Accounting Program Requirements

Associate in Applied Science Degree - NMC Code 103

This program will prepare students to begin a career in accounting. Graduates will be prepared to work as bookkeepers and entry-level accountants in accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and other entry-level areas of accounting. Students considering transfer should see an advisor.

Effective: Fall 2014

General Education Requirements Credits: 17-18

Communications: ENG 111 and either BUS 231 or ENG 112*

7-8

Humanities: PHL 201 or PHL 202

3

Mathematics Competency: Placement into MTH 121 or higher, or completion of MTH 111*

-

Science: Any Group 1 course with a lab

4

Social Sciences: ECO 201

3

 

Occupational Specialty Requirements: 39

ACC 121 Accounting Principles I

4

ACC 122 Accounting Principles II

4

ACC 221 Intermediate Accounting I

4

ACC 222 Intermediate Accounting II

4

ACC 225 Cost/Management Accounting II

3

BUS 101 Introduction to Business

3

BUS 105 Business Math**

3

BUS 155 Interpersonal Communications

3

BUS 261 Business Law I

3

CIT 100 Computers in Business-An Intro

3

CIT 210 Microsoft Office - Excel

3

CIT 216 Computerizing Accounting Systems

2


Directed Electives (Choose any combination): 8

ACC 231 Federal Income Tax Problems

3

ACC 290 Accounting Internship

3

ECO 202 Principles of Microeconomics

3

MGT 241 Principles of Management

3

MKT 201 Principles of Marketing

MTH 111 Intermediate Algebra***

4

MTH 131 Probability and Statistics

3

*Students intending to transfer to another college or university should take ENG 112.
** It is recommended that BUS 105 be taken before or concurrently with ACC 121.
*** Or a higher level math course, excluding MTH 116.

Program Requirements: 64-65

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