Minor Area of Specialization in Accounting (People & Society)

The Department of Accounting allows Miami Herbert Business School students to earn a minor in Accounting. The Accounting minor is not available to non-business students or to business students pursuing the BSAF degree.

Curriculum Requirements

Business students who choose to pursue the minor in Accounting must complete the following 9 credit hours of coursework in accordance with the current pre-requisite structure, which includes "Junior Status" and either completion of ACC 211 and ACC 212 or completion of ACC 221 and ACC 222.

Required Courses 1
ACC 301Cost Accounting3
ACC 311Intermediate Accounting I 23
ACC 312Intermediate Accounting II 33
Total Credit Hours9

ACC 211 and ACC 212  or ACC 221 and ACC 222 (or equivalent) are pre-requisites for all other Accounting courses.


ACC 311 may be taken concurrently with ACC 222 for BSBA students.


 To obtain a minor in Accounting a student must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 in Accounting courses before enrolling in ACC 312.  This course has the additional pre-requisite of ACC 311. In all coursework specific to the Accounting minor, a grade of "C-" or better is acceptable as long as the overall GPA in the minor is a 2.5.