Degree offered

Certificate of Achievement in Accounting

Credits required 29


William Berardi

Program contact

Cecil Leonard, Department Chair and Professor of Business Administration, ext. 2415

Program Code: AG

Program information

Transfer credits for any course in the Business Administration Department (ACC, BNK, BUS, LSM, MAN, MAR and RMN) must be approved by the Business Administration Department Chairperson.

Program Goals Statement

This certificate provides updated accounting expertise for people already working in the accounting field. It may also be used by students without an accounting background to develop entry-level career skills. Most of the courses can be transferred to the Business Career degree program.

Program Requirements

Program Courses

ACC 101Principles of Accounting I

4 credits

ACC 102Principles of Accounting II

4 credits

ACC 150Small Business Financial Software

3 credits

ACC 201Intermediate Accounting I

3 credits

ACC 202Intermediate Accounting II

3 credits

BUS 253Corporation Finance

3 credits

ENG 101Composition I: College Writing

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:23

Choose one of the following:

ACC 253Cost Accounting

3 credits

ACC 255Federal Taxation I

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Choose one of the following

ACC 256Federal Taxation II

3 credits

ACC 259Analysis of Financial Statements

3 credits

Total Credit Hours:3

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 1

ACC 101, ACC 150, ENG 101

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 2

ACC 102, BUS 253

Recommended Course Sequence - Fall Semester 3

ACC 201, ACC 253 or ACC 255. Not required but take both ACC 253 and ACC 255

Recommended Course Sequence - Spring Semester 4

ACC 202, ACC 259 or ACC 256. Not required but take both ACC 259 and ACC 256

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