MSA Courses for students starting prior to Fall 2017

Degree Requirements

MSA students who started the MSA program prior to  the Fall 2017 semester will complete the following course requirements.


Foundation Courses (Note: Students may satisfy the Foundation requirments with either the 3-credit hour GSB courses or the new 1-credit hour courses.)
GSB 611/ECON 501 Foundations in Economics
GSB 612/ACCT 503 Foundations in Accounting
GSB 613/QUAN 504 Foundations in Statistics
GSB 614/MGMT 502 Foundations in Management
GSB 615/FIN 506 Foundations in Finance
GSB 617/BLAW 505 Foundations in Business Law
Core Courses (7) Three-Credit Hour Courses
GSB 701/ACCT 604 Accounting for Managers
GSB 702/ACCT 711 Federal Taxation of Individuals
GSB 703/ACCT 712 Federal Taxation of Corporations and Parnerships
GSB 704/ACCT 713 Financial Reporting I*
GSB 705/ACCT 714 Financial Reporting II*
GSB 706/ACCT 715 Advanced Accounting
GSB 707/ACCT 716 Audit and Assurance Services
Electives (12 credit-hours, selecting from several 1-3 credit hour courses)
ACCT 710 Cost Management
GSB 708/ACCT 717 Advanced Auditing
ACCT 718 Business Law for Accountants
ACCT 790 Special Topics in Accounting
ACCT 810 International Accounting
ACCT 811 Government and Non-Profit Accounting
ACCT 812 Research in Accounting
GSB 621/ECON 603 Economics of the Firm
GSB 622/MGMT 607 Management Information Systems
GSB 623/BETH 608 Business Ethics and Society
GSB 624/MGMT 602 Leading People and Organizations
GSB 625/MGMT 605 Financial Management
GSB 626/MKTG 606 Marketing Management