Apr 12, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Accounting (For Business Majors Only) Minor

The Accounting minor is available to all Undergraduate Muma College of Business students, except those majoring in Accounting.

Total Minor Credit Hours: 12

Minor Core Credit Hours: 12

Note: Students must take ACG 3103  during the first semester and at least one of the other three courses listed below during the same semester.

GPA Requirements

A GPA of 2.0 or higher must be achieved in all minor coursework. All attempts will be included in the GPA unless grade forgiveness has been used. Only one grade forgiveness may be used in the minor.

Grading Requirements

A grade of C (not C-) or better must be earned in each of the four upper-level Accounting courses taken.

Residency Requirement

Students must complete 12 hours in residency at USF.

Other Requirements

The Lynn Pippenger School of Accountancy has additional admission requirements beyond the entry requirements to the Muma College of Business.

  1. Successful completion of ACG 3103  - Intermediate Financial Accounting I and ACG 3341  - Cost Accounting and Control I or ACG 3401  - Accounting Information Systems or TAX 4001  with a minimum grade of C, not C- and no more than two attempts cumulatively between ACG 3103  and the selected co-requisite course. “W” grades count as an attempt.
  2. The pre-requisites for ACG 3103  and all accounting minor coursework require students to earn a grade of C, not C- in both ACG 2021  and ACG 2071 . Students who fail to obtain a minimum grade of C (not C-) in ACG 3103  and ACG Co-requisite within two cumulative attempts will be withdrawn from the minor, as appropriate. “W” grades count as an attempt.
  3. Accounting courses must be no older than five (5) years to count for degree credit.
  4. A student may petition the Director for an exception to the policy and the Director may grant or deny such a petition, at his/her discretion.

Advising Information - Muma College of Business

Tampa campus location: BSN 2102
(813) 974-4290 or schedule an advising appointment online at https://www.usf.edu/business/undergraduate/advising/appointments.aspx

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday 8:00am - 6:00pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm (Friday is reserved for walk-in’s only)
Please refer to the website for most current office hours and advising availability information: https://www.usf.edu/business/undergraduate/advising/

For questions email bsnadvising@usf.edu
Be sure to include your name, U#, and contact information with your question.

St Petersburg campus location: DAV 134
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Fri: 8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.
(727) 873-4511 USFSP-advising@usf.edu
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Sarasota-Manatee campus location: SMC C107
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