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Corporate Accounting

If you’re looking for a career in corporate accounting or even corporate finance, this concentration is for you. Businesses actively recruit MBA accounting majors for positions in the offices of controller, treasurer, and internal auditing. In addition, many corporate finance positions also require strong corporate accounting backgrounds.*

Required core courses, plus five other courses:

ACC 411 Financial Statement Analysis
ACC 423 Financial Reporting I
ACC 424 Financial Reporting II


Plus two courses selected from this list:
ACC 410 Strategic Cost Analysis
ACC 417 Auditing
ACC 418 Taxes and Business Strategy
ACC 419 Positive Accounting Research
FIN 413 Corporate Finance
FIN 411 Investments
ACC 431 International Financial Statement Analysis
FIN 423 Corporate Financial Policy and Control


* Subject to change. For most up-to-date concentration requirements, please refer to the Course Catalog.

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