Accounting Degree

Offered At the following campus locations
Program Overview

The Accounting Associate Degree program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for a variety of careers in accounting in today’s technology-driven workplaces. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Program graduates receive an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Accounting.

Entrance Requirements

Education: A high school diploma or its equivalent is required for admission. Age: 16 years or older Placement: Achievement of appropriate scores on the college’s placement test or submission of acceptable SAT or ACT scores. Provisional Admission accepted.

Course Overview
CourseCredit Hours
GENERAL CORE COURSES
Language Arts
ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
Humanities (choose ONE class)
ARTS 1101 Art Appreciation 3
ENGL 2130 American Literature 3
MUSC 1101 Music Appreciation 3
Math
MATH 1111 College Algebra 3
OR
MATH 1103 Quantitative Skills and Reasoning 3
Social Sciences (choose ONE class)
POLS 1101 American Government 3
PSYC 1101 Introductory Psychology 3
OR
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology 3
Select one course from the following list—it may not be a course used to fulfill one of the requirements above.
ARTS 1101 Art Appreciation 3
ECON 1101 Principles of Economics 3
ENGL 1102 Literature and Composition 3
ENGL 2130 American Literature 3
HIST 2112 US History II 3
MATH 1112 College Trigonometry 3
MUSC 1101 Music Appreciation 3
PHSC 1111 Physical Science 3
POLS 1101 American Government 3
PSYC 1101 Introductory Psychology 3
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology 3
OCCUPATIONAL COURSES
ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I 4
BUSN 1440 Document Production 4
ACCT 1105 Financial Accounting II 4
ACCT 2000 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 1115 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 1120 Spreadsheet Applications 4
ACCT 1125 Individual Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 1130 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT x900 Accounting Electives 9
XXXX 900 Specific Occupational Guided Electives 9
Basic Computer Class (choose ONE)
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computer Literacy 3
COLL 1060 Introduction to College and Computers 3
ACCOUNTING ELECTIVE COURSES
BUSN 1210 Electronic Calculators 2
ACCT 2100 Accounting Internship I 4
ACCT 2105 Accounting Internship II 8
ACCT 2110 Accounting Simulation 3
ACCT 2115 Bookkeeper Cert Review 3
ACCT 2120 Business Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 2125 Capstone Review Acct Principles 3
ACCT 2130 Integrated Acct Management Syst 3
ACCT 2140 Legal Environment of Business 3
ACCT 2145 Personal Finance 3
Specific Occupational Guided Electives may be other related courses from Business Technology, Computer Information Systems, Marketing Management, and other course/classes approved by the advisor.
*64 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation
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