The field of accounting has offered a very strong job market for decades, and this is projected to continue in the foreseeable future. Both the supply of and the demand for accounting graduates continues to grow, with the demand outpacing the supply in many years.
The field of accounting is diverse, with many possible areas of practice such as tax, auditing, management accounting, and forensic accounting - and accounting is often the educational background for senior management of business firms. The accounting faculty have a wealth of experience in both public and private accounting to share with accounting majors. The faculty maintain professional certifications as Certified Public Accountants (CPA), as a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) and as a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE).
Denise Leggett, Ph.D, C.P.A.
Assistant Professor of Accounting, Freed-Hardeman University
B.B.A./M.B.A. in Accounting
Program Coordinator: Dr. Tom DeBerry
A student who completes this program will receive both the B.B.A. and the M.B.A. Degrees.
For a complete listing of requirements for graduation, see Academics: Degree/Graduation
I. Liberal Arts Core Requirements
Lister in this catalog under Academics: Liberal Arts Display
Limit II. C. Quantitative Reasoning to MAT 235 Introductory Statistics
II. Common Professional Component for all B.B.A. Majors
Principles of Accounting I
Principles of Accounting II
Quantitative Business Analysis
Business Communication (W)
Legal Environment of Business
Business Ethics (W)
Business Strategy (W)
Principles of Management
Principles of Marketing
III. Major Requirements:
Intermediate Accounting I
Intermediate Accounting II
Principles of Taxation I
Principles of Auditing
Analytical Decision Tools
Strategic Decision Making
Leading Teams and Organizations
Choose two (2) of the following courses:
Principles of Taxation II
Business Law and Ethics
IV. Electives (including additional Bible)
**Recommended for those pursuing CPA Licensure. Offered in a face-to-face format over a 15-week semester at the Henderson campus. Video streaming or asynchronous video access will be available for those not currently taking courses in person at the Henderson campus.
158 East Main Street
Henderson, TN 38340
FHU / Dickson
FHU / Memphis
5565 Shelby Oaks Drive
Memphis, TN 38134
855 Highway 46 South
Dickson, TN 37055
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