Accounting
Major Code: 010A

Associate in Applied Science

This program prepares the student for entry-level positions or to be a junior member of the accounting staff of a private business, industrial enterprise, public accounting firm or governmental agency. Emphasis is on the financial record keeping aspects of accounting and the preparation and analysis of reports as a basis for managerial decisions.

General Education Requirements15

Major Program Requirements21

  • ACC120* Financial Accounting3
  • ACC121 Managerial Accounting3
  • ACC125 Accounting Information Systems 3
  • ACC130 Payroll Accounting2
  • ACC201 Individual Tax Accounting3
  • ACC220 Intermediate Accounting I3
  • ACC240 Cost Accounting3

Additional Program Requirements15

Electives9

Electives may be taken in Accounting (ACC), Business Administration (BUS), Computer Information Systems (CIS), Construction Management (CMT), Economics (ECN), Entrepreneurship (ETR), Finance (FIN), Management (MGT), or Marketing (MKT), Real Estate (REL), World Wide Web (WEB).

Total Semester Hours for Degree60


* Students with a grade point average below a 3.0 should consider taking ACC115 Fundamentals of Accounting, or MTH104 Business Math before taking ACC120. Students who choose ACC115 may apply it as an elective in this program.

Major course shown in color requires minimum grade of C.