Accounting

Diploma Program
AC12

Program Description
The accounting diploma program prepares students to begin successful careers in the accounting profession. The program includes accounting and related business courses and diploma-level general education courses. It features both manual and computerized accounting systems. Students receive comprehensive training in preparation for a variety of employment situations. (Program Length: 4 Semesters)

Employment Opportunities
Accounting assistant, accounting clerk, audit clerk, bookkeeper

Gainful Employment


COURSE TITLE NUMBER CREDITS
Essential General Education Core Courses  
8
Fundamentals of English I

ENGL 1010

3

Foundations of Mathematics

MATH 1012

3

Choose ONE of the Following    
Interpersonal Relations & Professional Development

EMPL 1000

2

Basic Psychology

PSYC 1010

3

Essential Technical Courses  
33
First Year Experience

FYES 1000

2

Financial Accounting I

ACCT 1100

4

Document Production

BUSN 1440

4

Financial Accounting II

ACCT 1105

4

Computerized Accounting

ACCT 1115

3

Spreadsheet Applications

ACCT 1120

4

Individual Tax Accounting

ACCT 1125

3

Payroll Accounting

ACCT 1130

3

Managerial Accounting

ACCT 1110

3

Business Tax Accounting

ACCT 2120

3

  Total Hours
41

Note: Some courses may have additional prerequisites not listed in the curriculum. Please refer to individual course descriptions for further information.

**Suggested First Semester classes: ENGL 1010, FYES 1000, ACCT 1100, and ACCT 1125