Enrollment in courses numbered 300 or above requires at least junior standing.
200. Introduction to Financial Accounting. 3 hrs. The interpretation and use of financial accounting information
220. Managerial Accounting. 3 hrs. Prerequisites: ACC 200. The use of accounting information in managerial decision making
309. Business Process Systems and Control. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 325 and MIS 300. An examination of the basic processing cycles used to process accounting and operational data in business systems (Open only to Accounting majors)
320. Elementary Cost Accounting. 3 hrs. Prerequisites: ACC 200 with a grade of C or better. A study of cost accounting systems and methods
325. Intermediate Accounting I. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 220 with a grade of C or better. An intensive study of financial statement theory and preparation
327. Intermediate Accounting II. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 325 with a grade of C or better. A continuation of ACC 325
330. Federal Income Tax Accounting. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 200 or 220 with a grade of C or better. Introduction to federal taxation and the basic concepts and applications of federal tax laws.
392. Accounting Internship. 3-6 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 325, ACC 330, and at least a 2.5 grade point average in accounting emphasis courses and a 2.5 cumulative grade point average. Students are selected through a competitive process for assignments in approved business or public-sector organizations as interns under the supervision of the internship coordinator and field placement supervisors. Students may receive credit for only one semester, which can be used for elective credit.
401. Advanced Accounting I. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 327 with a grade of C or better. Advanced financial accounting topics.
407. Government and Not-for-Profit Accounting. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 327 with a grade of C or better. The study of government and not-for-profit accounting principles
409. Auditing. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 309 and ACC 327 with a grade of C or better. An introduction to the financial statement attest function
412. Seminar on Contemporary Accounting Topics. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: ACC 325 with a grade of â€œCâ€ or better. Selected readings and discussions of current accounting topics
480. Law in Accounting. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: BA 200. A study of selected legal topics relating to credit, financial, and accounting practices
492. Special Problems in Accounting. 1-6 hrs. Prerequisite: Consent of director. Individual study on an approved topic in accounting. (Students undertaking a Senior Honors Project will enroll in ACC H492.)
498. International Accounting Seminar Abroad. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: Consent of program director. Conducted in London, England: A series of lectures and discussions involving authorities on international accounting issues and practices.
499. International Accounting Research Abroad. 3 hrs. Prerequisite: Consent of Program Director. A research course in international accounting offered for students enrolled in ACC 498
The semester credit hours are listed after the title of each course.
100. Introduction to the Arts. 3 hrs. A team-taught investigation of the music, visual and theatrical arts designed for students who are not otherwise academically involved with these arts (CC 1233)
Southern Miss courses for which there are acceptable junior/community college courses are marked as (CC ____). It should be noted that there is a variance in course sequence between the junior/community colleges and Southern Miss. In addition, courses with the same junior/community college numbers vary from college to college. An adviser should be consulted before course scheduling.
The plus (+) sign in front of a course indicates that a special fee is charged for that course. (All labs are subject to a usage fee.)