 cr.)
Study the conceptual framework of accounting and the development of the balance sheet and income statement. Examine the concepts underlying the valuation of current and non-current assets and current liabilities. Cover the recognition and measurement of Income. Prerequisite: ACT 2200.
TXX 3110 Federal Taxation I (3 cr.)
Examines the fundamentals of individual income taxation. A background of accounting courses is not essential for this course. The course may be of special interest to non business majors. Topics include exemptions, exclusions, and deductions available to the individual. These concepts will aid the student in the preparation of an individual tax return. Prerequisite: ACT 2200.