Accounting majors take courses that prepare them for their professional careers. Many pursue advanced degrees to meet the 150-hour requirement for CPA certification. Most Fairfield Accounting graduates take positions in public accounting, corporations, governments and not-for-profit organizations.
For a 51-credit major in accounting, students complete the following:
|Business Core Requirements||33|
|ACCT 2203||Intermediate Accounting I||3|
|ACCT 2204||Intermediate Accounting II||3|
|ACCT 3320||Cost Management||3|
|ACCT 3343||Federal Income Taxation I||3|
|ACCT 4310||Advanced Accounting||3|
Accounting majors must maintain a GPA of at least a 2.50 in accounting.