Accounting Major Curriculum

Faculty members in the Robert P. Stiller School of Business have worked with employers and internship sites to determine the exact skills, knowledge, and characteristics they are seeking in job candidates. 

Employers specifically look to hire Champlain College graduates as they have become known for their demonstrated expertise in accounting, strong critical thinking and communication skills, and the ability to strategize and lead across the whole business enterprise or organization.

To ensure our students graduate prepared to make valuable contributions to the workforce, students share a core business curriculum that includes:

At Champlain, we keep our Accounting curriculum up-to-date by modifying and adding courses based on accounting changes and industry trends. While keeping current with changing technologies and industries, we maintain a program of study that encourages a study-abroad semester in the third year.

Accounting Curriculum 2020–2021


2nd Year

First Semester
ACC 310
BLW 140
COR 2XX

Choose a 200-level COR course

COR 2XX

Choose a 200-level COR course

Second Semester
COR 2XX

Choose a 200-level COR course

COR 2XX

Choose a 200-level COR course

3rd Year

First Semester
SCI XXX

Natural science w/ lab

General elective

4th Year

First Semester
ACC 345

General elective

General elective

Second Semester
ACC 420

General elective

General elective