Course Descriptions

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Accounting

 
ACC 300 Financial Accounting
  3 hours Core Terms Offered: S13, S14, F13, W13, F14, W14
  Course Prerequisites: No credit in ACC 471 
  Advisory Prerequisites: Sophomore standing 
   
  Financial Accounting --- Financial Accounting provides students with their first exposure to what is essentially the language of business. Students will learn how the economic activities of a business are reported in a set of financial statements and how the information in financial statements can be used to assess the risk and performance of the business. Emphasis will be placed on fundamental concepts and principles of financial accounting and the ability to apply those concepts and principles in business-related decision making.