THE NEXT STEP Baccalaureate Degree Program for Graduates of Two Year Colleges Accounting (Numerals in front of courses indicate credits) 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Pre-Senior Year Intermediate Financial Acct I/ACCT 210 Intermediate Financial Acct II/ACCT 310 Accounting Information Sys/ACCT 350 Inter Managerial Acct/ACCT 302 Business Statistics/BCOR 221 Financial Management I/BCOR 311 Principles of Marketing/BCOR 241 Business and Professional Communications/BCOR 231 Introduction to Philosophy/LPHI 131 Sacred Scriptures/LTHE 121 Adv Managerial Acct/ACCT 402 Social & Ethical Responsibility of Business/MGMT 360
3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 1 3
Senior Year Advanced Financial Acct/ACCT 410 Income Taxes/ACCT 331 Advanced Taxes/ACCT 431 Financial Auditing/ACCT 422 Literature Series/LENG Global Business/BCOR 306 Organizational Behavior/MGMT 316 Experiential Learning/BCOR 450 Business Policy/BCOR 480* Fine Art Series/LFIN Theology or Phil III Series/LTHE or LPHI Leadership Seminar Legal Environment of Business II/ ACCT 360
*Fulfills LBST 383, Senior Seminar Students will be permitted to take other courses in substitution for any course listed above which they have satisfactorily completed prior to admission into the Next Step program. Students are required to complete 7-19 credits in the Liberal Studies Core. Students may transfer courses equivalent to Sacred Scripture, Introduction to Philosophy, the Literature Series and/or the Fine Arts Series. Students must take the Leadership Seminar, the Theology/ Philosophy III Series, and the Senior Seminar or approved capstone at Gannon. Prerequisites: The above course requirements presume that the student has completed the following courses, or their equivalent, prior to matriculation. If not, they become additional required courses in the program. One year of Accounting (BCOR 201 and 202) One year of Economics (BCOR 111 and 112) Legal Environment of Business (BCOR 203) Principles of Management (BCOR 251) PC Applications (CIS 170-173) or Business Technology (CIS 150) College Composition (LENG 111) Critical Analysis & Comp (LENG 112) Equivalent of Algebra for Business Students/MATH 114 Accounting Curriculum - 5 year MBA The fifth year student will follow the same curriculum as the four year student to receive the BS in accounting in four years. However, through the advisor, the fifth year student will be encouraged to take certain graduate courses and prerequisites to better prepare for graduate coursework beginning in the junior year provided the student maintains a 3.2 GPA. The student will be encouraged to take a minimum of two courses in the summer between their fourth and fifth year.
Undergraduate Catalog 2012-2013