Mar 22, 2018  
University Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
University Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

Accounting, B.B.A.

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Raghavan Iyengar, Chair
Telephone:  (919) 530-7378
Office:  324 C.T. Willis Building

Curriculum Requirements

Accounting is a major designed for those students preparing for careers in public, private, and governmental accounting. The curriculum and related courses have been designed to provide students with the necessary accounting background for understanding the broad operational aspects of a business organization. Students will receive an in-depth understanding of accounting theory and concepts, preparation and interpretation of financial statements, and techniques of financial analysis as well as an understanding of federal income tax theory as it pertains to individuals and corporations. The Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) degree program with a major in accounting requires the satisfactory completion of the specified curriculum.

1. 124 Credit Hours:

Complete a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 for all course work completed at North Carolina Central University.  Complete prerequisite courses with a grade of “C” or better.

2. General Education Requirement:

I. Communication Skills (9 credit hours)

II. Mathematics and Science (9-11 credit hours)

IV. Arts and Humanities (6 credit hours)

V. Health and Wellness (4 credit hours)

3. Program Requirements:

Non-departmental requirements:

Departmental requirements:

Major Core Requirements:

All candidates for the Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A) degree are required to satisfactorily complete the Core Business Requirements with a minimum grade point average of 2.0 and with no more than two courses with a grade of “D.” 


Major Requirements:

Complete each prescribed course of the major or concentration and departmental electives requirements with a grade of “C” or better;

See academic advisor to get approved Accounting electives.

4. Concentration Requirements

5. Additional Requirements

Program Notes:

Each course used to satisfy the unrestricted electives may be selected from among all the courses offered by the University.

Students must obtain prior written approval.

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