Disclaimer: The percentages listed below are calculated based on the grading information and assignment sections of publicly available syllabi. The information provided is an approximation on the types of assignments within each individual class and is not meant as an absolute interpretation of all the inherent activities in said class(es).

ACCT 2101 - Principles of Accounting I

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams and homework.

ACCT 2102 - Principles of Accounting II

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams, quizzes, and homework.

ACCT 3212 - Financial Reporting I

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams and homework, but it does have a synopsis assignment.

ACCT 3213 - Financial Reporting II

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams and homework.

ACCT 3214 - Financial Reporting III

Writing Required: 0% - 20%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams and homework, but it does contain some writing in the two projects students are required to complete.

ACCT 3232 - Managerial Accounting

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams and quizzes.

ACCT 3241 - Fraud Examination

Writing Required: 20% - 30%

While this class is comprised primarily of multiple choice exams, it does require some writing in the case studies assignments.

ACCT 3251 - Income Tax Accounting for Individuals

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

While this class consists primarily of exams, it does require a written summary of an article provided by the instructor.

ACCT 3285 - Professional Seminar

Writing Required: 10% - 20%

While the class is graded as Satisfactory (S) or Unsatisfactory (U), the completion of a cover letter assignment is one of five assignments necessary in order to pass.

ACCT 4202 - Financial Statement Analysis

Writing Required: 30% - 70%

This class contains writing in the case summaries assignments as well as the individual and team projects.

ACCT 4215 - Financial Reporting IV

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams and homework.

ACCT 4233 - Strategic Cost Management

Writing Required: 30% - 40%

This class contains article synopses assignments to ensure that students understand the reading.

ACCT 4241 - Accounting Information Systems

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams and online practice sets. 

ACCT 4261 - Auditing

Writing Required: 0% - 10%

This class is comprised of multiple choice exams and homework.

ACCT 4265 - Sustainability Accounting and Reporting

Writing Required: 70% - 90%

This class contains writing assignments, such as analysis reports, summaries, and case analyses assignments.

ACCT 4286 - Business Internship (Accounting)

Writing Required: N/A

The amount of writing depends on placement.

Classes Without Information:

(Currently, these classes do not have publicly-accessible syllabi available for review.)

ACCT 4252 - Income Tax Accounting for Organizations

ACCT 4262 - Assurance Services, Fraud and Ethics

ACCT 4285 - Special Problems in Accounting