Courses

Financial Accounting

QST AC 221 (4 credits)

Basic concepts underlying financial statements and accounting procedures used in preparing statements of financial position, income statements, and statements of cash flow. Stresses the interpretation, analysis, and evaluation of published financial statements.

2017FALLQSTAC221 A1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 11:00 am 12:15 pm PHO 205
2017FALLQSTAC221 B1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 11:15 am 12:05 pm HAR 322
F 11:15 am 12:05 pm HAR 208
2017FALLQSTAC221 C1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 8:00 am 9:15 am HAR 228
2017FALLQSTAC221 D1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 12:30 pm 1:45 pm HAR 222
2017FALLQSTAC221 E1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 10:45 am HAR 324
2017FALLQSTAC221 F1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 2:00 pm 3:15 pm HAR 322
2017FALLQSTAC221 G1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 11:00 am 12:15 pm CAS B36
2017FALLQSTAC221 H1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 1:25 pm 2:15 pm KCB 106
F 1:25 pm 2:15 pm HAR 312
2017FALLQSTAC221 I1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 12:30 pm 1:45 pm CAS 326
2017FALLQSTAC221 J1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 2:30 pm 3:20 pm KCB 106
F 2:30 pm 3:20 pm HAR 315
2018SPRGQSTAC221 A1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 8:00 am 9:15 am HAR 315
2018SPRGQSTAC221 B1, Jan 19th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 9:05 am 9:55 am HAR 324
2018SPRGQSTAC221 C1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 10:45 am HAR 412
2018SPRGQSTAC221 D1, Jan 19th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 10:10 am 11:00 am HAR 324
2018SPRGQSTAC221 E1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 11:00 am 12:15 pm CAS 229
2018SPRGQSTAC221 F1, Jan 19th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 11:15 am 12:05 pm HAR 324
2018SPRGQSTAC221 G1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 12:30 pm 1:45 pm HAR 324
2018SPRGQSTAC221 H1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 2:00 pm 3:15 pm HAR 324
2018SPRGQSTAC221 I1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 2:00 pm 3:15 pm HAR 316
2018SPRGQSTAC221 J1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 3:30 pm 4:45 pm HAR 222
2018SPRGQSTAC221 K1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 5:00 pm 6:15 pm HAR 222
2018SPRGQSTAC221 L1, Jan 22nd to Apr 30th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 6:30 pm 9:15 pm HAR 211

Managerial Accounting

QST AC 222 (4 credits)

Sophomore requirement. Introduces the basic principles, methods, and challenges of modern managerial accounting. Covers traditional topics such as job-order costing, cost-volume-profit analysis, budgeting and variance analysis, profitability analysis, relevant costs for decision making, and cost-plus pricing, as well as emerging topics such as Activity-Based Cost (ABC) accounting. The material is examined from the perspective of students preparing to use management accounting information as managers, to support decision making (such as pricing, product mix, sourcing, and technology decisions) and short- and long-term planning, and to measure, evaluate, and reward performance. Emphasizes the relationships between accounting techniques and other organizational activities (such as strategy and motivation).

