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Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 
Undergraduate Catalog 2009-10 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accountancy Major (ACTJ)

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Qualifications for Accounting Certification Exams

A graduate of the Haworth College of Business with a major in Accountancy will qualify to take many of the professional certification exams. Since the qualifying rules differ by state, and are subject to change, the student is responsible for determining if additional criteria need to be met for a specific exam or state.


Report to the Department of Accountancy, 3190 Schneider Hall, for assignment to an accounting major advisor.

Transfer Credits

Up to 6 hours of introductory accounting may be accepted from other than a four-year accredited school. All accountancy majors must take a minimum of 12 hours of accounting courses at WMU.

Core Requirements

All accountancy majors are required to complete 30 credit hours of accountancy courses. The following nine courses must be taken:

Additional Requirements

All accountancy majors are required to complete one of the following elective courses:

Interdisciplinary Requirements:

Accountancy majors must complete at least 90 hours in courses outside the accounting discipline. The following must be taken as part of the 90 hours outside of accountancy:

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