Rhode Island College

2015-2016 Catalog


Professional Accountancy M.P.AC.

Course Requirements — Concentration in Accounting Information Systems

Courses

Foundations Component

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ACCT 510Advanced AIS: Systems Modeling

3

As needed.
ACCT 552Topics in Assurance: Risk Assessment

1.5

As needed.
ACCT 553Topics in Assurance: Electronic Commerce

1.5

As needed.
CIS 421Networks and Infrastructure

3

Fall, Spring.
CIS 453Systems Analysis and Design

3

Fall, Spring.
CIS 535Data Management

3

As needed.

Electives

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
SIX CREDIT HOURS OF COURSES at the graduate level in accounting

6

SIX CREDIT HOURS OF COURSES at the graduate level, chosen with consent

6

THREE CREDIT HOURS OF COURSES at the graduate level in computer information systems

3

Total Credit Hours: 30

Course Requirements — Concentration in Personal Financial Planning

Courses

Foundations Component

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ACCT 661Financial Planning Capstone Course

3

Spring.

FIVE COURSES from

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
ACCT 533Fundamentals of Financial Planning

3

Fall.
ACCT 543Personal Income Tax Planning

3

Spring.
ACCT 554Estate Planning

3

Spring.
ACCT 555Retirement Planning and Employee Benefits

3

As needed.
FIN 432Theory of Investment

3

Fall, Spring.
FIN 559Insurance Planning and Risk Management

3

As needed.

Electives

CourseTitleCreditsOffered
SIX CREDIT HOURS OF COURSES at the graduate level in accounting appropriate to career plans

6

SIX CREDIT HOURS OF COURSES at the graduate level appropriate to course of study

6

Total Credit Hours: 30