Accounting

This program is best suited for students pursuing or advancing a career in Accounting. In this program, students complete nine accounting courses in conjunction with the requirements needed to acquire a BS degree. Graduates of this program have the opportunity to pursue studies at the graduate level in Philadelphia University’s Master of Business Administration – CPA Program.

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This program is intended for adults who have a minimum of 30 credits to apply to their BS degrees. These credits are acquired through transfer of credits from previously attended, accredited colleges and universities. Credits include college-level courses in Writing, Math, Scientific Reasoning, History, Social Science, Humanities and Information Systems. (Please note: Information Systems training or coursework required within 5 years of enrollment in the program.)

 

General Education Core: 15 credits

  • HIST-321      Business, Industry and Work in American History
  • HUMN-310   Globalization and World Politics
  • SOC-310      The Social Science of the Workplace
  • COMM-320   Professional Communication Skills
  • CSSEM-499 Professional Studies Capstone Seminar

 Continuing Professional Studies Core: 18 credits

  • CSSEM-300 Professional Practice Seminar
  • MGMT-361   Leadership Theory & Ethical Practices
  • ECON-331    Economic Decision Making
  • STAT-311    Finding and Evaluation Statistical Data
  • FINC-323    Financial Decision Making
  • IT-201        Learning and Technology

Major Courses: 27 credits

  • ACCT 101 Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 102 Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 203 Intermediate Accounting I
  • ACCT 204 Intermediate Accounting II
  • ACCT 303 Accounting Theory and Practice
  • ACCT 309 Federal Taxes I
  • ACCT 316 Cost Accounting
  • ACCT 409 Auditing
  • ACCT 412 Advanced Accounting

Call 215.951.2900 or email evening@PhilaU.edu for more information about this innovative program or to schedule an appointment with an academic advisor.