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The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Accounting program is one of several options for students seeking to gain skills and knowledge in the field of accounting. Possible entry-level jobs for this program include accounting clerk, accounts payable/receivable clerk, claims clerk, credit clerk, full-charge bookkeeper, accounting intern, or comparable positions. A Certificate of Completion (CCL) is also available.

CIPS Code: 52.0301

Program Prerequisites:

Program Prerequisites 0-3
Course # Course Title Credits
CRE101 * College Critical Reading (3)
OR
Equivalent as indicated by assessment.
0-3

 

Required Courses

Required Courses 29-32
Course # Course Title Credits
ACC111
ACC230 *
ACC240 *
OR
ACC111
ACC112 *
ACC212 *
OR
ACC211
ACC212 *
Accounting Principles I (3) AND
Uses of Accounting Information I (3) AND
Uses of Accounting Information II (3)
OR
Accounting Principles I (3) AND
Accounting Principles II (3) AND
Managerial Accounting (3) Shared Unique Number Number ACC2202
OR
Financial Accounting (3) Shared Unique Number Number ACC2201 AND
Managerial Accounting (3) Shared Unique Number Number ACC2202
6-9
ACC105 Payroll, Sales and Property Taxes 3
ACC115 * Computerized Accounting 2
ACC121
ACC221 *
Income Tax Preparation (3) OR
Tax Accounting (3)
3
CIS114DE Excel Spreadsheet 3
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems Shared Unique Number Number CIS1120 3
GBS151 Introduction to Business 3
GBS205 Legal, Ethical and Regulatory Issues in Business 3
GBS233 * Business Communication 3

 

Restricted Electives

Restricted Electives 9
Course # Course Title Credits
ACCxxx Any ACC Accounting course(s) except courses used to satisfy Required Courses area. 9
CIS117DM Microsoft Access: Database Management 3
GBS110
MGT251

Human Relations in Business and Industry (3) OR
Human Relations in Business (3)

3
GBS131 Business Calculations 3
GBS207 Business Law (General Corporate) 3
GBS220 * Quantitative Methods in Business 3

 

General Education Requirements

General Education Requirements 22-24
General Education Core 12-14
Course # Course Title Credits
First-Year Composition
ENG101 *
ENG107 *
AND
ENG102 *
ENG108 *
First-Year Composition (3) Shared Unique Number Number ENG1101 OR
First-Year Composition for ESL(3)
AND
First-Year Composition (3) Shared Unique Number Number ENG1102 OR
First-Year Composition for ESL(3)
6
Oral Communication
Any approved general education course in the Oral Communication area. 3
Mathematics
MAT120 *
MAT121 *
MAT122 *
Intermediate Algebra (5) OR
Intermediate Algebra (4) OR
Intermediate Algebra (3) OR
Satisfactory completion of a higher level mathematics course
3-5
Critical Reading
Met by CRE101*, College Critical Reading or Equivalent as indicated by assessment in the Program Prerequisites Area.
0
General Education Distribution 10
Humanities and Fine Arts
Any approved general education course in the Humanities and Fine Arts area.
3
Natural Sciences
Any approved general education course in the Natural Sciences area.
4
Social and Behavioral Sciences
ECN211
ECN212
SBU200
Macroeconomic Principles (3) Shared Unique Number Number ECN2201 OR
Microeconomic Principles (3) Shared Unique Number Number ECN212 OR
Society and Business (3)
3
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Notes

  • The total amount of credits required for this degree is 60-65.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses required within the program
  • Consultation with an Academic Advisor is recommended for course selection.
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites
  • xxx Indicates any module/suffixed courses
  • Not all classes are offered every semester. Contact an academic advisor for additional information