2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    
    May 24, 2019  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Program - BS in Accounting


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In the General concentration, students deepen their understanding of the accounting profession and its role in today’s business environment. Students can tailor their studies through a broad selection of electives and develop skills and knowledge they can use across business, government, nonprofit, or financial service settings. This concentration prepares students for professional certification.

Degree Requirements


  • 181 total quarter credits
  • General education  courses (46 cr.)
  • Core courses (100 cr.)
  • Elective courses (30 cr.)
  • Capstone course (5 cr.)

Concentration Curriculum


Electives (30 cr.)


Choose six courses from general education , Walden’s other bachelor’s degree programs, or Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM)  courses. Students may also be eligible to transfer previous credit to meet their elective requirements.

Note on Minors: Electives can also be used to complete a six-course minor .

The following courses are recommended as electives: