Financial Accounting Specialty

The financial specialty is designed for those individuals wishing to pursue one of several different career paths. The field of financial reporting deals with reporting to interested parties outside the organization, other than taxing authorities. It includes such career paths as: financial accountant, controller and chief financial officer. Additionally, a strong grounding in financial accounting is necessary to be an effective auditor.

Degree Requirements

Suggested Specialization Electives

ACCT 4010Advanced Financial Accounting

3 credits

ACCT 4070Governmental/Nonprofit Accounting and Auditing

3 credits

ACCT 4090Information Systems Auditing

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:9

Recommended Electives

FNBK 3400Investment Principles and Practices

3 credits

FNBK 3700International Financial Management

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:6