Accounting Major, BBA - Internal Auditing

Campus: NYC, Westchester


The Internal Auditing concentration provides students with the specialized courses in internal auditing that will give them the knowledge and skills needed to pursue a career as an internal auditor.

Internal auditors help organizations accomplish their objectives by evaluating and improving the effectiveness of the control and governance processes and providing assurance and consulting to add value and improve the organizations’ operations. Internal auditors are in high demand by all types of organizations including commercial businesses, not-for-profit organizations such as hospitals and schools, and federal and local governments.

Successful completion of the BBA Accounting major with an Internal Auditing concentration will prepare students for this fast growing career sector of accounting. Graduates of this program will have the educational foundation needed for professional certification as a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA). With a solid foundation in general accounting education, students can also qualify for other related professional exams including the Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), and Certified Management Accountant (CMA).

 Major Completion Summary

Requirement Credits
University Core Requirements 53
Major Requirements 66
Open Electives 9
Total Credits 128

University Core Requirements (53 Credits)

See complete University Core requirements.

Includes several of the major-required courses listed below:

Foundation Requirements
MAT 104Finite Mathematics3
CIS 101Introduction to Computing3
or TS 105 Computers for Human Empowerment
Lubin Foundation Requirement in Quantitative Reasoning 1
ECO 105Principles of Economics: Macroeconomics3
ECO 106Principles of Economics: Microeconomics3
MAT 111Elementary Calculus I3
MAT 117Elementary Statistics 24
Total Credits19

Major Requirements (66 Credits)

Business Core 1
BUS 101Contemporary Business Practice3
ACC 203Financial Accounting4
ACC 204Managerial Accounting4
FIN 260Financial Management3
LAW 150Business Law I3
MAR 201Principles of Marketing3
MGT 150Managerial and Organizational Concepts3
MGT 226Business Analytics3
MGT 490Business Strategy3
Accounting
ACC 203Financial Accounting 2(4)
ACC 204Managerial Accounting 2(4)
ACC 301Intermediate Accounting I4
ACC 302Intermediate Accounting II4
ACC 319Cost Accounting4
ACC 333Advanced Accounting4
ACC 375Accounting Information Systems3
Internal Auditing Concentration Requirements
ACC 305Internal Auditing I3
ACC 306Internal Auditing II3
ACC 366Forensic Accounting3
ACC 368Enterprise Risk Management I3
Auxiliary Courses
CIS 122LAdvanced Spreadsheet Skills - Test Prep3
TAX 250Federal Income Taxation I3
Total Credits66

Open Electives (9 Credits)

Open Electives 1
Select 9 credits9
Total Credits9

Total Credit Hours: 128