Program Description: The Accounting Diploma program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for a variety of entry-level accounting positions 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.
Student Learning Outcomes:
• Students will calculate costs, depreciation, and disposal of plant assets.
• Students will produce an adjusted and in-balance set of books utilizing computerized accounting software.
• Students will process and record payroll transactions utilizing a simulated computerized payroll accounting system.
Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Veterans Parkway, Thomasville, Tifton
Length of Program: Three (3) Semesters
Cost of Program: Cost sheet.
Gainful Employment: Datasheet
Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.
Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.
Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.
Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.
Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.
Program Final Exit Point: Accounting, Diploma.
Credits Required for Graduation: 45 Minimum semester hour credits required for graduation
Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree program.
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|1. Basic Skills Courses (8-9 hours)|
|ENGL||1010||Fundamentals of English I||3|
|And one of the following (2-3 hours)|
|EMPL||1000||Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development||2|
|And one of the following (3 hours)|
|MATH||1012||Foundations of Mathematics||3|
|MATH||1015||Geometry and Trigonometry||(3)|
|2. Institutional Credit (3 hours)|
|3. Occupational Courses (34 hours)|
|COMP||1000||Introduction to Computers||3|
|ACCT||1100||Financial Accounting I||4|
|ACCT||1105||Financial Accounting II||4|
|ACCT||1125||Individual Tax Accounting||3|
|ELEC||OPEN||Any TCSG Approved Elective||3|