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Corporate Accounting Track

WHY CHOOSE CORPORATE ACCOUNTING?

The Corporate track curriculum is designed for students seeking a professional career in areas outside of public accounting.

“As an alternative to the typical public accounting track, I wholeheartedly recommend students give thoughtful consideration to the University of Kansas’ Corporate Accounting track. The Corporate Accounting track offers a targeted curriculum that provides a unique opportunity for students to gain the relevant knowledge and skills necessary to be successful accounting and financial leaders in industry.”

Lee Wages, Retired Vice President/Controller, Westar Energy
Corporate Track Curriculum Overview

Required Courses
Business Writing for Accountants
Advanced Accounting
Accounting Information System Risks and Controls
Fair Valuation
Systems Analysis and Design

At Least Two of the Following Courses
Researching Financial Accounting Issues
Accounting Theory
Advanced Managerial Accounting
Fraud Examination – Application
Fraud Examination – Theory
Financial Analysis
Specialized Accounting Practices
International Financial Reporting Standards
Internal Auditing
Corporate Taxation

The Corporate track also requires students to choose several courses from a variety of general business electives.

Download a comprehensive listing of track requirements.


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