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Accounting, Minor

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A Minor in Accounting will prepare students in any major to speak the language of business. Students will receive extensive coverage of both financial and managerial accounting, with the opportunity to pursue other accounting areas of study including: financial accounting, audit, information systems, or tax.

Total Program Credits: 18

Matriculation Requirements:  
  1. Admitted to a bachelor degree program at UVU.
Discipline Core Requirements: 12 Credits 
Complete one of the following introductory accounting sequences 6
  ACC 2110 Principles of Accounting I (3)  
and ACC 2120 Principles of Accounting II (3)  
or ACC 2010 Financial Accounting (3)  
and ACC 2020 Managerial Accounting (3)  
Complete the following courses: 6
  ACC 3010 Intermediate Accounting I (3)  
or ACC 3030 Intermediate Accounting for Non-Accounting Majors (3)1, 2                                           
  ACC 3300 Cost Management (3)  
Elective Requirements: 6 Credits 
Choose 6 credits from the following: 6
  ACC 3020 Intermediate Accounting II (3)2  
  ACC 312G International Internal Auditing (3)  
  ACC 3400 Individual Income Tax (3)  
  ACC 3510 Accounting Information Systems(3)2  
  ACC 4030 Governmental and Not For Profit Accounting (3)  
  ACC 4310 Advanced Management Accounting (3)  
  ACC 4400 Taxation of Business Entities (3)  

Graduation Requirements:

  1. Overall grade point average of 2.5 GPA in all Woodbury School of Business courses and no grade lower than a C- in business courses.
  2. Completion of GE and specified departmental requirements.

NOTES: Students are responsible for completing all prerequisite courses.

1 Only take ACC 3010 if you intend to take ACC 3020 as one of your electives.
2 Course may require completion of prerequisite courses not included in the minor.

Graduation Plan

This graduation plan is a sample plan and is intended to be a guide. Your specific plan may differ based on your Math and English placement and/or transfer credits applied. You are encouraged to meet with an advisor and set up an individualized graduation plan in Wolverine Track.

Milestone courses (pre-requisites for a course in one of the subsequent semesters) are marked in red and italicized.

Semester 1 Course Title Credit Hours
ACC 2010* or ACC 2110 Financial Accounting or Principles of Accounting I 3
  Semester total: 3
Note: *Pre-requisites must be taken. Please see the advisor.
Semester 2 Course Title Credit Hours
ACC 2020 or ACC 2020 Managerial Accounting or Principles of Accounting II 3
  Semester total: 3
Semester 3 Course Title Credit Hours
ACC 3010* or 3300 Intermediate Accounting I or Intermediate Accounting for Non-Accounting Majors 3
ACC 3300* Cost Management 3
  Semester total: 6
Note: *Pre-requisites must be taken. Please see the advisor.
Semester 4 Course Title Credit Hours
Accounting Elective See List 3
Accounting Elective See List 3
If a student desires to complete ACC 4110 they will be required to complete the Woodbury School of Business Matriculation Requirements and will need to complete the ACC 312G – International Internal Auditing and ACC 3020 – Intermediate Accounting II prerequisites. Depending on the student’s background he/she may need to extend their minor to five or more semesters.  
  Semester total: 6
  Degree total: 18



The Accounting department is in the Woodbury School of Business. To find the most up-to-date information, including Program Learning Outcomes for degree programs offered by the Accounting department, visit their website.

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