2017FALLQSTAC222 A1, Sep 7th to Dec 7th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 6:30 pm 9:15 pm HAR 306
2017FALLQSTAC222 B1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 12:20 pm 1:10 pm KCB 106
F 12:20 pm 1:10 pm SCI 117
2017FALLQSTAC222 C1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 8:00 am 9:15 am HAR 240
2017FALLQSTAC222 D1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 8:00 am 9:15 am HAR 324
2017FALLQSTAC222 E1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 10:10 am 11:00 am HAR 322
2017FALLQSTAC222 F1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 10:45 am HAR 322
2017FALLQSTAC222 H1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 9:05 am 9:55 am HAR 322
2017FALLQSTAC222 I1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 2:30 pm 3:20 pm HAR 224
2017FALLQSTAC222 J1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 11:15 am 12:05 pm HAR 324
F 11:15 am 12:05 pm HAR 324
2017FALLQSTAC222 K1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 3:35 pm 4:25 pm HAR 406
2017FALLQSTAC222 L1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 11:00 am 12:15 pm HAR 322
2018SPRGQSTAC222 A1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 8:00 am 8:50 am HAR 324
2018SPRGQSTAC222 B1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 8:00 am 9:15 am HAR 220
2018SPRGQSTAC222 C1, Jan 19th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 9:05 am 9:55 am HAR 240
2018SPRGQSTAC222 D1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 10:45 am HAR 240
2018SPRGQSTAC222 E1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MWF 10:10 am 11:00 am HAR 240
2018SPRGQSTAC222 F1, Jan 19th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 11:15 am 12:05 pm HAR 240
F 11:15 am 12:05 pm HAR 224
2018SPRGQSTAC222 G1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 12:30 pm 1:45 pm HAR 208
2018SPRGQSTAC222 H1, Jan 19th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 1:25 pm 2:15 pm HAR 412
F 1:25 pm 2:15 pm HAR 322
2018SPRGQSTAC222 I1, Jan 19th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 3:35 pm 4:25 pm HAR 404
F 3:35 pm 4:25 pm HAR 324
2018SPRGQSTAC222 J1, Jan 18th to Apr 26th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 6:30 pm 9:15 pm KCB 106

Intermediate Accounting I

QST AC 347 (4 credits)

Required for Accounting concentrators. Provides foundation for solving financial reporting issues through the study of the conceptual framework of accounting, recognition and measurement of current and non-current assets, revenue recognition, and the development of the income statement and balance sheet.

2017FALLQSTAC347 A1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 12:30 pm 1:45 pm HAR 228
2017FALLQSTAC347 B1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 2:00 pm 3:15 pm HAR 228
2018SPRGQSTAC347 A1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 10:55 am 12:10 pm HAR 315
2018SPRGQSTAC347 B1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 9:25 am 10:40 am HAR 315

Intermediate Accounting II

QST AC 348 (4 credits)

Required for Accounting concentrators. Continues with providing a foundation for solving financial reporting issues through the study of liabilities (including pensions, bonds, and leases), interperiod tax allocation, stockholder's equity, and the statement of cash flows.

2017FALLQSTAC348 A1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 12:50 pm 2:05 pm HAR 315
2017FALLQSTAC348 B1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 10:55 am 12:10 pm HAR 315
2018SPRGQSTAC348 A1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 12:50 pm 2:05 pm HAR 228
2018SPRGQSTAC348 B1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 2:30 pm 3:45 pm HAR 228

Financial Statement Analysis

QST AC 414 (4 credits)

Analysis of corporate financial statements. Includes profitability analysis, liquidity and solvency analysis, the incentives of management in corporate reporting, and the use of accounting information in efficient capital markets. 4 cr.

2017FALLQSTAC414 A1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 11:00 am 12:15 pm HAR 408
2017FALLQSTAC414 B1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 10:45 am HAR 228
2018SPRGQSTAC414 A1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 12:50 pm 2:05 pm HAR 315
2018SPRGQSTAC414 B1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 2:30 pm 3:45 pm HAR 315

Accounting Research

QST AC 430 (2 credits)

Develops and practices research skills required of an accounting professional. Use accounting-related resources to research and understand accounting reporting issues and authoritative guidance for application of GAAP.

2018SPRGQSTAC430 A1, Jan 19th to Apr 27th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
F 9:25 am 10:40 am HAR 408
2018SPRGQSTAC430 B1, Jan 19th to Apr 27th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
F 10:55 am 12:10 pm HAR 408

Advanced Managerial Accounting

QST AC 445 (4 credits)

Integrates knowledge from the fields of accounting, economics, and finance to investigate current issues related to management control, financial analysis and valuation, corporate governance, and strategic cost analysis.

