This recommended five-year plan is designed to provide a blueprint for students to complete their B.S.in Accounting in four years while beginning to take graduate courses their senior year, completing their M.S. in Accounting in the fifth year. These plans are the recommended sequences of courses. Students must meet with their Major Advisor and the Graduate Program Director to develop a more individualized plan to complete their degree. This plan assumes that no developmental courses are required. If developmental courses are needed, students may have additional requirements to fulfill which are not listed in the plan.
NOTE: This recommended Five-Year Plan is applicable to students admitted into the major during the 2017-2018 academic year.
NOTE: This recommended Four-Year Plan is applicable to students admitted into the major during the 2017-2018 academic year.
Total Credits Required for B.S. in Accounting: 128 credits
Required GPA for Graduation: 2.0
Required GPA for Acceptance in to B. S. in Accounting Program at 48 credits: 2.5
*Although students may take or transfer in any of these three math courses, MATH 101 (Math with Applications) is highly recommended.
** The ASB Career Pathways Program is managed through the ASB Career Services Office, ASB-513, which documents module completion. The Registrar is then notified and the course for that module is posted to the student’s record.
All ASB Career Pathways courses must be completed prior to graduation and are pre-requisites for the business capstone course, BADM 495 Strategic Management.
Total Credits Required for M.S. in Accounting: 30 credits
Required GPA to remain in good academic standing: 3.0.
Required GPA for Graduation with M.S. in Accounting: 3.0. See Ramapo College Graduate Policies:
***Two graduate accounting courses taken during the student’s senior year double-count towards the M.S. in Accounting 30 credit requirement. Students in the Five Year (4 + 1) B.S./M.S. Accounting Program complete the requirements of the M.S. in Accounting degree in their fifth year.