In addition to the specific requirements for the B.S. in Accountancy, all students must fulfill the Core Curriculum and Competency Requirements of LIU Post and achieve an overall G.P.A. of at least 2.5 in your major.
||Typical B.S. in Accounting
||Accelerated 5-Year B.S./M.S.|
||24 credits *|
|Liberal Arts Requirements
*This assumes that two 600 level graduate courses (6 credits) will also be taken in the last semester of the senior year.
Accelerated B.S./M.S. in Accountancy students will take the following in the M.S. program
Required Core (12 credits)
||Financial Statement Analysis or ACC 709 Corporate Financial Reporting|
||Advanced Accounting Information Systems|
||Advanced Assurance Services|
||Tax Research or Tax 726 Tax Strategies and Business Decisions*|
*Tax 726 is not open to students in Taxation Concentration
Accounting Concentration-Professional (9 credit)
||Not-for-Profit Entity Accounting|
||Advanced Managerial Accounting|
||Financial l Statement Analysis|
||International Accounting |
Tax Electives –Taxation Concentration (9 credits)
||Federal taxation of Estates, Gifts, and Trusts|
||State and Local Taxation |
||Procedures and Practices in Federal Taxation|
||Corporate Taxation |
Electives Outside of Accounting (9 credits –min.)
Total credits required to complete this Accelerated Program: 153
For more information please contact the Admissions Office at 516-299-2900 or the School of Professional Accountancy at 516-299-2364.
To be eligible for graduation from the College of Management, all seniors in the School of Professional Accountancy are required to take a two-hour ETS Major Field Achievement Exam in Business. This nation-wide examination includes basic questions from all related business disciplines. The test helps to verify that our graduates have acquired the basic business knowledge to be able to function effectively in their chosen fields. Additionally, it allows the College of Management to continuously improve the quality of its curriculum.