The objective of the accounting program is to provide the educational foundation for careers in accounting. The program includes both general and special education. Courses in the arts, sciences, and business areas are required. A wide variety of accounting courses provide flexibility for different accounting specialties. The curriculum is designed to help students build a strong foundation in the discipline of Accounting, preparing them for a wide variety of career opportunities in both business and professional accounting. The accounting major helps students to meet the requirements of the state's 150-hour law for CPA candidacy. Students also have the option to seek a minor in Accounting.