Accounting SF State Scholars Roadmap

This roadmap is a suggested plan of study and does not replace meeting with an advisor. Please note that students may need to adjust the actual sequence of courses based on course availability. Please consult an advisor in your major program for further guidance.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
Fall SemesterUnits
Select One (Major Prerequisite, B4): 1 3
Calculus with Business Applications  
Business Calculus  
ECON 101 Introduction to Microeconomic Analysis (Major Prerequisite, D1) 3
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 2 3
GE Area A 3 3
GE Area C 3
 Units15
Spring Semester
ECON 102 Introduction to Macroeconomic Analysis (Major Core, D1) 3
ISYS 263 Introduction to Information Systems (Major Prerequisite) 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area E 3
 Units15-16
Second Year
Fall Semester
ACCT 100 Introduction to Financial Accounting (Major Core) 3
Select One (Major Core): 3
Business Statistics I  
Data Analysis in Education (B4)  
Elementary Statistics (B4)  
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area D 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15-16
Spring Semester
ACCT 101 Introduction to Managerial Accounting (Major Core) 3
GE Area C - Take Two 6
GE Area D 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
Third Year
Fall Semester
ACCT 301 Intermediate Financial Accounting I (Major Concentration) 3
BUS 300GW Business Communication for Professionals - GWAR (Major Core) 3
FIN 350 Business Finance (Major Core) 3
IBUS 330 International Business and Multicultural Relations (Major Core, UD-D, GP) 3
MKTG 431 Principles of Marketing (Major Core) 3
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units18
Spring Semester
ACCT 302 Intermediate Financial Accounting II (Major Concentration) 3
DS 412 Operations Management (Major Core) 3
MGMT 405 Introduction to Management and Organizational Behavior (Major Core) 3
Major Elective (12 Units Total) - Take Two 5 6
GE Area UD-B: Upper-Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units18
Fourth Year
Fall Semester
ACCT 305 Cost Accounting (Major Concentration) 3
Select One (Major Core): 3
Accounting Information Systems *  
Information Systems for Management  
Major Elective (12 Units Total) – Take One 5 3
Select One (Master's Core): 3
Legal and Professional Responsibilities in Accounting  
Accounting Ethics *  
College of Business Elective (12 Units Total) - Take One 6 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units18
Spring Semester
BUS 682 Seminar on Business and Society (Major Core) 3
BUS 690 Seminar in Business Policy and Strategic Management (Major Core) 3
Select One (Master's Core): 3
Financial Accounting II  
Financial Statement Analysis *  
Major Elective (12 Units Total) 5 3
College of Business Elective (12 Units Total) 6 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units18
Fifth Year
Fall Semester
College of Business Elective (12 Units Total) – Take Two 6 6
Accounting Graduate Elective (6 Units Total) - Take Two 7 6
 Units12
Spring Semester
Select One (Mater's Core): 3
Strategic Management Accounting *  
Seminar in Cost Accounting  
ACCT 890 Ethics and Contemporary Accounting Issues (Master's Culminating Experience) 3
 Units6
 Total Units150-152