Accounting/Corporate Finance Major

This major provides students with basic competency in the functional areas of accounting and corporate finance. It provides students with the minimum requirements to obtain employment and to sit for professional examinations such as the CPA exam.

Students must obtain a 2.00 GPA in their (combined) business core and major courses as well as a 2.00 cumulative Northern Michigan University GPA.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 150

Liberal Studies 30-40

Business Core* 32

Accounting/Corporate Finance 60
Accounting 40
ACT Electives** (ACT 431 required for CPA exam) 12
Finance 20
Choose from the following: 

Other Required Courses 24
     MA 115 Precalculus (4 cr.) [III] or
     MA 161 Calculus I (4 cr.) [III]
     SO 113 Social Problems (4 cr.) [IV]

*Note: Courses in business core cannot be double counted toward another major or minor.

**Courses must include 400-level ACT courses (ACT 491 limited to 4 credits).

This major does not require a minor.