Accounting - AAS

The Accounting program provides students with occupational and technical instruction, continuing education, college-parallel courses, professional assistance, and resources for learning. This program prepares students for careers as paraprofessionals in accounting firms assisting certified public accountants as generalists who prepare taxes, perform audits, and prepare financial statements.

YEAR 1

Semester 1
EDUC 1300 Learning Framework 3
ACCT 2301 Principles of Financial Accounting - Students without an accounting background are strongly advised to complete ACNT 1303, Introduction to Accounting I. 3
Elective Elective Math/Natural Science Elective 3
Elective Elective Computer Applications Elective, Chose from the following courses: ITSC 1309, POFI 1301, BCIS 1405. 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
15
Semester 2
ACCT 2302 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3
ACNT 2331 Internal Control and Auditing OR
ACNT 1313 Computerized Accounting Applications 3
ACNT 1331 Federal Income Tax: Individual 3
ACNT 1382 Cooperative Education-Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 3
Elective Elective Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
15
Semester 3

YEAR 2

Semester 1
ITSW 2334 Advanced Spreadsheets OR
POFI 1349 Spreadsheets 3
ACNT 1347 Federal Income Tax for Partnerships and Corporations 3
ACNT 2382 Cooperative Education-Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 3
ACNT 2303 Intermediate Accounting I 3
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3
15
Semester 2
BMGT 1327 Principles of Management 3
Elective Elective Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
BUSG 2305 Business Law/Contracts 3
ACNT 2304 Intermediate Accounting II - (**Capstone Course) 3
15
Semester 3

YEAR 3

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3

**Capstone Statement
A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.

General Education Electives for Workforce Programs

Math/Natural Science

Humanities/Fine Arts

Social/Behavioral Sciences