2018SPRGQSTAC445 A1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 2:00 pm 3:15 pm CAS 203

Principles of Income Taxation I

QST AC 469 (4 credits)

Federal income tax law common to all taxpayers: individuals, partnerships, and corporations. Tax returns for individuals. Topics include tax accounting, income to be included and excluded in returns, tax deductions, ordinary and capital gains and losses, inventories, installment sales, depreciation, bad debts, and other losses.

2017FALLQSTAC469 A1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 10:55 am 12:10 pm HAR 316
2017FALLQSTAC469 B1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 9:25 am 10:40 am HAR 316
2018SPRGQSTAC469 B1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 10:45 am HAR 315

Advanced Accounting

QST AC 541 (4 credits)

Examines accounting issues relating to business combinations and foreign operations (accounting for mergers and acquisitions, constructing consolidated financial statements, recording foreign-currency transactions and hedging exchange risk, translating foreign subsidiaries' local currency financial statements), business segments, reporting for local governments, and the impact of the SEC and international standards on financial reporting.

2018SPRGQSTAC541 A1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 10:45 am HAR 220

Auditing

QST AC 565 (4 credits)

Introduces the basic concepts underlying auditing and assurance services (including materiality, audit risk, and evidence) and demonstrates how to apply those concepts to audit and assurance services through financial statement audits. 4 cr.

2017FALLQSTAC565 A1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 5:00 pm 7:45 pm HAR 322
2017FALLQSTAC565 B1, Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 5:00 pm 7:45 pm HAR 322
2018SPRGQSTAC565 A1, Jan 23rd to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 5:00 pm 7:45 pm HAR 322
2018SPRGQSTAC565 B1, Jan 24th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 5:00 pm 7:45 pm HAR 322

Principles of Income Taxation II

QST AC 579 (4 credits)

Certain common and special Federal tax laws for individuals, partnerships, corporations, estates, trusts, and miscellaneous entities. Topics include income tax returns for partnerships, business corporations, special corporations, decedents, estates, and trusts. Survey coverage of corporate liquidations, pension and profit-sharing plans, IRS audits, and estate and gift taxes.

2018SPRGQSTAC579 A1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 12:30 pm 1:45 pm MCS B23

Financial Reporting and Control

QST AC 711 (3 credits)

An introduction to accounting, and an examination of how it helps in decision-making. Financial accounting (information needs of stockholders, creditors, and analysts) and managerial accounting (information needs of managers) are stressed equally. Topics covered include income statement and balance sheet format, purposes, and limitations; statement of cash flows; analysis of financial statements; cost behavior; use of relevant costs in decision making; budgeting; and divisional performance measurement.

2017FALLQSTAC711 F1, Sep 7th to Dec 7th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 6:30 pm 9:15 pm HAR 224
2018SPRGQSTAC711 F1, Jan 22nd to Apr 30th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 6:30 pm 9:15 pm HAR 406

Topics in Financial Reporting and Control

QST AC 712 (2 credits)

This course is designed to refresh the student's knowledge of concepts in financial and managerial accounting. It is designed with the user of financial information in mind rather than the preparer of accounting reports. Students will learn to be educated users of the financial statements. Students will also be exposed to fundamental ideas about the internal uses of accounting information so that they can make informed decisions as managers.

2017FALLQSTAC712 G1, Sep 7th to Oct 19th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 6:30 pm 9:15 pm HAR 211

Financial Statement Analysis & Investor Decisions

QST AC 814 (3 credits)

This course is designed to develop skills in interpreting and analyzing the financial reports prepared by firms for investors and creditors. The following topics are covered: 1) analyzing profitability and risk , (2) understanding the major accounting choices affecting financial statements and managerial incentives that influence these choices, (3) assessing the quality of earnings, (4) using cash-flow based and earnings-based valuation models. The course also includes a brief review of some important accounting principles, emphasizing areas that were not covered in AC710. [Lectures, exercises, exams, and project.]

