Accounting Diploma – AC12

Program Description:

The Accounting Diploma program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for a variety of entry-level positions in accounting in today’s technology-driven workplaces. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Program graduates receive an Accounting Diploma.

Entrance date: Each semester

Program admission requirements:

Minimum Test Scores

ACCUPLACER – Sentence Skills  60 COMPASS – Writing 32
Reading Comp. 55 Reading 70
Arithmetic 34 Math 26

High School diploma or equivalent required for admission.

Credits required for graduation: 42

Accounting Diploma Curriculum Essential Courses

Basic Skills Courses 8 credits

ENGL 1010Fundamentals of English I

3

Select one of Social/Behav. Sci. courses for a min. of 2 credits

EMPL 1000Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development

2

PSYC 1010Basic Psychology

3

Select one of Math courses for a minimum of 3 credits

MATH 1011Business Math

3

MATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics

3

Occupational Courses 34 credits

ACCT 1100Financial Accounting I

4

ACCT 1105Financial Accounting II

4

ACCT 1115Computerized Accounting

3

ACCT 1125Individual Tax Accounting

3

ACCT 1130Payroll Accounting

3

BUSN 1440Document Production

4

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy

3

Select one of two courses below for min. of 4 credits:

ACCT 1120Spreadsheet Applications

4

BUSN 1410Spreadsheet Concepts and Applications

4

 

ACCT xxxxAccounting Elective

3

XXXX xxxxSpecific Occup.-Guided Elective

3

Select courses from elective list below for min. of 6 credits

ACCT 2000Managerial Accounting

3

ACCT 2140Legal Environment of Business

3

ACCT 2120Business Tax Accounting

3

ACCT 2145Personal Finance

3

BUSN 1240Office Procedures

3

BUSN 1300Introduction to Business

3

BUSN 1400Word Processing Applications

4

BUSN 1420Database Applications

4

MGMT 1110Employment Law

3

MGMT 1115Leadership

3

MGMT 1120Introduction to Business

3

MGMT 1125Business Ethics

3

MKTG 1100Principles of Marketing

3

MKTG 1130Business Regulations and Compliance

3

MKTG 1160Professional Selling

3

MKTG 1162Customer Contact Skills

4