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Accounting (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration) Sample Online Curriculum

The sample course of study below is based on the 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog. This is not an official advising document. It can serve as a guide for how your existing college credits may transfer to ODU. All efforts have been made to provide accurate program information. However, this information is subject to change by the department.

This is a degree completion program, which means you should already have college credits for the lower division coursework.

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Core Business Courses

Old Dominion University CourseCreditsNotes
ACCT 201 Principles of Financial Accounting3
ACCT 202 Principles of Managerial Accounting3
BNAL 206 Business Analytics I3
BNAL 306 Business Analytics II3
ECON 201S Principles of Macroeconomics3
ECON 202S Principles of Microeconomics 3
ECON 301 Managerial Economics3
FIN 323 Introductory Financial Management3
FIN 331 Legal Environments of Business3
IT 360T Principles of Information Technology3
MGMT 325 Contemporary Organizations and Management3
MGMT 485W Business Policy and Strategy3
MKTG 311 Principles of Marketing3
OPMT 303 Operations Management3

Accounting Major Courses

Old Dominion University CourseCreditsNotes
ACCT 305 Essentails of Financial Accounting I3
ACCT 306 Essentials of Financial Accounting II3
ACCT 307 Essentials of Financial Accounting III3
ACCT 311 Managerial Accounting3
ACCT 411 Financial Auditing3
ACCT 425 Taxation of Individuals3
ACCT 426 Taxation of Business Entitites3
ACCT 460 Accounting Information Systems3
International Business elective3Choose one: ACCT 450, ECON 450, FIN 435, IT 425, MGMT 361, MGMT 462, MGMT 463, MKTG 411, or MSCM 370
Free elective3Any course except ECON 200S
300-400 level Free Elective 3


Upper-Division General Education Requirements

  • Option A. An approved minor, second degree or second major (12 credit hours minimum)
  • Option B. Interdisciplinary Minor (12 credit hours)
  • Option C. International business and regional courses or an approved certification program, such as teaching licensure.
  • Option D. Two upper-division courses from outside the Strome College of Business that are not required by the major. (6 credit hours)


View All Accounting Degree Course Descriptions in ODU's Undergraduate Catalog


This bachelor's degree requires a minimum of 120 credit hours total.

To complete this degree at ODU as a transfer, a minimum of 30 credit hours must be earned at ODU.


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