ACCT 495 - Contemporary Issues in Accounting Practice
(Intended as a final, capstone course to be taken in a student's last 15 credits.) Prerequisites: ACCT 311, ACCT 321, ACCT 422, and BMGT 364. An intensive study of accounting that integrates knowledge gained through previous coursework and experience and builds on that conceptual foundation through integrative analysis, practical application, and critical thinking. The aim is to use current technology, research, and analytical tools proficiently to perform accounting and business functions, work collaboratively, facilitate decision making, and communicate to financial and nonfinancial audiences. Focus is on researching and analyzing emerging issues in accounting, business transactions, and financing. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: ACCT 495 or ACCT 498C. Enrollment Requirements: Prerequisites: ACCT 311, ACCT 321, ACCT 422 and BMGT 364.