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    May 20, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
2024-2025 Catalog and Student Handbook

Accounting, AAB


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Program of Study

The Accounting program offers beginning courses for those persons who have never had formal training in accounting, as well as advanced courses for those already in the accounting field. Cooperative education opportunities are available for students to gain practical experience.

Accountants record, classify, summarize, and interpret an organization’s day-to-day business transactions. Accountants monitor the flow of cash and the continuing changes in financial obligations.

The faculty has identified the following Learning Outcomes for all graduates:

  • Apply appropriate technology for business communication, computation, and presentation.
  • Analyze, synthesize and organize financial data for various types of business entities.
  • Recognize and prepare various financial statements according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
  • Recognize and prepare various tax reports according to IRS Compliance.
  • Acknowledge and practice applying governmental rules and regulations in regards to financial reporting.
  • Employ professional and human relations skills that are necessary in working with both business clients and personal consumers.

POTENTIAL OCCUPATIONS:

  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Assistant
  • Accounting Manager
  • Governmental Accountant
  • Bookkeeper
  • Auditor
  • Budgeting/Controller assistant
  • Tax Examinor/Collector/Preparer
  • Payroll Accountant
  • Staff Accountant

Total Technical Credit Hours: 33


Choose an Option:


Total General Education and Related Credit Hours: 32


Total Credit Hours: 65


 

See your advisor for appropriate course selection.

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