Dec 06, 2022  
2022-23 Western Washington University Catalog 
    
2022-23 Western Washington University Catalog

Accounting Minor


Department of Accounting, College of Business and Economics

24 credits

Introduction

The Department of Accounting’s minor is open by special permission to students whose majors would be complemented by an accounting minor and who have completed prerequisites for the courses comprising the minor.

Why Consider an Accounting Minor?

While accounting may not be your main field of study, the principles of accounting are useful in many career paths. Accounting is widely considered the language of business, and your understanding of key concepts will equip you in the business world.

 Contact Information

CBE Admissions & Scholarships
Dean’s Office
Parks Hall 419
360-650-3896
cbe@wwu.edu

Department Chair
Audrey Taylor
Parks Hall 451A
360-650-2204
Audrey.Taylor@wwu.edu

Minor Information:
Academic Department Manager

Sherri Nelson
Parks Hall 422
360-650-4505
fuchsc@wwu.edu

 Sample Careers

See Department of Accounting for more information

 Major/Career Resources

www.wwu.edu/careers/students_choosingamajor.shtml

How to Declare (Admission and Declaration Process):

The application process originates with the College office when the student submits an online application form via the College of Business and Economics website, cbe.wwu.edu/apply-cbe. Applications will be reviewed against admission criteria by College staff with every effort being made to inform the student of their status in a timely manner.

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.

Requirements