MAcc Basic Curriculum | LSU Department of Accounting

MAcc - Master of Accountancy

Basic Curriculum

Course Hours      
ACCT 4022 or ACCT 4421 Advanced Accounting or Governmental Not-for-Profit Accounting1   3

Tax- Students must choose one of the following:

ACCT 4221 - Income Tax Accounting II
ACCT 7201 - Tax Aspects of Business Entities (Fall only)
ACCT 7210 - Tax Research, Planning and Business Decision Making

 

3
ACCT 7021 Advanced Theory of Accounts   3
Auditing- Students must choose one of the following:
ACCT 7222 - Auditing Theory and Standards
ACCT 7233 - Graduate Internal Auditing I (internal audit students only; Spring Only)
ACCT 7235 - Fraud Auditing 
  3
BLAW 4203 Commercial Transactions for Accountants2   3
  Upper-level (4000 or 7000) Accounting elective   3
ACCT 4244                               Audit Analytics3   3
General Electives - Must be selected from courses in the College of Business4   9
Total
 
   30

1 If both ACCT 4022 (Advanced Accounting) and ACCT 4421 (Governmental & Not-for-Profit Accounting) were taken as an undergraduate, select another upper-level (4000 or 7000)
accounting course.

2 If BLAW 4203 (Commercial Transactions for Accountants) was taken as an undergraduate, select an upper-level (4000 or 7000) elective from the College of Business.

3 If ACCT 4244 (Audit Analytics) was taken as an undergraduate, must take ACCT 4344 (Tax Analytics).

4 [1] When selecting general electives, the student needs to remember that five of the 10 courses they take (15 hours) must be at the 7000-level.

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