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Associate in Science

Accounting Technology (2201)

Budgets, books, statistics, spreadsheets. Would you be comfortable with any of these terms in your job description? Your career opportunities and potential for advancement in the accounting field multiply greatly with the attainment of this degree. The program prepares you for accounting-related positions in industry, federal, state and local government, and public accounting. Upon completion, you will have a thorough understanding of accounting principles and theory, as well as the ability to apply this knowledge to problem situations in the workplace.

This program is accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).


General Education Courses
ENC 1101 English Composition I (3)
MAC 1105 College Algebra (3)
ECO 2013 Principles of Economics I (3)
*Social and Behavioral Sciences Area A (3)
*Humanities (3)

Credit hours: 15

Professional Courses
GEB 1011 Introduction to Business (3)
CGS 1060 Introductory Computer Concepts (3)
  OR CGS 1570 Microcomputer Applications (3)
ACG 2021 Financial Accounting (4)
OST 2335 Applied Business Communications (3)
ACG 2071 Managerial Accounting (3)
ACG 2100 Intermediate Accounting I (3)
TAX 2000 Individual Taxes (3)
ACG 2110 Intermediate Accounting II (3)
QMB 2100 Business Statistics (3)
***ACG 1943 Internship (3)

Credit hours: 31

Professional Electives
ADV 2000 Advertising (3)
BAN 2501 Money and Banking (3)
BUL 2131 Business Law I - The Legal Environment of Business (3)
BUL 2242 Business Law II (3)
CGS 1580 Introduction to Desktop Publishing (3)
CGS 2512 Spreadsheet Concepts and Practices (3)
CGS 2542 Database Concepts for Microcomputers (3)
CGS 2571 Advanced Microcomputer Applications (3)
ECO 2023 Principles of Economics II (3)
ENC 2210 Technical Report Writing (3)
FIN 2000 Principles of Finance (3)
FIN 2100 Personal Finance (3)
MAN 2021 Principles of Management (3)
MAN 2300 Human Resources Management (3)
MAN 2043 Quality Management (3)
MAN 2590 Materials Management (3)
MAN 2125 Supervision and Performance Improvement (3)
MAR 1011 Principles of Marketing (3)
MKA 1021 Salesmanship (3)
OST 1355 Introduction to Information and Records Management (3)
OST 1384 Introduction to Customer Service (3)
OST 1581 Professional Development in the Work Environment (3)
RMI 1512 Principles of Insurance (INS-21) (3)

Credit hours: 18

Total Credit Hours: 64

*Refer to A.S. degree General Education Requirements.
**All other programs courses should be completed prior to registering for the internship.

This associate in science degree program is intended primarily for students who desire to complete an associate's degree and become employed. Students who decide to pursue university transfer study must meet certain course and test requirements. See your advisor for details.

Estimated cost of tuition is $3,900. Estimated cost of books, materials and fees is $1,800. (tuition rated for Florida residents, as of 7/04)


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