Waiver Information for ACCT 430

Types of Waivers and Minimum Requirements

Partial Waiver

Students who receive a partial waiver must complete one full-credit course or two half-credit courses from the ACCT major page to fulfill their core course requirement. Required course(s) may be completed at any time prior to graduation.

Requirements for a partial waiver:

  • 3 - 4 accounting courses (but less than 5), each with a B or better in the past five years and
  • Submission of waiver application materials including supporting documents (by the program-specific deadline)

Or          

  • Waiver exam score in excess of the minimum threshold for a partial waiver


Full Waiver

Students who receive a full waiver have completed their core accounting requirement. No additional courses are required for graduation.

  • Five (5) accounting courses each with a B or better in the past five years or Accounting major from an accredited institution or CPA and
  • Submission of waiver application materials including supporting documents (by the program-specific deadline)

Or

  • Waiver exam score in excess of the minimum threshold for a full waiver

 

More information

Full-Time Program (2Y/MMM/JD-MBA/MD-MBA)

Waiver applications must be submitted prior to arrival on campus by program-specific deadlines. Waiver exams will be administered at Kellogg in-person in a classroom setting by Kellogg Student Affairs, typically in mid-August. Students should visit the Welcome Site > Academics > Core Course Waivers for more detailed instructions or email FT Academic Advising.

 

Evening & Weekend Program

For more detailed information on the Evening & Weekend waiver exam dates and application deadlines, Evening & Weekend students should visit the Evening & Weekend MBA Program Core Course Waivers page. For any questions, email Carol Lucido, the Evening & Weekend MBA Program Academic Advisor.