BBA in Accounting with MSSCA

Program Requirements

Entrance requirements for the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Accounting and Master of Supply Chain Analytics (MSSCA) are:

  • 3.0 GPA
  • Junior Standing

Freshman – Junior Requirements

Students will complete all the area F courses and the Principles of Management, Principles of Marketing, Global Business, and Corporate Finance from the Business core.

Senior Standing Requirements

Students will complete 6 credit hours of approved graduate-level business courses in their final 2 semesters along with their remaining undergraduate coursework.

The student must submit the following to Graduate Admissions during their senior year: graduate application and transcripts from all institutions attended

Bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting) Requirements


Program Requirements

Core Curriculum (Areas A-E)42
All Core Curriculum requirements for the Accounting degree are shown under Core Curriculum in the Graduation Requirements section of the Undergraduate Catalog.
Lower Division Major Requirements (Area F)18
ACCT 2101Principles of Financial Accounting3
ACCT 2102Principles Managerial Accounting3
BLAW 2106Legal Environment of Business3
BUSA 1105Introduction to Business3
CPTG 2201Advanced Computer Applications3
ECON 2105Principles of Macroeconomics 13
or ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics
Upper Division Core Requirements21
BUSA 3101Business Statistics3
FINA 3101Corporate Finance3
MGMT 3101Mgmt. Prin. & Org. Behavior3
MGMT 3120Managerial Communication3
MKTG 3101Principles of Marketing3
MKTG 3420Global Business3
SCML 3102Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt3
Required Accounting Major Courses24
ACCT 3110Managerial Cost Accounting3
ACCT 3250Taxation of the Individual3
ACCT 3361Intermediate Financial Acct. I3
ACCT 3362Interm. Financial Acct. II3
ACCT 3363Intermediate Fin ACCT III3
ACCT 4330Accounting Information Systems3
ACCT 4480Auditing & Assurance Services3
ACCT 4850Accounting Internship/Cooperative Education3
or ACCT 4851 Accounting Internship/Cooperative
or ACCT 4852 Accounting Internship/Cooperative
or ACCT 4853 Accounting Internship/Cooperative
Accounting Major Electives
Choose one from the following:3
Advanced Managerial Cost Accounting
Volunteer Income Tax Preparation Program
Taxation of Business Entities
Advanced Financial Accounting
Governmental and Non-Profit Accounting
Forensic Accounting
General Electives 29
Business Capstone3
MGMT 4750Strategic Management3
Total Credit Hours120

Students should select six (6) credit hours of MSSCA courses for the General Electives area (if course pre-requisites are met). The remaining three (3) credit hours are open electives (they could be business or non-business courses). The non-business elective may be at a lower level than 3000. Courses with the following prefixes will not be counted in this category: AVIA, CSU, PARA, TECH. Students pursuing CPA certification in Georgia are encouraged to take the 3 credit hours with ACCT prefix. A course will not be credited twice. Courses taken to satisfy the requirements in the preceding section may not be used again to satisfy this section.

Master of Science in Supply Chain Analytics (MSSCA) Requirements

BUSA 5200Decision Making-Uncertainty3
ECON 5101Managerial Economics for SC3
MATH 5221Fnd.s of Business Analytics3
MGMT 5104Project Management3
SCML 5101International Business and Global Logistics3
SCML 5102Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt3
SCML 5105Global Sourcing in SCM 3
SCML 5750Logistics & Supply Chain Strat3
CSCI 5810Data Mgmt & Bus. Intelligence3
CSCI 5811Data Anal. & Visual. for Bus.3
Total Credit Hours30

Once students transition fully into the MSSCA program, select courses which were not completed as General Electives while in the BBA program.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredit Hours
ENGL 1101 English Composition I 3
MATH 1101 Intro to Mathematical Modeling 3
Communication or Foreign Language course 3
BUSA 1105 Introduction to Business 3
Fine Arts or Intermediate Foreign Language course 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
ENGL 1102 English Composition II 3
Science Course with Laboratory 3
Science Course with Laboratory 1
ACCT 2101 Principles of Financial Acct. 3
BLAW 2106 Legal Environment of Business 3
Math, Science, or Technology course 3
 Credit Hours16
First Semester
ACCT 2102 Principles Managerial Acct. 3
Science Course without Laboratory 3
ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics 3
CPTG 2201 Adv. Computer Applications 3
Literature, Philosophy or Foreign Language course 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
World History 3
CRIT 1101 Critical Thinking 3
BUSA 3101 Business Statistics 3
ACCT 3361 Intermediate Financial Acct. I 3
 Credit Hours15
First Semester
Students should inform the Department Chair of their interest in the program
SCML 3102 Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt 3
MGMT 3120 Managerial Communication 3
ACCT 3362 Interm. Financial Acct. II 3
ACCT 3110 Managerial Cost Accounting 3
POLS 1101 American Government 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
Application for Combined Degree Program required
MGMT 3101 Mgmt. Prin. & Org. Behavior 3
ACCT 3250 Taxation of the Individual 3
MKTG 3101 Principles of Marketing 3
ACCT 3363 Intermediate Fin ACCT III 3
American History course 3
 Credit Hours15
First Semester
MKTG 3420 Global Business 3
ACCT 4330 Accounting Information Systems 3
FINA 3101 Corporate Finance 3
ECON 5101 Managerial Economics for SC 1 3
Accounting Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
MGMT 4750 Strategic Management 3
ACCT 4852 Accounting Internship/Co-op 3
ACCT 4480 Auditing & Assurance Services 3
MGMT 5104 Project Management 3
Elective (business or non-business) 1 3
 Credit Hours15
Fifth Year
First Semester
BUSA 5200 Decision Making-Uncertainty 2 3
MATH 5221 Fnd.s of Business Analytics 2 3
SCML 5101 International Business/Global 2 3
SCML 5102 Operations & Supply Chain Mgmt 2 3
 Credit Hours12
Second Semester
SCML 5105 Global Sourcing in SCM 2 3
SCML 5750 Logistics & Supply Chain Strat 2 3
CSCI 5810 Data Mgmt & Bus. Intelligence 2 3
CSCI 5811 Data Anal. & Visual. for Bus. 2 3
 Credit Hours12
 Total Credit Hours145

Dual Credits-Course counts toward both degrees.


Graduate Residency Course.