Arkansas State University - Jonesboro
Degree:  Bachelor of Science
Major:  Accounting
 2006-2007
Students requiring developmental course work based on low entrance exam scores (ACT, SAT, ASSET, COMPASS) may not be able to complete this program of study in eight (8) semesters.  Developmental courses do not count toward total degree hours.  Students having completed college level courses prior to enrollment will be assisted by their advisor in making appropriate substitutions.   In most cases, general education courses may be interchanged between semesters.    A minimum of 45 hours of upper division credit (3000-4000 level) is required for this degree.  Mandatory state and institutional assessment exams will be required during your degree program.  Failure to participate in required assessments may delay graduation.
Year 1   Year 1
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG 1003 Composition I  3 X   ENG 1013 Composition II 3 X
BIOL 1003 Biological Science 3 X   CHEM 1013 or PHSC 1203 or GEOL 1003 or PHYS 1003 or PHYS 2034 or PHYS 2054 Gen Chemistry I or Physical Science or Environmental Geology or Intro to Space Science or University Physics I or General Physics I 3 X
BIOL 1001 Biological Science Lab 1 X   CHEM 1011 or PHSC 1201 or GEOL 1001 or PHYS 1101 Gen Chem I Lab or Physical Science Lab or Environmental Geology Lab or Space Science Lab (Physics courses include lab) 1 X
SOC  Intro to Sociology 3 X   PE 1002 Concepts of Fitness 2 X
BUSN 1913 Making Connections - Business 3 X   CIT 1503 Microcomputer Applications 3  
Math 2143 Business Calculus 3 X   ANTH 2233 Cultural Anthropology 3 X
Total Hours   16     Total Hours   15  
Year 2   Year 2
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
MUS or ART or THEA 2503 Fine Arts Musical or Visual or Theatre 3 X   ACCT 2013 Principles of Acct II 3  
ACCT 2003 Principles of Accounting I 3     BCOM 2563 Bus Communications 3  
LAW 2023 Legal Environment of Bus 3     ECON 2323 Prin of Microeconomics 3  
ECON 2313 Prin of Macroeconomics 3 X   ENG 2003 or ENG 2013 or PHIL 1103 Intro to Literature I or Intro to Literature II or Intro to Philosophy (if not taken for Critical Thinking requirement) 3 X
HIST 2763 or 2773  or POSC 2013  US to 1876 or US since 1876 or Intro to US Government 3 X   ECON 2113 Business Statistics 3  
SCOM 1203 Oral Communications 3 X          
Total Hours   18     Total Hours   15  
Year 3   Year 3
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ACCT 3003 Intermediate Accounting I 3     ACCT 3013 Intermediate Accounting II 3  
ACCT 3023 Cost Accounting I 3     ACCT 4013 Tax Accounting 3  
MGMT 3153 Organizational Behavior 3     CIT 3523 Operations Management 3  
ELECTIVE  ANY LEVEL 2     CIT 3013 Management Information Systems 3  
FIN 3713 Business Finance 3     ELECTIVE  ANY LEVEL 3  
LIT 2003 or LIT 2013 or PHIL 1103 or ART or MUS or THEA 2503 Intro to Lit I or Lit II or Intro to Philosophy or Fine Arts Visual or Musical or Theatre (select one not previously taken) 3 X          
Total Hours   17     Total Hours   15  
Year 4   Year 4
Fall Semester   Spring Semester
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ACCT 4053 Auditing I 3     ACCT 4033 Account Information Systems 3  
MKTG 3013 Marketing 3     ACCT 4023 Advanced Accounting 3  
LAW 4043 Business Organization 3     MGMT 4813 Strategic Management 3  
ELECTIVE  ANY LEVEL 3     ELECTIVE ANY LEVEL 3  
ELECTIVE 3000/4000* JR/SR LEVEL ACCT or ANY LEVEL 3     ELECTIVE 3000/4000* JR/SR LEVEL ACCT or ANY LEVEL 3  
Total Hours   15     Total Hours   15  
                 
Total Jr/Sr Hours 45     Total Degree Hours 126  
 
Graduation Requirements:  
Completion of HIST 2763 or HIST 2773 or POSC 2103   
Must take SOC 2213 or ANTH 2233        
English Proficiency (Grade of C or better in ENG 1003 and ENG 1013)  
2.25 in major or at least a "C" in each course in major  
2.25 overall and at least 2.25 GPA at ASU  
2.25 in business core or at least a "C" in each core course  
50 % of business requirements completed at ASU-Jonesboro  
Maximum of 30 credit hours via correspondence, extension, examination, PLA, Military or similar means; CLEP (30 hrs max) 
45 JR/SR Hours after completing 54 hours  
126 Total Credit Hours  
30 of last 36 hours at ASU-Jonesboro  
Minimum of 57 hours from 4-year institutions  
32 ASU residence hours  
Must have grade of C or better in MATH 2143, ACCT 2003, and Computer Proficiency Course  
*ELECTIVES MUST INCLUDE ONE JR/SR ACCOUNTING ELECTIVE  
ALL COURSE PREREQUISITES MUST BE MET  

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