ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS

The Associate of Applied Science in Accounting prepares students for variety of accounting careers opportunities in the private, government, and not-for-profit organizations. The program provides a solid academic foundation in accounting principles, business problem solving, and business communications skills.

Program Outcomes

At the end of the program, graduates will be able to:

  • Identify the accounting standards principles and be able to prepare basic financial statements.
  • Identify business organization concepts and theories and be able to write a basic Business Plan.
  • Describe the basic concepts of economic theories and market structures in order to describe their implications related to government, business, and individuals.
  • Define the fundamental tax laws and principles and be able to prepare individual tax returns.
  • Demonstrate an effective written and oral business communication within a professional setting.