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Accounting Bachelor’s Degree Program

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Accounting - Subsequent Bachelor of Science Degree

Looking to earn an additional bachelor’s degree? This degree is specifically designed for students who have already completed a bachelor's degree or higher.

Prerequisite Competencies

  • COMP 108 - INTRODUCTION TO DATABASES (1)

    COMP 108

    INTRODUCTION TO DATABASES

    Course Description

    This course focuses on using d
  • ECON 220 - INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS (4)

    ECON 220

    INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS

    Course Description

    An introduction to economic th
  • PF 321 - LEARNING STRATEGIES (2)

    PF 321

    LEARNING STRATEGIES

    Course Description

    This course prepares students

Business Core (28 hours)

  • ACCT 215 - FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING (4)

    ACCT 215

    FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

    Course Description

    An introduction to accounting
  • ACCT 225 - MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING (4)

    ACCT 225

    MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING

    Course Description

    The study of management accoun
  • BSAD 220 - BUSINESS LAW (4)

    BSAD 220

    BUSINESS LAW

    Course Description

    A study of the everyday legal
  • ECON 210 - INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS (4)

    ECON 210

    INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS

    Course Description

    An introduction to economic th
  • FINA 301 - PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE (4)

    FINA 301

    PRINCIPLES OF FINANCE

    Course Description

    This course is designed to sur
  • MGMT 312 - PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT (4)

    MGMT 312

    PRINCIPLES OF MANAGEMENT

    Course Description

    This course explores the basic
  • MKTG 300 - MARKETING (4)

    MKTG 300

    MARKETING

    Course Description

    A general course in marketing

Major Area (32 hours)

  • ACCT 310 - INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I (4)

    ACCT 310

    INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING I

    Course Description

    The first of two in-depth fina
  • ACCT 320 - INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II (4)

    ACCT 320

    INTERMEDIATE ACCOUNTING II

    Course Description

    The second of two in-depth fin
  • ACCT 330 - COST MANAGEMENT (4)

    ACCT 330

    COST MANAGEMENT

    Course Description

    This course is an in-depth stu
  • ACCT 390 - FEDERAL INCOME TAX I (4)

    ACCT 390

    FEDERAL INCOME TAX I

    Course Description

    An introduction to the federal
  • ACCT 420 - FEDERAL INCOME TAX II (4)

    ACCT 420

    FEDERAL INCOME TAX II

    Course Description

    Analysis of the income tax con
  • ACCT 425 - ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS (4)

    ACCT 425

    ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS

    Course Description

    This course creates a framewor
  • ACCT 470 - AUDITING (4)

    ACCT 470

    AUDITING

    Course Description

    A study of the planning, evide
  • ACCT 495 - ACCOUNTING RESEARCH & ANALYSIS (4)

    ACCT 495

    ACCOUNTING RESEARCH & ANALYSIS

    Course Description

    This course is designed to bui

Major Electives (4 hours)

Select 4 hours from:

  • ACCT 341 - FRAUD EXAMINATION (4)

    ACCT 341

    FRAUD EXAMINATION

    Course Description

    This course provides an overvi
  • ACCT 342 - INTERVIEWING TECHNIQUES FOR FRAUD INVESTIGATIONS (4)

    ACCT 342

    INTERVIEWING TECHNIQUES FOR FRAUD INVESTIGATIONS

    Course Description

    This course provides an overvi
  • ACCT 343 - LEGAL ELEMENTS OF FRAUD (4)

    ACCT 343

    LEGAL ELEMENTS OF FRAUD

    Course Description

    This course explores the legal
  • ACCT 344 - CORPORATE GOVERNANCE & INTERNAL CONTROL ASSESSMENT (4)

    ACCT 344

    CORPORATE GOVERNANCE & INTERNAL CONTROL ASSESSMENT

    Course Description

    This course starts with an ove
  • ACCT 360 - GOVERNMENT & NOT FOR PROFIT ACCOUNTING (4)

    ACCT 360

    GOVERNMENT & NOT FOR PROFIT ACCOUNTING

    Course Description

    This course is designed to pro
  • ACCT 401 - ACCOUNTING ETHICS & PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES (4)

    ACCT 401

    ACCOUNTING ETHICS & PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

    Course Description

    This course explores ethics an
  • ACCT 410 - ACCOUNTING INTERNSHIP (1 - 9)

    ACCT 410

    ACCOUNTING INTERNSHIP

    Course Description

    This course provides qualified
  • ACCT 480 - SPECIAL TOPICS IN ACCOUNTING (1 - 4)

    ACCT 480

    SPECIAL TOPICS IN ACCOUNTING

    Course Description

    A variable content classroom c
  • ACCT 499 - INDEPENDENT STUDIES IN ACCOUNTING (1 - 4)

    ACCT 499

    INDEPENDENT STUDIES IN ACCOUNTING

    Course Description

    Independent studies courses al
  • ENTR 395 - FOUNDATIONS OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP (4)

    ENTR 395

    FOUNDATIONS OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP

    Course Description

    Foundations of Entrepreneurshi
  • FINA 403 - ADVANCED FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (4)

    FINA 403

    ADVANCED FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

    Course Description

    An introduction to advanced co
  • FPLN 430 - INCOME TAX PLANNING (4)

    FPLN 430

    INCOME TAX PLANNING

    Course Description

    An introduction to federal inc
  • MIS 478 - QUANTITATIVE METHODS & ANALYSIS (4)

    MIS 478

    QUANTITATIVE METHODS & ANALYSIS

    Course Description

    This course addresses the impo

Additional Requirements

Each candidate for a subsequent degree must successfully complete in residence at Franklin University a minimum of 30 credit hours of 200 level courses or above, of which a minimum of 16 credit hours must be in major area courses at the 300 or 400 level. If the student is a previous Franklin bachelor of science degree graduate, the 30 credits must be earned after the first Franklin B.S. degree was awarded. If the required courses for a subsequent degree total less than 30 credit hours, the student may take Free Elective courses to achieve residency. Either PF 121 or PF 321 must be taken prior to the first BLF course, or it may be taken concurrently with the first 15-week BLF course. Students also must meet the University algebra competency requirement

A minimum GPA of 2.25 is required in the major area, and each major area course must be completed with a grade of “C” or better to count toward degree requirements.

Please see the Academic Bulletin for the complete list of degree and residency requirements.

Additional Curriculum

Accounting - Bachelor of Science Degree

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Build well-rounded skills and learn the industry specific knowledge you will need to be successful in your career.

Accounting - Associate of Science Degree

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Begin building your educational foundation with a curriculum that has a broad base in general education while touching upon a specific area of study.

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