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Typical Four-Year Program of Study

Program of Study Without Spring Internship: The program of study below is designed primarily for the student who enters prebusiness during the first year and maintains GPA admission requirements.

First Year (0-29 hrs.)
1st Semester s.h. 2nd Semester s.h.
10:001 Rhetoric 4 10:002 Rhetoric 4
22M:017 Calculus & Matrix Algebra for Business 4 22S:008 Statistics for Business 4
Social Science - excluding ECON:1100 (6E:001) and ECON:1200 (6E:002) 3 ECON:1100 (6E:001) Principles of Microeconomics 4
Historical Perspectives 3 Elective 3
Total 14 Total 15
Second Year (30-59 hrs.)
1st Semester s.h. 2nd Semester s.h.
ACCT:2100 (6A:001) Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 ACCT:2200 (6A:002) Managerial Accounting 3
ECON:1200 (6E:002) Principles of Macroeconomics 4 Global and Cultural Studies 3
Humanities 3 8G:001 Interpretation of Literature 3
ECON:2800 (6E:071) Statistics for Strategy Problems 3 MGMT:2000 (6J:047) Introduction to Law 3
Natural Sciences (lab not required) 3 MSCI:2000 (6K:070) Computer Analysis 3
Total 16 Total 15
Third Year (60-89 hrs.)
1st Semester s.h. 2nd Semester s.h.
ACCT:3200 (6A:131) Income Measurement & Asset Valuation 3 ACCT:3300 (6A:132) Valuation of Financial Claims 3
ACCT:3400 (6A:133) Introduction to Taxation 3 MSCI:3100 (6K:180) Applied Information Systems 3
ACCT:3100 (6A:150) Professional Orientation Seminar 1 MGMT:2100 (6J:048) Introduction to Management 3
FIN:3000 (6F:100) Introductory Financial Management 3 MKTG:3000 (6M:100) Introduction to Marketing Strategy 3
BUS:3000 (6B:100) Business Communication and Protocol 3 ACCT:4200 (6A:130) Accounting for Management Analysis and Control (or Elective) 3
ACCT:4200 (6A:130) Accounting for Management Analysis and Control (or Elective) 3    
Total 16 Total 15
Fourth Year (90+ hrs.)
1st Semester s.h. 2nd Semester s.h.
ACCT:4100 (6A:144) Auditing 3 ACCT:4200 (6A:130) Accounting for Management Analysis and Control (or Elective) 3
MSCI:3000 (6K:100) Operations Management 3 ACCT:4300 (6A:148) Business Law 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Elective 3 Elective 3
Total 15 Total 15

OPTIONAL ACCOUNTING ELECTIVES DURING SENIOR YEAR:
ACCT:3500 (6A:141) Advanced Tax Topics
ACCT:4400 (6A:145) Advanced Financial Accounting

An Iowa undergraduate who plans to continue on to the M.Ac. Program with a MIS area of specialty and who is not beginning the M.Ac. Program in the summer session, should take MSCI:3020 (6K:126) Introduction to Programming as an undergraduate elective.