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Program Description

No matter the industry, there will always be a strong need for professionals who know how to prepare and examine financial records.

Centenary University’s Accounting program is perfect for students interested in pursuing a career as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) — the top certifications in the world of accounting and finance.

In fact, Centenary offers an innovative 150-credit dual major in Accounting and Business Administration: FinanceThis program allows motivated students to complete the requirements for CPA licensure in just four years, saving time and money.

Our curriculum is designed to prepare you to sit for the CPA exam in New Jersey. Introductory courses focus on basic accounting principles. Advanced courses cover topics such as cost accounting, tax accounting, governmental accounting, and auditing.

Courses

Our curriculum is designed to prepare you to sit for the CPA exam in New Jersey. Introductory courses focus on basic accounting principles. Advanced courses cover topics such as cost accounting, tax accounting, governmental accounting, and auditing.

Course # | Course Title | (Title Credits Completed)

Accounting Core:

  • ACC 3201 | Cost Accounting | (4)
  • ACC 3301 | Intermediate Accounting I | (4)
  • ACC 3302 | Intermediate Accounting II | (4)
  • ACC 3401 | Federal Income Taxation | (4)
  • ACC 4201 | Advanced Accounting | (4)
  • ACC 4301 | Auditing | (4)

Accounting Concentration Courses (16 Credits)

  • ACC 3201 | Cost Accounting | (4)
  • ACC 3301 | Intermediate Accounting I | (4)
  • ACC 3302 | Intermediate Accounting II | (4)
  • ACC Elective | (4)
    (Must be 3000 or 4000 level)

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Accounting and BSBA Finance Dual Major:

  • BUS3310 | Monetary Institutions | (4)
  • BUS3320 | Financial Management | (4)
  • BUS3330 | Investment Analysis | (4)
  • BUS4310 | Financial Research & Analysis | (4)

Finance:

  • BUS3310 | Monetary Institutions | (4)
  • BUS3320 | Financial Management | (4)
  • BUS3330 | Investment Analysis | (4)
  • BUS4310 | Financial Research & Analysis | (4)

Management:

  • BUS3110 | Operations Management | (4)
  • BUS3130 | Individual & Team Management | (4)
  • BUS3120 | Human Resources Management | (4)

BUSINESS ELECTIVE COURSE | (4)

Marketing:

  • BUS3410 | Marketing Research | (4)
  • BUS4410 | Sales /Sales Management | (4)
  • BUS4420 | Advertising Management & Imc | (4)

BUSINESS ELECTIVE COURSE | (4)

Social Media Marketing Courses:

  • BUS 2050 | Social Media Marketing | (4)
  • BUS 3045 | Digital Advertising | (4)
  • BUS 3055 | Digital Analytics | (4)
  • BUS 4050 | Social Media Strategy and Consulting | (4)

Sustainability Practices

  • BUS 2090 | Intro Sustain Practices | (4)
  • ECO 2001 | Env & Ecol Economics | (4)
  • BUS 3600 | Sustain Assessment | (4)
  • BUS 4060 | Sustainability Management Practices Capstone | (2)

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Financial Aid

Being able to pay for attending college is no easy task. Located in the Seay Building, the Office of Financial Aid offers assistance to you and your parents to ensure that you have the financial resources to focus on your education.