Entrepreneurial Leadership Tracks

Students pursuing one of these tracks develop fundamental entrepreneurial skills that can be applied either within an existing organization or when launching a new venture. Internships usually occur during the spring term of a student’s senior year. Students also take two mini-mester classes during the semester. Graduates will have developed an entrepreneurial mindset that prepares them to pursue opportunities with international accounting firms, corporations and financial institutions.

ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERSHIP

Students who follow this plan will earn a Master of Science in Management.

Course Title Hours
MGMT632 Technology Commercialization 3
MGMT637 Foundations of New Ventures 3
MGMT638 Strategic Entrepreneurship 3
MGMT639 Negotiations 3
MGMT640 Creativity and Innovation 3
MGMT675 Leadership 3
ACCT650 Accounting Ethics 3
ACCT684 Professional Internship 3
MGMT ELECTIVE * 3
ACCT ELECTIVE ** 3
ACCT ELECTIVE ** 3
ACCT ELECTIVE ** 3
Total Hours 36

*Management Electives:

MGMT633 – Organization Change & Development

MGMT658 – Managing Projects

FINC644 – Funding New Ventures

**Accounting Elective:

ACCT607 – Seminar in Auditing

ACCT621 – Corporate Tax

ACCT646 – International Accounting

ACCT647 – Financial Statement Analysis

ACCT651 – Development of Accounting Thought

If you do a Spring internship, you MUST take ACCT646.

 

ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERSHIP WITH AN EMPHASIS IN AUDIT OR TAX

Students who follow one of these plans will earn a Master of Science in Accounting.

Course Title Hours
ACCT650 Accounting Ethics 3
ACCT684 Professional Internship 3
ACCT689 Financial Accounting for Income Tax 3
FINC629 Financial Management I 3
MGMT632 Technology Commercialization 3
MGMT637 Foundations of New Ventures 3
MGMT638 Strategic Entrepreneurship 3
MGMT640 Creativity and Innovation 3

Audit Path

Course Title Hours
ACCT607 Seminar in Auditing 3
ACCT628 Business Application Modeling 3
ACCT644 Control & Audit of Information Systems 3
ACCT648 Accounting Information Systems 3
Commons Courses Listed Above 24
Total Hours 36

Tax Path

Course Title Hours
ACCT611 Management of Taxation 3
ACCT612 Partnership and Real Estate Taxation 3
ACCT621 Corporate Tax 3
ACCT680 Tax Research and Policy 3
Commons Courses Listed Above 24
Total Hours 36