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Minor in Accounting

Accounting Minor IconThe accounting minor provides you with the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills in a wide range of specialty areas within accounting. This minor will enhance your major by giving you experience in financial management, business transaction tracking, financial reporting, merger and acquisition strategy, tax and audit strategy, wealth management, and information systems development.

Minor Requirements (18 Credits) 

An overall GPA of 2.67, 40 completed credits and acceptance into a degree program is required for enrollment in any business minor and business course 3000 level or higher. A student from outside the Huntsman School who desires to pursue any business minor must recognize that there may be prerequisites to required minor courses and that a GPA of 2.5 must be obtained in minor courses.

Course Number Course Name Semesters Taught Credits
ACCT 2010 Survey of Accounting I F, Sp, Su 3
ACCT 2020 Survey of Accounting II F, Sp, Su 3
ACCT 3110 Intermediate Financial Accounting & Reporting I F, Sp, Su 3
ACCT 3120 Intermediate Financial Accounting & Reporting II F, Sp, Su 3
ACCT 3310 Strategic Cost Management F, Sp, Su 3

Choose one course from the following:

ACCT 3410 Income Taxation I F, Sp, Su 3
ACCT 4500 Accounting Information Systems F, Sp 3

Prerequisites

Course Number Prerequisites
ACCT 2010 Accounting minor, students only need to have a college GPA of a 2.50 or higher to register for ACCT 2010
ACCT 2020 Acct 2010, 2.50 GPA
ACCT 3110 Declared Major, 40 cr., 3.0 overall GPA, B grade or higher in ACCT 2010; completion of ACCT 2020; MIS 2100; and successful completion of the accounting entrance exam
ACCT 3120 Declared Major, 40 cr. Acct 3110, 2.67 GPA
ACCT 3310 Declared Major, 40 cr., 3.0 overall GPA, B grade or higher in ACCT 2010; completion of ACCT 2020; MIS 2100; and successful completion of the accounting entrance exam
ACCT 3410 Declared Major,40 cr., 2.67 GPA
ACCT 4500

Declared Major, 40 cr., Acct 3110, 2.67 GPA

 

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Logan Advising

Ben Elwood

Ben Elwood

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Phone Number: 435.797.2272
Email: ben.elwood@usu.edu

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