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B.Accy. in Accountancy

Degree Requirements

The academic regulations for this degree program, as entered in the University of Mississippi Catalog, are in effect for the current or selected academic year and semester. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change rules for registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time.

General Education

Requirement Hours Description
English Comp I 3 Complete Engl 101, Hon 101, Writ 100 or Writ 101 with a passing grade.
English Comp II 3 Complete one of the following courses with a passing grade: Engl 102, Liba 102, Writ 102 or Hon 102.
Math 261/267/271 3 ccessfully complete one of the following courses with a grade of C or better: Math 261, Math 267, or Math 271.
Math 262/268/272 3 Successfully complete one of the following courses with a C or better grade: Math 262, Math 268, or Math 272.
6 hrs humanities 6 Complete 6 credit hours of humanities chosen from the following areas: African- American studies, classics, modern or ancient languages, history, honors, philosophy, religion, southern studies, or gender studies.
3 hrs behavioral science 3 Complete 3 credit hours of behavioral science chosen from the following areas: anthropology, geography, journalism, political science, psychology, and sociology.
3 hrs fine & perform arts 3 Complete 3 hours in the area of fine or performing arts. Choose from art history, music, dance, and theatre arts.
6-8 hrs science 6 Complete 6-8 hours of natural science courses with labs from the following areas: biology, chemistry, geology, physics, or astronomy.
2 science labs 2 Successfully complete at least two science laboratory courses. Courses may be chosen from the departments of Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Geology and Geological Engineering, or Physics and Astronomy.
Accy 201 3 Complete Accy 201 with a passing grade. A minimum grade of B is required in Accy 201 to take Accy 303 (a required course for accounting majors).
Accy 202 3 Complete Accy 202 with a passing grade. A minimum grade of B is required in Accy 202 to take Accy 303 (a required course for accounting majors).
Econ 202 3 Complete Econ 202 with a minimum of a C grade.
Econ 203 3 Complete Econ 203 with a minimum of a C grade.
Bus 230 or Econ 230 3 Successfully complete Bus 230 or Econ 230 with a passing grade. A minimum grade of C is required in Econ 230 to take Econ 302 (a required course for accounting majors).
Bus 271 or Speech 3 Successfully complete one of the following courses: Bus 271, Spch 102, or Spch 105.
Bus 250 2 Complete Bus 250 with a passing grade.
Math 269 3 Complete Math 269 with a passing grade.
6 hrs mod lang or lit survey 6 Student must complete one of the following requirement: - 1) 6 hours of literature - 2) 6 hours of modern or ancient language.

Major Requirements

Requirement Hours Description
Accy 303 3 Complete Accy 303 with a passing grade. A minimum grade of C is required in Accy 303 to take Accy 304 (a required course for accounting majors).
Accy 304 3 Complete Accy 304 with a passing grade. A minimum grade of C is required in Accy 304 to take Accy 401 and Accy 402 (required courses for accounting majors).
Accy 309 3 Complete Accy 309 with a passing grade. Accounting majors may repeat this course only once for credit. For students entering the Master of Accountancy or the Master of Taxation, a minimum grade of C is required.
Accy 310 3 Complete Accy 310 with a passing grade. Accounting majors may repeat this course only once for credit.
Accy 401 3 Complete Accy 401 with a passing grade. Accounting majors may repeat this course only once for credit. For students entering the Master of Accountancy or the Master of Taxation, a minimum grade of C is required.
Accy 402 3 Complete Accy 402 with a passing grade. Accounting majors may repeat this course only once for credit. For students entering the Master of Accountancy or the Master of Taxation, a minimum grade of C is required.
Accy 405 3 Complete Accy 405 with a passing grade. Accounting majors may repeat this course only once for credit. For students entering the Master of Accountancy or the Master of Taxation, a minimum grade of C is required.
Accy 407 3 Complete Accy 407 with a passing grade. Accounting majors may repeat this course only once for credit.
Accy 411 3 Complete Accy 411 with a passing grade. Accounting majors may repeat this course only once for credit.
Overall Major GPA Please contact your academic advisor for grade point requirements.
Resident Major GPA Please contact your academic advisor for grade point requirements.
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Major Requirements II

