Accounting Concentration

To earn an accounting concentration, a student must

  • complete a total of 24 credit hours, including 18 credit hours in required accounting courses and 6 credit hours in concentration electives,
  • earn a minimum GPA of 2.50 overall, and
  • earn a minimum GPA of 2.50 in all upper-division accounting courses successfully completed at UNO (excluding ACCT 4510).
Accounting Concentration Required Courses
ACCT 3020BASIC FEDERAL INCOME TAXATION3
ACCT 3030INTERMEDIATE FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING I3
ACCT 3040INTERMEDIATE FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING II3
ACCT 3050INTERMEDIATE MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING3
ACCT 3080ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS3
ACCT 4080PRINCIPLES OF AUDITING3
Accounting Concentration Elective Courses
Select two of the following:6
ADVANCED FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING
ADVANCED FEDERAL INCOME TAXATION
ADVANCED MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING
GOVERNMENTAL/NONPROFIT ACCOUNTING AND AUDITING
Total Credits24

Secondary Concentration in Accounting Required Courses

A secondary concentration in accounting, as a supplement to another BSBA concentration, may be obtained by completing ACCT 3020, ACCT 3030, ACCT 3040, and ACCT 3050 and earning a minimum GPA of 2.50 in all upper-division accounting courses successfully completed at UNO (excluding ACCT 4510). Students must meet all prerequisites to enroll in any accounting course. Students wishing to substitute another upper-division accounting course for one of the four listed above must receive permission to do so from the department chair.

ACCT 3020BASIC FEDERAL INCOME TAXATION3
ACCT 3030INTERMEDIATE FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING I3
ACCT 3040INTERMEDIATE FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING II3
ACCT 3050INTERMEDIATE MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING3
Total Credits12

Special Requirements

Course-related items:

  1. Students interested in taking the CPA Exam in Nebraska must complete ACCT 4070.

Concentration-related items:

  • A student may enroll only twice in any upper-division accounting course. You are enrolled in a course if your name appears on the final class list published immediately after drop/add week. Therefore, you may drop a course only one time (excluding drops during drop/add week). If you drop the same course twice (or receive any grade below a C twice), you will not be permitted to enroll in this course a third time.
  • A minimum GPA of 2.50 overall is required for enrollment in any upper-division (3000-level or 4000-level) accounting course.
  • Accounting courses at the 4000-level also require a minimum GPA of 2.50 in all upper-division UNO accounting courses successfully completed to date (excluding ACCT 4510).
  • Students who wish to contract to take upper-division accounting courses as “honors” courses should contact the course instructor.

Contact: UNO Accounting Department at 402-554-3650 or unocbaaccounting@unomaha.edu

Website: http://cba.unomaha.edu/accounting/