2017FALLQSTAC814 D1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 2:00 pm 3:15 pm HAR 316
2018SPRGQSTAC814 E1, Jan 24th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 6:30 pm 9:15 pm HAR 324

Managerial Accounting

QST AC 830 (3 credits)

Managerial Accounting is concerned with the use of accounting data for planning, decision-making, and control. The course is intended as an introduction for individuals who will make business decisions, evaluate business units, and evaluate others (or be evaluated) through the use of accounting systems. Topics include: (1) Understanding how costs behave and how to use costs in decision- making; (2) Understanding the nature, purpose and importance of different types of decision-useful managerial accounting information; (3) Understanding fundamental quantitative tools and techniques used to generate decision-useful managerial accounting information for both cost management and managerial control purposes; and (4) Making informed strategic and operational business decisions based on supporting managerial accounting information.

2017FALLQSTAC830 E1, Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 6:30 pm 9:15 pm HAR 326

Advanced Accounting

QST AC 841 (3 credits)

Examines accounting principles and practices related to business combinations and foreign operations (accounting for mergers and acquisitions, constructing consolidated financial statements, recording foreign currency transactions and hedging exchange risk, translating foreign subsidiaries' local currency financial statements), business segments, reporting for local governments, and the impact of the SEC and international standards on financial reporting. Meets w/undergraduate AC541

2018SPRGQSTAC841 D1, Jan 18th to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 9:30 am 10:45 am HAR 220

Intermediate Accounting 1

QST AC 847 (3 credits)

Topics covered: 1) Review of generally accepted accounting principles, especially matching concept and revenue recognition rules. 2) Consideration of balance sheet and income statement classification issues. 3) Accounting and reporting issues related to cash, accounts receivable, inventories, investments, intangibles, and plant assets.

2017FALLQSTAC847 D1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 12:30 pm 1:45 pm HAR 228
2017FALLQSTAC847 D2, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
TR 2:00 pm 3:15 pm HAR 228
2018SPRGQSTAC847 D1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 10:55 am 12:10 pm HAR 315
2018SPRGQSTAC847 D2, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 9:25 am 10:40 am HAR 315

Intermediate Accounting 2

QST AC 848 (3 credits)

This course focuses on the recognition and measurement of issues in accounting related to income taxes, lease obligations, and pension liabilities and equity. It focuses further on the preparation of, and uses for, statement of cash flows; calculating, reporting, and interpreting financial measures, including earnings per share; the nature and purpose of segment and interim reporting; and accounting for changing prices. The course also provides a brief overview of the auditor's opinion.

2017FALLQSTAC848 D1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 12:50 pm 2:05 pm HAR 315
2017FALLQSTAC848 D2, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 10:55 am 12:10 pm HAR 315
2018SPRGQSTAC848 D1, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 12:50 pm 2:05 pm HAR 228
2018SPRGQSTAC848 D2, Jan 22nd to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 2:30 pm 3:45 pm HAR 228

Accounting Risk Management

QST AC 860 (3 credits)

The objective of this course is to provide students who have no previous accounting knowledge with the accounting tools necessary for a better understanding of a firm's fundamentals, to enable a meaningful economic assessment of the firm's risk and potential return.

2017FALLQSTAC860 D1, Sep 6th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
MW 2:30 pm 3:45 pm HAR 322

Auditing Issues & Problems

QST AC 865 (3 credits)

Introduces the basic concepts underlying auditing and assurance services (including materiality, audit risk, and evidence) and demonstrates how to apply those concepts to audit and assurance services through financial statement audits.

2017FALLQSTAC865 E1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 5:00 pm 7:45 pm HAR 322
2017FALLQSTAC865 E2, Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 5:00 pm 7:45 pm HAR 322
2018SPRGQSTAC865 D1, Jan 23rd to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 5:00 pm 7:45 pm HAR 322
2018SPRGQSTAC865 D2, Jan 24th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 5:00 pm 7:45 pm HAR 322