School of Accountancy - ABM

Accelerated Bachelor’s/Master’s Curriculum for the School of Accountancy

The Accelerated Bachelor’s/Master’s Program (ABM) offers outstanding students in the School of Accountancy an opportunity to earn both the bachelor's and the master's degrees in less time and at less cost than usual. The ABM program allows these exceptional accounting students to count up to 9 hours toward both the bachelor's and master's degrees. Please see the School Accountancy website for additional information.

Below is a chart of all the approved courses that can be taken in the ABM program and what course that replaces at the undergraduate level.

CodeTitleHours
ACCT 6130Advanced Accounting Topics (Replaces ACCT 5130 Advanced Accounting Topics)3
ACCT 6420Income Tax II (Replaces ACCT 5420 Income Tax II)3
ACCT 6610Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting (Replaces ACCT 5610 Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting)3
ACCT 6700Advanced Business Law (Replaces ACCT 5700 Advanced Business Law)3
ACCT 6810Corporate Governance & Accounting Ethics (Replaces ACCT Elective)3

Senior Year for Students in ABM Program - Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Accounting Major

Courses marked with an asterisk are those that can be substituted by graduate level courses by students enrolled in the ABM program to meet nine undergraduate hours during their senior year and nine graduate hours to be used toward their graduate degree.

Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
ACCT 4310 Auditing and Assurance Services3*Accounting Elective3
*Accounting Elective3*Accounting Elective or Business Elective3
MNGT 4800 Strategic Management3Business Elective3
BUSI 4010 Professional and Career Development in Business IV1Elective6
Elective6UNIV 4AA0 Creed to Succeed0

Accelerated Master of Accountancy 

First Year
SummerHoursFallHoursSpringHours
ACCT 7110 Research in Accounting3ACCT 7410 Federal Tax Research3ACCT 6310 Advanced Auditing & Assurance Services3
Elective Courses 6ACCT 7510 Integrated Accounting Applications3ACCT 7710 Professional Development0
 Elective Courses3 
 9 9 3
Total Hours: 21