Bachelor of Science in Accounting (BSAcc)
Total Credits Required for the BSAcc: 186
|Writing and Rhetoric
|Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World
|Analytical Inquiry: Society and Culture
|Scientific Inquiry: The Natural and Phyisical World
|Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture
|Additional Non-Business Requirements
|Economics: A Critical Introduction 1
|Calculus for Business and Social Sciences 2
|or MATH 1951
|International Component approved by the student's major advisor
|Business Core Requirements
|The Fourth Industrial Revolution
|Daniels Professional Development Program Part I
|Analytics I: Data Management and Analysis
|Analytics II: Business Statistics and Analysis
|Leading High Performance Organizations
|Introduction to Marketing
|Foundations of Business Law
|Analytics III: Business Modeling and Analysis
|Introduction to Financial Reporting
|Accounting for Decision Making
|Financial Decision Making
|Strategic Business Communications
|Daniels Professional Development Program Part II
|Business Policy and Strategy
|Daniels Professional Development Program Part 3 (Daniels Professional Development Program Part III)
|Business for the Public Good
|Additional Degree Requirements
|Business Data Skills and Concepts
|Choose 4 credits from the following:
|RPA in the Business and Accounting Environment
|Valuation and Modeling
|Corporate Financial Problems
|Automating Business Processes
|See department page for major requirements.
|A minor is not required for the degree but may be completed if desired.
|Remaining credits of student's choice.
this course may be used to fulfill a portion of the Scientific Inquiry: Society and Culture requirement
either of these courses may be used to complete the Analytical Inquiry: The Natural and Physical World requirement
Upper Division Requirement
- Of the total credits required for the degree, at least 75 must be upper-division courses at the 2000- or 3000-level.
- At least 50 percent of required business courses for the degree must be completed at the University of Denver.
- Students must earn a minimum GPA of 2.5 overall, in all business courses and in the major.
- Students must earn a minimum grade of "C-" in their additional non-business and business core requirements.
- The last 45 credits earned prior to granting a degree must be completed at the University of Denver apart from approved study abroad participation.
Student International Experience Requirement
Business students must be prepared to interact with persons from other cultures and manage in circumstances where business practices and social conventions are different from the student’s native country. To meet this requirement, all students entering DU fall 2006 or thereafter must fulfill an international experience before they can graduate as a business major.
The preference is for a student to study abroad through the Cherrington Global Scholars program, but students may meet this requirement by completing any DU-approved study abroad program (HPM majors must study abroad). International students meet this requirement by virtue of studying at DU. If travel is not possible, a student can satisfy this requirement by earning a grade of C- in any of the following courses:
|Consolidated Financial Statement
|Accounting for Foreign Operations
|Topics in Accounting (International Accounting travel course)
|Consolidated Financial Statements
|Accounting for Foreign Operations
|International Trade Theory & Policy
|Multinational Financial Management
|Business and Global Values
|International Business Law
|Global Product Innovation
|Supply Chain Management
|International Consumer Behavior
|International Immersion in the Built Environment
|Any INTS (International Studies) course
Applicants who wish to pursue an undergraduate business major in Daniels must first apply to, and be accepted by, the University of Denver. The application to the university serves as the Daniels College of Business application for students who indicate business as their intended major on their application to DU. Students will be considered for direct admission to Daniels when accepted to the University of Denver. If applicants are not directly admitted through the DU application process, they are encouraged to work through the fast track or pre-business pathways as an enrolled student.
There are three possible admission routes into Daniels:
- Secure direct admission upon application to the University of Denver, based on indication of business interest on application and overall strength of application credentials. Transfer applicants are evaluated on GPA, transfer coursework, and work experience; or
- Earn Fast Track admission upon completing two quarters as a full-time student at DU with a 3.5 cumulative GPA or higher, including successful completion (C- or higher) of MATH 1200 Calculus for Business and Social Sciences or MATH 1951 Calculus I; or
- Pursue the Pre-business pathway through the successful completion (C- or higher) of the following: BUS 1440 The Fourth Industrial Revolution, BUS 1099 Daniels Professional Development Program Part I, ECON 1020 Economics: A Critical Introduction, INFO 1010 Analytics I: Data Management and Analysis, INFO 1020 Analytics II: Business Statistics and Analysis, MATH 1200 Calculus for Business and Social Sciences or MATH 1951 Calculus I, in addition to Microsoft Certifications for Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. A 2.5 minimum cumulative GPA is required to apply. Application are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year, once applicants have fulfilled all requirements.
This sample quarter-by-quarter course plan outlines recommended paths for completing the courses required to earn Fast Track admission or to apply to Daniels.
Please refer to the Daniels website (http://daniels.du.edu) for specific information related to the admission process and requirements. Students needing special accommodations should contact University Disability Services at firstname.lastname@example.org, 303-871-3939 or www.du.edu/studentlife/disability.