Finance and Accounting Management, BS (transition)
Students who matriculated prior to fall 2016 may either follow this curriculum or the new curriculum under “Business and Social Sciences Programs."
The Bachelor of Science in Finance and Accounting Management degree program offers students an opportunity to obtain a broad understanding of the role that business plays in the world economy along with a strong focus on accounting and financial management. Students also take courses in the major areas of business so that, as they move into managerial positions, they have the understanding and skills to work across functional areas.
Students take courses such as financial reporting, managerial accounting, intermediate accounting, and cost accounting, as well as tax and audit. They also complete courses in the key areas in finance: corporate and managerial finance, working capital management, and investments.
Graduates may pursue careers in the private, nonprofit, and government sectors. They work in the cost accounting and budgeting areas, in short-term or long-term asset management, and in financial planning and security analysis.
Complete all courses listed below unless otherwise indicated.
Minimum 120 total semester hours required
Minimum 2.000 GPA required
Students must earn a minimum of 60 Northeastern University semester hours in order to receive a bachelor’s degree.
Note: Individual program requirements may exceed the above minima.
31 semester hours required
and ENG 1106
|College Writing 1|
and Lab for ENG 1105
and ENG 1108
|College Writing 2|
and Lab for ENG 1107
and ENG 2106
and Lab for ENG 2105
and ENG 3108
|Writing for the Professions: Business and the Social Sciences|
and Lab for ENG 3107
|Course satisfying Engaging Difference and Diversity core||3|
|PHL 2100||Business Ethics||3|
|Course satisfying Engaging with the Natural and Designed World core||3|
|ITC 1000||Computer Applications||3|
|or ITC 2016||End-User Data Analysis Tools|
|MTH 1100||College Algebra||3|
Major Required Courses
49 semester hours required
|ECN 1200||Principles of Macroeconomics||3|
|ECN 1100||Principles of Microeconomics||3|
|MTH 2300||Business Statistics||3|
|ACC 2100||Financial Accounting||3|
|ACC 2200||Managerial Accounting||3|
|ACC 3201||Financial Reporting and Analysis 1||3|
|ACC 3202||Financial Reporting and Analysis 2||3|
|MGT 2330||Business Law||3|
|FIN 2105||Introduction to Corporate Finance||3|
|MGT 1100||Introduction to Business||3|
|PSY 1100||Foundations of Psychology||3|
|ACC 3103||Cost Accounting||3|
|FIN 4220||Working Capital Management||3|
|FIN 4230||International Finance||3|
|MGT 4850||Business Strategy||3,4|
Major Elective Courses
6 semester hours required
|Complete 6 semester hours from the following:||6|
|Principles of Taxation|
|Financial Statement Analysis|
|Financial Institutions and Markets|
|Principles of Auditing|
|Risk Management and Insurance|
|Personal Financial Planning|
|Real Estate Finance|
Complete a minimum of 34 semester hours of open electives to reach 120 semester hours.