Requirement Hours Description
Mktg 351 3 Complete Mktg 351 with a passing grade.
Econ 302 / Bus 302 3 Successfully complete Econ 302 or Bus 302 with a passing grade.
Fin 331 3 Complete Fin 331 with a passing grade.
Mgmt 372/Mktg 372 3 Complete Mgmt 372/Mktg 372 with a passing grade.
Mgmt 371 3 Complete Mgmt 371 with a passing grade.
MIS 309 3 Complete MIS 309 with a passing grade.
Writ 250/Engl 250 3 Complete Writ 250 or Engl 250 with a passing grade.
Mgmt 493 / Accy 520 3 Successfully complete one of the following courses: Mgmt 493 or Accy 520.

Acc Minor - Economics

Requirement Hours Description
6 hrs Econ 300+, excl Econ 302 6
6 hrs ACCY emphasis electives 6 Complete 6 hrs of electives with a passing grade.

Acc Minor - General Finance

Requirement Hours Description
9 hrs Fin 300+, excl Fin 331 9 Successfully complete at least 9 hours of finance coursework at the 300 level or above, excluding Fin 331.
3 hrs ACCY emphasis electives 3 Complete 3 hrs of an elective with a passing grade.

Acc Minor - Insurance & Risk Management

Requirement Hours Description
Fin 341 3 Complete Fin 341 with a passing grade.
6 hrs Ins & Risk electives 6 Successfully complete 6 hrs coursework from the following: Fin 342, Fin 441, Fin 442, or Fin 542.
3 hrs ACCY emphasis electives 3 Complete 3 hrs of an elective with a passing grade.

Acc Minor - Management

Requirement Hours Description
Mgmt 391 3 Complete Mgmt 391 with a passing grade.
Mgmt 383 3 Complete Mgmt 383 with a passing grade.
3 hrs Mgmt 400+ 3 Complete 3 hours of Mgmt coursework at the 400 level or above with a passing grade.
3 hrs ACCY emphasis electives 3 Complete 3 hrs of an elective with a passing grade.

Acc Minor - Management Information Sys

Requirement Hours Description
9 hrs MIS emphasis electives 9 Successfully complete 9 hrs electives from the following: MIS 307, MIS 317, MIS 330, MIS 408, MIS 409, and MIS 412.
3 hrs ACCY emphasis electives 3 Complete 3 hrs of an elective with a passing grade.

Acc Minor - Managerial Finance

Requirement Hours Description
Fin 334 3 Complete Fin 334 with a passing grade.
6 hrs M Fin emphasis electives 6 Successfully complete 6 hrs of coursework from the following: Fin 338, Fin 431, Fin 533, Fin 534, Fin 568, or Fin 581.
3 hrs ACCY emphasis electives 3 Complete 3 hrs of an elective with a passing grade.

Acc Minor - Marketing

Requirement Hours Description
Mktg 367 3 Complete Mktg 367 with a passing grade.
6 hrs Mktg 300+, excl 351, 372 6 Successfully complete 6 hours of Mktg coursework at the 300 level or higher, excluding Mktg 351 & Mktg 372
3 hrs ACCY emphasis electives 3 Complete 3 hrs of an elective with a passing grade.

Acc Minor - Real Estate

Requirement Hours Description
Fin 351 3 Complete Fin 351 with a passing grade.
6 hr Real Estate emphasis electives 6 Complete 6 hrs from the following: Fin 353, Fin 355, Fin 555
3 hrs ACCY emphasis electives 3 Complete 3 hrs of an elective with a passing grade.
The policies and regulations contained in this online University of Mississippi Catalog are in effect for the current or selected semester. The catalog is not a contract, but rather a guide for the convenience of students. The University of Mississippi reserves the right to 1) change or withdraw courses; 2) change the fees, rules, and schedules for admission, registration, instruction, and graduation; and 3) change other regulations affecting the student body at any time. Implicit in each student’s enrollment with the university is an agreement to comply with university rules and regulations, which the university may modify to exercise properly its educational responsibility.