Outcomes for B.S. in Accounting
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- To provide technical knowledge regarding financial statement presentation and proper recognition of its elements within the framework of generally accepted accounting principles.
- To provide an understanding of the internal reporting responsibilities of a manager including capital budgeting, cost systems, performance evaluation, and profitability analysis.
- To provide a solid foundation in the auditing profession, the audit process (including application to business cycles) and other assurance services.
- To provide a solid foundation in taxation for individuals.
- To provide an understanding of the role of accounting information and information technology in the decision making and operational support of the firm.
- To provide a foundation in the regulatory and legal environment surrounding business practices.
- To provide written communication, presentation, technology, and analytical/problem solving skills necessary to begin an accounting career.
- To help students recognize and respond to ethical issues that they might confront.