Centennial Honors College

Accountancy

Students may complete an honors curriculum in University Honors, Departmental Honors, or General Honors.  All Honors students must complete the one-hour honors colloquium (GH 299).  General Honors includes General Honors coursework.  Departmental Honors includes honors work in the major.  University Honors combines Departmental and General Honors.

The Department of Accountancy's requirements for Honors in Accountancy provide students the opportunity to take part in research projects, cases, and other activities that will extend their academic and professional knowledge in accounting while also developing their research, critical thinking, communication, and interpersonal skills.

 

Grade Requirements

  • 3.4 overall GPA
  • 3.4 GPA in honors courses
  • B grade in all accounting courses

General Honors Requirements

  • Two General Honors seminars (6 semester hours)
  • An honors section of the First Year Experience (3 semester hours) (a General Honors seminar may be substituted in some cases)
  • GH 299 (one semester hour).

Departmental Honors Requirements

  • GH 299
  • 12 semester hours to include:
  • 9 semester hours of honors course work in Accounting to be selected from the following: Acct 341, Acct 342, Acct 371, Acct 441, Acct 445, Acct 451, Acct 455, Acct 471, Acct 480 (at least one junior level course and one senior level course required)
  • 3 semester hours of Acct 421H (thesis), to be completed during the senior year

University Honors

  • Two General Honors seminars (6 semester hours)
  • An honors section of the First Year Experience (in some cases a General Honors seminar may be substituted)
  • GH 299
  • 9 semester hours of incourse honors
  • 3 semester hours of Acct 421H (thesis)

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