Academic plan for Accounting Information Systems : Freshmen

Year 1

Fall (16 Units) Spring (16 Units)
ENGL 1A Composition I ENGL 1B Composition 2 

(or, if continuous enrollment began Fall 2015 or later, English 2)

ORAL COMM (A1) MATH 70 Finite Mathematics
ARTS (C1) HIST/GOVT (F1-2-3/D2-3)
BUS 10 Discovering Business PE (1 Unit)

Year 2

Fall (14 Units) Spring (13 Units)
Bus 90 Business Statistics Bus 20 Financial Accounting
Bus 80 Legal Environment of Business Letters (C2)
ECON 1A Principles of Economics:Macroeconomics ECON 1B Principles of Economics:Microeconomics
Bus 91L Business Computer Tools HUMAN UNDERSTAND. & DEV. (E)

Year 3

Fall (15 Units) Spring (18 Units)
COMM 100W, ENGL 100W or LLD100W BUS 120B: Advanced AIS and IS Risk Assessment
BUS 120A: Accounting Information Systems Bus 120G: Systems Development in AIS
BUS 121A: Intermediate Accounting I BUS 121B: Intermediate Accounting II
BUS 122A: Management Accounting and Control Systems BUS 130: Introduction to Marketing
BUS 160: Fundamentals of Management and Organizational Behavior BUS 140: Fundamentals of Operations Management
BUS 190: Quantitative Business Analysis PHIL 186 Professional and Business Ethics

Year 4

Fall (15 Units) Spring (15 Units)
BUS 120C: Network Environments & Accounting Controls BUS 120D: Accounting Topics in IT Audit
Bus 123A: Tax Factors of Business and Investments Decisions AIS ELECTIVE
BUS 170: Fundamentals of Finance BUS 187: Global Dimensions of Business
BUS 188: Business Systems and Policy BUS 189: Strategic Management
CULTURE & CIV. (Nonbus. Global Persp.) (V)) EARTH & ENVIR. ( R)


  • English 1A requires an EPT exemption or passing score, Math 70 requires an ELM exemption or passing score.
  • Must earn from of "C" or better in BUS 20, BUS 90, MATH 70 (MATH 71 for freshmen admitted fall 2010 or later), and ENGL 1B beginning in Fall 2009. Prior to fall 2009, grades of "C-" or better are acceptable in most cases. Accounting majors must earn "C" or better in BUS 20 regardless of semester taken. MATH 70 or 71 requires a grade of "C" or better to earn GE credit.
  • PHIL 186, Bus 100W, and advanced general education (R, V) courses require a passing score on WST.
  • One science class (B1 or B2) must have a lab.
  • Minimum semester units required for graduation is 120.0

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