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The Accounting Major

In addition to the requirements for the B.S.B.A. degree outlined below, all accounting majors must complete seven additional courses in accounting.

Candidates for a B.S.B.A. must:

Satisfy the general degree requirements for graduation

Complete the following pre-business courses:
ACCT 201 Fundamentals of Financial Accounting
ACCT 202 Fundamentals of Managerial Accounting
BUAD 202 Statistics for Business and Economics
BUAD 205 Business Communication
ECON 101 Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 102 Principles of Macroeconomics
MATH 211 Calculus I

Complete the following core courses except as noted:
BUAD 392 Ethical, Social and Legal Responsibilities of Business
BUAD 497 Strategic Management *
FIN 360 Principles of Financial Management
MGMT 325 IT and Data Analytics
MGMT 330 Organizational Behavior
MGMT 340 Operations Management
MKT 320 Principles of Marketing

*The International Business concentration requires IBUS 411 in lieu of BUAD 497.

Participate in a full semester University of Richmond approved study abroad program or complete a course with an international business or international business economics focus. This international focus course also may satisfy a concentration or major requirement.

Required accounting core courses:

ACCT 301 Intermediate Financial Accounting I
ACCT 302 Intermediate Financial Accounting II
ACCT 305 Cost and Managerial Accounting
ACCT 307 Accounting Information Systems
ACCT 312 Federal Tax 1
ACCT 417 Auditing
ACCT 431 Advanced Financial Accounting

Substitutions in the accounting major are permitted if approved by the chair of the accounting department.

Note: A grade point average of no less than 2.0 in the accounting coursework comprising the major is required.

Undergraduate Accounting

Robins School of Business
1 Gateway Road
University of Richmond, VA 23173

Department Chair
Darrell Walden, Ph.D.
RSB 317
(804) 289-8577
dwalden@richmond.edu

Department Coordinator
Lori Cates
RSB 305
(804) 287-1858 
lreed2@richmond.edu