In addition to the general MBA courses students who desire to pursue the accounting track must also complete these additional foundation courses:
Intermediate Accounting I
Any upper-level accounting course
Any of the foundation courses may be waived if the student has completed an undergraduate or graduate survey course with similar coverage with a grade of "C" or better. A waiver exam may be taken to validate an undergraduate course that does not meet the grade requirement, or when the student has acquired the knowledge covered in a core course without having earned academic credit. Students may take a waiver exam with permission of the graduate program director.
Five foundation courses may be also be waived by College Level Examination Program (CLEP) examinations: Accounting; Economics; Calculus; Marketing and Management.To schedule the exam at Salisbury University, contact the Registrar's office at 410-543-6150. The exam is offered Mondays through Fridays at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. The cost of the exam is $80 but must be paid for by separate check, credit card or money order payment as follows: $60 payable to CLEP and $20 payable to Salisbury University. Score reports should be sent to institution #5403.