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    Mississippi College
  Sep 27, 2020
GRADUATE CATALOG 2016-2017 [Archived Catalog]

Accounting Certificate

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Undergraduate Course Work

Prerequisites: Bachelor's Degree, ACC 201, 202

This program is designed for those people who have a university degree but desire the equivalent of a major in accounting. Most participants will be interested in ultimately passing the CPA Exam. A minimum of 24 hours must be completed at Mississippi College. Acceptable transfer credit must be at or above the grade level of C. If for graduate credit, register for graduate sections, 5401, 5403, 5405, 5407.

A person must have 150 semester hours of university credit with a minimum of 48 semester hours of Business School courses to take the CPA Examination. Those with an undergraduate major outside the School of Business may have to remove this deficiency.

The following courses will be required for this program:

  • ACC 301 and 302 Intermediate Accounting Credits, 6 sem. hrs.
  • ACC 303 Cost Accounting Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
  • ACC 403 Federal Tax Accounting I Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
  • ACC 401 Advanced Accounting I - Consolidations Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
  • ACC 405 Introduction to Auditing Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
  • ACC 407 Governmental Accounting Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
  • GBU 451 Business Law and Ethics Credits, 3 sem. hrs.
  • Accounting Electives Credits, 6 sem. hrs.

Total: 30 sem. hrs.


Electives to be selected from Advanced Accounting Courses
Advisor: Dr. Billy Morehead, 925.7742, Self Hall 118

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