Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) - Accounting Emphasis
Semester Credit Hours Required
36 semester credit hours.
33 semester credit hours for students with a B.B.A. in Accounting from TWU.
While a student pursuing this program does not need to have completed an undergraduate degree in Accounting, it is expected that the following TWU courses (or their equivalent) will have been satisfactorily completed prior to enrollment in the graduate Accounting courses required in this program: BUS 2043, BUS 2053, BUS 3023, BUS 3043, BUS 3063, BUS 4163, and BUS 4423.
Program of Study
Students should enroll in BUS 5893 Business Strategy and Policy their final semester of the program, as they will be required to integrate the knowledge and skills gained in all of the other required courses. For the Accounting program, BUS 5493 Accounting Theory is the Capstone course and should be taken in the final semester of the program. All of the undergraduate Accounting prerequisite courses and at least four of the other required graduate Accounting courses must be successfully completed before the start of BUS 5493.
|Code||Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|BUS 5243||Managerial Finance||3|
|BUS 5263||Organizational Behavior in Business Administration||3|
|BUS 5763||Strategic Information Systems||3|
|BUS 5893||Business Strategy and Policy (taken in final semester)||3|
|ECO 5143||Advanced Managerial Economics||3|
|Required Courses in Accounting Emphasis|
|BUS 5423||Advanced Auditing||3|
|BUS 5473||Financial Statement Analysis||3|
|BUS 5483||Accounting for Management Control||3|
|BUS 5493||Accounting Theory (Capstone for emphasis)||3|
|BUS 5563||Accounting Ethics||3|
|BUS 5733||Accounting Research||3|
|or BUS 5773||Forensic Accounting|
|Select one additional graduate business course from BUS, ECO, or HSM. (excluding BUS 5433)||3|
|Additional elective not required for students with a BBA in Accounting from TWU.|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||36|