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2011-2012 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting Major, B.S.

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The following is only one source of information regarding a student’s program of study for a B.S. in Accounting. Note: Some courses required in the major will also fulfill requirements for the General Education Curriculum. Students should always meet with a faculty advisor for information on course scheduling, rotation, and selection and for planning the most effective and efficient program of study. In addition to the General Education Curriculum and Business core requirements, the student must successfully complete the following:

Business Core: (36 Semester Hours)

(See Accounting and Business Administration Programs )

Total Hours Required for a B.S. in Accounting: 124 Semester Hours.


Students planning to pursue graduate studies in accounting or sit for the CPA exam in Mississippi must complete a minimum of 150 semester hours of college education including a baccalaureate degree. In order to meet the 150 hour requirement and prepare students for these studies, students should consider taking courses from the following list in addition to those required for the Accounting major:

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