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Accounting A.A.S. - Evening Schedule

Credential: 
Associate in Applied Science
Program Code: 
A25110

The Accounting curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth in the accounting profession. Using the “language of business,” accountants assemble, analyze, process, and communicate essential information about financial operations.

In addition to course work in accounting principles, theories and practice, students will study business law, finance, management, and economics. Related skills are developed through the study of communications, computer applications, financial analysis, critical thinking skills, and ethics.

Graduates should qualify for entry-level accounting positions in many types of organizations, including accounting firms, small businesses, manufacturing firms, banks, hospitals, school systems, and governmental agencies. With work experience and additional education, an individual may advance in the accounting profession.

First Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
ACA 115 Success and Study Skills 1
ACC 120 Principles of Financial Accounting 4
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3

Second Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
ACC 121 Principles of Managerial Accounting 4
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 3
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy 3

Third Semester (Summer)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
BUS 137 Principles of Management 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3

Fourth Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
ACC 129 Individual Income Taxes 3
BUS 115 Business Law I 3
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics 3
MKT 120 Principles of Marketing 3

Fifth Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
ACC 130 Business Income Taxes 3
ACC 150 Accounting Software Applications 2
CTS 130 Spreadsheet 3
ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics 3

Sixth Semester (Summer)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3
COM 231 Public Speaking 3

Seventh Semester (Fall)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
ACC 140 Payroll Accounting 2
ACC 220 Intermediate Accounting I 4
ACC 240 Government & Not-for-Profit Accounting 3
BUS 147 Business Insurance 3

Eighth Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
ACC 180 Practices in Bookkeeping 3
ACC 269 Auditing and Assurance Services 3
BUS 225 Business Finance 3
Semester Notes
  • ENG 110 may be substituted for ENG 111

Total Credit Hours Required

74

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