William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, New Jersey 07470
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Required Credits in Major: 66
Program Code: BS-ACCT
Required Course: 1
Required Credits: 40
Four (4) University Core Curriculum courses are specified by this major:
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Required Credits: 0-6
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Required Credits: 39
Management Majors may take MGT 2110 Business Statistics for Managers instead of ECON 2110.
Accounting majors must take LAW 2510 Business Law I: Contracts instead of LAW 2010.
Take only one (1) of the following Information Systems Courses based on major.
Accounting majors take:
Finance, Financial Planning and Global Business majors take:
Management and Marketing majors take:
Professional Sales majors take MGT 3050 or:
Required Credits: 27
Required Courses: 2
One (1) Technology Intensive course is completed as part of the Common Business Core: ACCT 3200 , FIN 4450 , MGT 3050 or RPS 3200 .
One additional Technology Intensive course is required for graduation.
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Required Courses: 4
Two (2) Writing Intensive courses are completed as part of the University Core Curriculum: ENG 1100 , ENG 1500
One (1) Writing Intensive course is completed as part of the Common Business Core: MGT 3550
One additional Writing Intensive course is required for graduation.
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