Requirements for Bachelor of Science in Accounting
Complete a total of 121 credit hours of coursework for graduation.
General Education Core - 41 credit hours
Business Core - 50 credit hours
Major Requirements - 30 credit hours
Certified Public Accountant
The State of Louisiana and many other states require 150 hours of academic credit as a requirement to register and sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination. Students wishing to pursue careers as CPAs must complete an additional 29 credit hours beyond those required for the baccalaureate degree.