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Business Administration in Accountancy with

Concentration in Information Security (BSB)


This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2011 - Spring 2012 catalog year. For more
information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accountancy with Concentration in Information Security

Major: ACCY

Concentration: IS

Degree: BSB

Unit: College of Business (BU)

Department: School of Accountancy

The mission of the School of Accountancy is to meet the needs of our metropolitan and regional constituents by providing
flexible and varied learning experiences to enable our students to succeed in their careers; by producing scholarly works to
disseminate knowledge to the business and academic communities and to enrich the learning experiences of our students; and
by using our expertise to serve the community, the university, and the accounting profession. The University of Louisville
Accountancy Program is separately accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB
International).

See general education requirements section of this Catalog for course choices.

University wide General Education

Type Hours

English 101 and 102 6

Comm 111, 112, 115, PolS 111, or WGST 203 3

Math (See Programmatic Req.) *(3)

+ Natural Sciences 7

+ Arts & Humanities 6

+ Social & Behaviorial Sciences *(9)6

Total 28(34)

+ See general education requirements in the General Information section of this Catalog.
* Note: Programmatic Requirements include six hours of the
Gen. Ed. (3 hours Math and 3 hours Social & Behaviorial Sciences)

Programmatic Requirements of the COB

Type Hours

Camp 100 Campus Culture 1

Business 101 Logic of Business 3

Mathematics 180 or 205 *(completes Math Gen Ed) 31

Ethics, Phil 222, 225, 321 or 323 3

English 306 Business Writing 3

BUS 201 Career Planning 1

Accounting 201-202 6

Economics 201-202 *(Completes 3 hours of Soc. & Beh. Sci.) 6

Management 201 (Statistics) 3

CIS 100 Microcomputer Applications 3

General Electives 3

Total 35

Business Breadth

Type Hours

FIN 301 Corporate Finance 3

MKT 301 Principles of Marketing 3

MGMT 301 Management and Org. Behavior 3

CLAW 301 Legal Environment of Business 3


CIS 300 Computer Information Systems 3

MGMT 401 Operations Management 3

Total 18

Accountancy Depth - Information Security Concentration

Type Hours

ACCT 301 Intermediate Accounting I 3

ACCT 302 Intermediate Accounting II 3

ACCT 310 Introduction to Accounting Information Systems 3

ACCT 315 Introduction to Taxation 3

ACCT 320 Managerial Cost Accounting 3

ACCT 411 Advanced Accounting Information Systems 3

ACCT 430 Auditing Theory and Practice 3

MGMT 404 Project Management 3

Accountancy Electives 6

CIS 360 Business Data Communications 3

CIS 480 Introduction to Network Security 3

CIS 481 Introduction to Information Security 3

CIS 482 or 484 3

CIS 483 Introduction to Database Security 3

Arts & Sciences Electives 12

Total 57
Minimum Total 1382

Accountancy Electives: Choose any 6 hours

Type Hours

ACCT 353 Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations 3

ACCT 401 Advanced Accounting Problems 3

ACCT 415 Advanced Taxation 3

ACCT 420 Advanced Managerial Cost Accounting 3

Co-op in Accounting** 1-3

**Note: Co-op may be taken over more than one semester. No more than 3 credit hours may count towards the degree. Co-
op hours may not be combined with other academic hours.
1
If Math 205 is taken, there will be 4 total hours of math.
2
Six hours of cultural diversity courses are required and may be incorporated within the degree program.