Accounting Major

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 Requirements33
ACCT 2203Intermediate Accounting I3
ACCT 2204Intermediate Accounting II3
ACCT 3320Cost Management3
ACCT 3330Auditing3
ACCT 3343Federal Income Taxation I3
ACCT 4310Advanced Accounting3
Total Credits51

Accounting majors must maintain a GPA of at least a 2.50 in accounting.