Montana State University

Accounting Coordinator

Marc Giullian, Ph.D.
(406) 994-1965
442 Reid Hall

MPAc Director

Anne Christensen, Ph.D.
(406) 994-2043
444 Reid Hall

Jake Jabs College of
Business & Entrepreneurship

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173040
Bozeman, MT 59717-3040
Tel: (406) 994-4423
Fax: (406) 994-6206
451 Reid Hall


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Accounting Minor

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The accounting minor is open to all students with the exception of students pursuing a business degree with an accounting option. The course work helps students understand the role that accounting plays in business decisions. Students who minor in accounting will learn how to prepare and analyze income statements, balance sheets, cost/managerial reports, and tax returns. Students seeking a minor in accounting must complete the following courses.

Students must complete all of the following courses:

BMIS 211--Introduction to Business Decision Support 3
ACTG 201--Principles of Fin Acct 3
ACTG 223--Principles of Acct II 3
ACTG 327--Inter Fin Acct & Reporting I 3
ACTG 321R--Accounting Information Systems I 3
15 credits

In addition students must complete any three (9 cr.) of the following list of 3 credit courses:

BFIN 322--Business Finance
ACTG 328--Inter Fin Acct & Reporting II
ACTG 410--Cost/Mgmt Acct I
ACTG 420--Cost/Mgmt Acct II
ACTG 421--Accounting Information Systems II
ACTG 401--Principles of Fed Tax-Ind
ACTG 415--Governmental & Not-for-Profit Acct I*
ACTG 441--Financial Statement Analysis
Elective Courses     9 credits
Total Required Credits     24 credits

*ACTG 328 is a prerequisite for these courses.