Accounting (BSBA)

Shown here are the general learning goals of the program broken down into specific student learning outcomes (SLOs). These SLOs represent what a student should be able to do as a result of successfully completing this program. Student performance on these outcomes are routinely assessed by program faculty as a way of informing programmatic improvement efforts.

Goal Outcome

1. Students will demonstrate proficiency in financial accounting and reporting.

  • 1.1 Students will apply, define and identify financial accounting concepts.
  • 1.2 Students will apply, define and identify issues related to the recognition and measurement of accounting elements.
  • 1.3 Students will present and report financial information.

2. Students will demonstrate proficiency in cost/managerial accounting.

  • 2.1 Students will analyze and apply product costing concepts.
  • 2.2 Students will analyze and identify cost behavior patterns.

3. Students will demonstrate proficiency in assurance and attestation.

  • 3.1 Students will assess audit risks.
  • 3.2 Students will collect audit evidence.
  • 3.3 Students will identify and apply provisions of the AICPA Code of Conduct.
  • 3.4 Students will report audit results.

4. Students will demonstrate proficiency in information systems.

  • 4.1 Students will collect and process data.
  • 4.2 Students will control business processes.
  • 4.3 Students will create system documentation.
  • 4.4 Students will organize data.

5. Students will demonstrate proficiency in federal taxation of individuals.

  • 5.1 Students will apply the formulas used to compute taxable income and tax liability for individuals.
  • 5.2 Students will identify income, deductions and exclusions.
  • 5.3 Students will understand the tax implications of basic property transactions.