- The Online Bulletin is for information purposes only. Current students must complete the requirements as outlined in the York Bulletin as applicable.
- Course Descriptions
- Course descriptions can be found in the online PDF version of the Bulletin
The Accounting faculty aims to provide students with theoretical and practical tools in the areas of Accounting, Business and Economics to prepare them for the Uniform Certified Public Accountancy Examination, careers in public, private or government accounting, or to allow them to continue with graduate studies or law school. Accounting courses study the concepts and methods needed to create financial records and statements for external and internal use of various entities: business firms, government bodies, non-profit organizations, etc. The B.S. degree in Accounting at York College includes all the educational requirements to sit for the Uniform Certified Public Accountancy Examination in New York State. Students who wish to sit for the examination in another state should consult the appropriate state board of accountancy.
|EFFECTIVE FALL 2016|
Common Body of Knowledge
|ACC101||Principles of Accounting I||4|
|ACC102||Principles of Accounting II||4|
|BUS201||Computer Applications in Business||3|
|BUS283||Business Law I||3|
|BUS301||Management Theory and Practice||3|
|BUS321||Principles of Finance||3|
|MKT341||Introduction to Marketing||3|
|BUS430||Ethics, Governance & Accountability||3|
|ACC201||Intermediate Accounting I||3|
|ACC202||Intermediate Accounting II||3|
|ACC345||Cost Accounting I||3|
|Students must choose one of the following concentrations:|
Concentration in Internal Audit
|ACC260||Internal Audit I||3|
|ACC261||Internal Audit II||3|
|Plus Accounting Electives||7|
Concentration in Public Accounting
|ACC203||Intermediate Accounting III||3|
|ACC301||Advanced Financial Accounting||4|
|Six additional elective credits in Accounting||6|
|Common Body of Knowledge||32|
|Accounting required courses||12|
|Total Credits required for BS in Accounting||60|
- All Accounting majors must take ECON 102, ECON 103, ECON 220, and MATH 115 or MATH 121 in partial fulfillment of General Education requirements and Liberal Arts requirements. Transfer students majoring in Accounting must present or complete these courses, even though they have an Associate degree where all General Education requirements have been waived.
- All Accounting majors must complete a minimum of 60 Liberal Arts credits.
- The requirement that half of the credits in the major program must be taken at York is superseded by the requirement that 15 credits in the Accounting discipline must be taken at York.
- Students must complete at least 15 credits in Accounting at York College.