Degree Offered: Associate in Applied Science
Credits Required: 60/61 (2017-2018 Academic Year)
Accounting is one of the fastest growing employment fields in America today, and the future job outlook for good accountants is excellent. The accounting curriculum is designed to fill this need by offering students the necessary accounting theories and skills for entry into the accounting profession.
Graduates of this program may attain positions such as: accountant, accounting manager, office manager, small business manager, accounting clerk, payroll clerk, accounting assistant, bank account representative, accounts payable/accounts receivable clerk, accounting office assistant.
Please note second year Accounting courses (ACCT200, ACCT211, 212, 215, 216) are only offered as evening courses.
Graduates will be able to
- Complete an entire accounting cycle (postings, adjustments, closing and financial reports) using QuickBooks.
- Analyze business transactions.
- Complete individual tax returns, including Schedule C, while utilizing tax accounting software.
- Apply cost accounting methods to evaluate business performance.
- Utilize and calculate financial ratios to analyze financial performance.
Curriculum - 1st Year
First Semester - 15 Credits
|ACCT 110||Financial Accounting ||3.00|
|BUSM 112||Principles of Management ||3.00|
|CIST 100||Introduction to Information Tech ||3.00|
|BUSM 255||Macroeconomics ||3.00|
|WRIT 101||English Composition ||3.00|
Second Semester - 15 Credits
|ACCT 111||Managerial Accounting ||3.00|
|BUSM 256||Microeconomics ||3.00|
|CIST 106||Software Productivity Tools ||3.00|
|COMM 201||Public Speaking ||3.00|
| ||TAOC Category Six (LITR)|| |
Curriculum - 2nd Year
Third Semester - 15/16 Credits
|ACCT 200||Quickbooks (EVENING)||3.00|
|ACCT 211||Intermediate Accounting I (EVENING)||3.00|
|ACCT 215||Tax Accounting (EVENING)||3.00|
|BUSM 205||Business Law ||3.00|
| ||TAOC Category Three|| |
Fourth Semester - 15 Credits
|ACCT 212||Intermediate Accounting II (EVENING)||3.00|
|ACCT 216||Cost Accounting (EVENING)||3.00|
|BUSM 200||Business Finance ||3.00|
|BUSM 270||Business Internship ||3.00|
| ||OR|| |
|PSYC 101||General Psychology ||3.00|