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ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN ACCOUNTING

Accounting is often called the language of business. The accounting program provides students with both the theoretical and practical knowledge to understand and explore the accounting cycle, concepts, principles, applications, and best ethical practices for business decision-making purposes. It assists students to work on developing communication, interpersonal, computational, leadership, and teamwork skills. This concentration prepares students or both entry and mid-level accounting jobs. In addition, student can pursue opportunities in teaching business education or choose to transfer to higher learning institutions to obtain more advance accounting degrees.

Advising Sheets

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Degree Requirements

General Education Requirements

Class Description Credits
Communication
ENG 150 Introduction to Literature 3
ENG 151 Freshman Compostion 3
SPH 153 Introduction to Speech 3
Total: 9
Information & Technology Literacy
ICT 150 Introduction to Computers 3
Total: 3
Critical Thinking
MAT 151 Intermediate Algebra 3
PHSCI 150/150L Physical Science 4
Total: 7
Global Awareness & Cultural Competence
Select one 3 credit course from the following options and HIS 162 for a total of six (6) credits
HIS 150 American History I 3
HIS 151 American History II 3
HIS 170 World Civilization I 3
HIS 171 World Civilization II 3
HIS 162 Pacific History
(required)
3
Total: 6
Personal Development & Responsibility
PSY 150 Introduction to Psychology 3
OR
HEA 150 Introduction to Health Science 3
Total: 3
Total GER Credits: 28

Program Requirements

Class Description Credits
ACC 150 Principles of Accounting I 3
BUS 103 Introduction to Business 3
BUS 150 Financial Math 3
BUS 160 Business Communications 3
BUS 170 Ethics in the Workplace 3
BUS 180 Applied Business Statistics 3
BUS 260 Business Law 3
MGT 250 Principles of Management 3
Total Program Credits: 24

Co-Foundational Requirements

Class Description Credits
ACC 151 Financial Accounting 3
ACC 152A Payroll & Income Tax 3
ACC 210A Managerial Accounting 3
ACC 220 Automated Accounting 3
ECO 250A Principles of Microeconomics 3
Total Co-Foundational Credits: 15

Total Credits

Class Credits
General Education Requirements 28
Program Requirements 15
Co-Foundational Requirements 24
Total Credits: 67