Walsh College

Academic Advising

The Admissions and Academic Advising office provides support programs and services to assist Walsh College students in achieving their goals.

Contact an Admissions & Academic Advising staff member today for assistance.

 

New Student Checklists

For help getting started at Walsh, review the appropriate checklist for your academic level.

 

New Student Events

 

Course Sequencing

The following course sequences are being provided as course recommendations for full and part time enrollment. This resource is intended to be used as a planning guide and is subject to semester start, campus location and course availability. Please contact an Academic Advisor for specific program information.

Undergraduate Recommended Course Sequencing:

Bachelor of Accountancy

BBA - Accounting Processes

BBA - Finance

BBA - General Business

BBA - Management

BBA - Marketing

Graduate Recommended Course Sequencing:

2013-2014 Catalog (or prior)

Master of Accountancy (MAC)

Master of Science in Finance (MSF)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Master of Business Administration/Master of Science in Finance (MBA/MSF)

Master of Management (MM) 

Master of Science in Taxation (MST) 



2014-2015 Catalog

Master of Accountancy (MAC)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Master of Science in Finance (MSF)

Master of Science in Management (MSM)

Master of Science in Marketing (MSMKT)

Master of Science in Information Technology Leadership (MSITL)

Master of Science in Taxation (MST)



Dual Degree Programs:

Master of Business Administration/Master of Science in Finance (MBA/MSF)

Master of Business Administration/Master of Science in Management (MBA/MSM)

 

Accounting Placement Exams

Accounting Placement Exams are used to determine appropriate placement in the Master of Science in Accountancy (MAC) program. You may need to take a placement exam if you were admitted to the MAC program in order to be excluded from foundation coursework.  This will be indicated on your admissions letter.

The Accounting Placement Exam 4 MAC-W is required for students applying for admission to the MAC for Accounting Graduates program. Students who pass this placement exam will gain admission to the MAC for Accounting Graduates program if they meet all other admission requirements; those that do not successfully pass the exam will be evaluated for admission to the Master of Science in Accountancy (MAC) program. 

Please click below for specific topics, practice examination and procedures for each of the Accounting Placement Exams:

Placement Exam

Content Covered

Time Allowed

 Accounting Practice Evaluation Exam 1 

 Principles of Financial Accounting (ACC 500) 

60 minutes

 Accounting Practice Evaluation Exam 2

Intermediate Accounting 1 (ACC 501)

75 minutes

 Accounting Practice Evaluation Exam 3

Intermediate Accounting 2 (ACC 502)

120 minutes

 Accounting Practice Evaluation Exam 4 MAC-W 



 ​Masters of Accountancy

120 minutes

Accounting Placement Exam Scheduling

Accounting placement exams may be taken at the Troy Campus Testing Center, Novi Campus or Macomb University Center Campus. Below is contact information for each of these locations. Accounting Placement Exams may be taken in Troy anytime during the hours listed on the Troy Campus Testing Center website.

Scheduling Placement Exams at the Novi Campus & Macomb University Center

Please send email to preferred campus location to request accounting placement exam appointment.

Include in the email: 

Subject:
Accounting Placement Exam number you are planning to take.

Body of email: include the day and time you would like to take exam, your name and phone number.   

Location

Contact

Email

 Troy Campus Testing Center

248-823-1692

 testingcenter@walshcollege.edu

 Novi Campus

248-349-5454

 noviadminteam@walshcollege.edu

 Macomb University Center

586-723-1500

 universitycenter@walshcollege.edu

If you have any questions on the accounting placement exams, please contact Admissions & Academic Advising at advising@walshcollege.edu or 1-800-Walsh-01. 

 

Tutoring Services

Walsh College takes a very supportive position in assisting students and offers tutoring services for selected courses each semester.  If you are having problems in a particular class or not getting the grade you want, be sure to take advantage of Walsh College's tutoring program.  Group, individual and online tutoring are available for a minimal cost.  In addition, Walsh College offers assistance in communications, statistics and quantitative methods courses through our Pearson Student Success Labs. Accounting review sessions are also available. The Pearson Student Success Labs and the Accounting Review Sessions are offered at no cost. Learn more.

 

Disability Services

Notifying Walsh College that you have a disability is optional and confidential. Students must provide Walsh College with medical or diagnostic documentation that confirms a recognized impairment and recommendations for the specific accommodations needed. The Disability Services Information packet outlines the required documentation that must be provided by students requesting accommodations. After submission of medical or diagnostic documentation, the Disability Services team will review and provide a copy of reasonable accommodations to student’s faculty. Accommodations will be effective as soon as possible once all documentation is received by our team and notification has been provided to faculty: Disability Services Info Packet.