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Accounting Specialization Description

A specialization in accounting includes any nine credits of B10, B75 or B95 course work. The accounting department offers elective courses in the areas of financial statement analysis, financial accounting, managerial accounting, business law for managers, and strategic business planning and taxation. These courses are intended to aid students in gaining a deeper understanding of accounting reports, the construction of an accounting information system to strengthen the firm’s competitive advantage, the opportunities available in minimizing tax payments, and the implications of the legal system for managers.
 
Academic Advisor: Professor John Bildersee, 212-998-0027

Course List

All ACCT-GB courses apply plus the following course*:

FINC-GB.3320 (B40.3320) Managing Investment Funds

 
*BSPA-GB (B10, B75, & B95) courses completed before Fall 2014 can also be applied to the Accounting Specialization.
 

For course descriptions, please see the Office of Records & Registration website.

For information about CPA licensure, please visit the New York State AICPA Website.  The MBA program does not have a formal CPA track.