Program Description: The Accounting Associate Degree program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for a variety of accounting careers 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 Associate of Applied Science Degree in Accounting.
Student Learning Outcomes:
- 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in calculating costs, depreciation, and disposal of plant assets by earning 70% or greater on the Plant Asset Project.
- 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in producing an adjusted and in-balance set of books utilizing computerized accounting software by earning 70% or greater on the Computerized Accounting Project..
- 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in processing and recording payroll transactions utilizing a simulated computerized payroll accounting system by earning 70% or greater on the Payroll Project.
- 80% of students will demonstrate proficiency in producing a master budget and a flexible budget report by earning 70% or greater on the Financial Performance Evaluation Project.
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, Associate of Applied Science.
Credits Required for Graduation: 67 Minimum semester hour credits required for graduation
1: General Core Courses
|Area I: Language Arts/Communication||3|
|ENGL 1101 Composition and Rhetoric||3|
|Area II: Social/Behavioral Sciences||3|
|Area III: Natural Sciences/Mathematics (One Mathematics Course)||3|
|Area IV: Humanities/Fine Arts||3|
|And one additional course from Area I, II, III, or IV (3 Hours)(as approved by program advisor)||3|
2: Institutional Credit
|COLL 1500 Student Success||3|
3: Occupational Courses
|COMP 1000 Intro to Computer Literacy||3|
|ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I||4|
|ACCT 1105 Financial Accounting II||4|
|ACCT 1115 Computerized Accounting||3|
|ACCT 1120 Spreadsheet Applications||4|
|ACCT 1125 Individual Tax Accounting||3|
|ACCT 1130 Payroll Accounting||3|
|ACCT 2000 Managerial Accounting||3|
|BUSN 1440 Document Production||4|
|ACCT Elec ACCT Elec||9|
|Elec Open Elective Open||3|
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The information in this College Catalog and Student Handbook accurately reflects current policies and procedures at the time of publication. Students are admitted to the College under and are subject to the provisions of the SRTC Catalog and Student Handbooks for the term they initially enroll. Students in all programs are admitted under and are subject to the provisions of the College Catalog and Student Handbook and applicable addendums for the term they are admitted to the program at Southern Regional Technical College. If for any reason, a break in enrollment occurs, students must reapply and satisfy the College Catalog and Student Handbook requirements for the term of their re-entry to any program. The provisions of this catalog are not to be regarded as an irrevocable contract between Southern Regional Technical College and the student. The College reserves the right to change any provision or requirement at any time.
Southern Regional Technical College. (2017). 2017-2018 College Catalog and Student Handbook
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