ACCOUNTING / A.A.S. DEGREE

Ammerman - Eastern - Grant
Hegis Code: 5002

Program Learning OutcomesCurriculum Code: ACCT-AAS
 

     This two-year program, leading to the Associate in Applied Science degree, is designed for students who plan to seek accounting positions in business, industry or governmental agencies upon completion of two years of college study. The program also meets the needs of employed individuals desirous of job advancement who wish to learn applications of accounting theory to current practices in the field. Finally, the program offers preparation for possible transfer since most courses are acceptable for credit at four-year colleges.


FIRST SEMESTER: 19.5 credits Credits
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum ACC101: Principles of Accounting I 4
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum BUS107: Business Mathematics 3
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum BUS112: Computing for Business  
  or CST101: Introduction to Computing 4
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum BUS115: College/Workplace Skills Seminar 1.5
ECO111: Macroeconomics: The National Economy
or ECO112: Microeconomics: Prices and Markets
3
ENG101: Standard Freshman Composition 3
Physical Education Elective 1
       
SECOND SEMESTER: 18 credits Credits
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum ACC102: Principles of Accounting II 4
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum ACC137: Computer Accounting Principles 4
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum BUS101: Introduction to Business 3
English Elective 3
Physical Education Elective 1
* Social Science Elective 3
       
THIRD SEMESTER: 15-17 credits Credits
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum ACC212: Electronic Spreadsheet Applications for Accounting  
or ACC214: Corporate Finance 3-4
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum Accounting Elective 3
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum BUS117: Business Communications 3
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum LAW111: Business Law I 3
** Mathematics Elective 3-4
       
FOURTH SEMESTER: 15-16 credits Credits
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum ACC116: Practical Accounting 3
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum Accounting Elective 3
  Humanities Elective 3
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum LAW212: Business Law II 3
Mathematics or Science Elective 3-4
       
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED 67.5-70.5

*Students considering transfer to a four-year college should complete ECO111and ECO112.
**Recommended: MAT103.
 Courses that constitute the major in this
curriculum These courses constitute the major courses in this curriculum.
 NOTE: See Transfer Opportunities for articulation agreements with four-year colleges and universities.

REQUIRED CREDIT DISTRIBUTION
Accounting and Business 41.5-45.5 credits
Computer Science 0-4 credits
Humanities 9-10 credits
Social Science 6 credits
Mathematics/Science 6-8 credits
Physical Education 2 credits