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Accounting Technician Diploma Option Courses

Award: Diploma (Diploma)
Required number of credits: 32
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2020–2021 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses are subject to change.

Semester 1
ACC-115 Introduction to Accounting -OR- 4
ACC-131 Principles of Accounting I O E 4
BCA-134 Word Processing 3
BUS-102 Introduction to Business -OR- O E 3
BUS-180 Business Ethics -OR- O E 3
BUS-183 Business Law -OR- O E 3
MGT-101 Principles of Management -OR- O E 3
MGT-110 Small Business Management 3
BUS-108 Business College Experience 1
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- O E 3
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4
Math Elective 3
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication O E 3
Total Credits 17

Semester 2
ACC-116 Introduction to Accounting II -OR- 4
ACC-132 Principles of Accounting II O E 4
ACC-160 Payroll Accounting 2
ACC-310 Computer Accounting 2
ACC-803 Accounting Simulations 1
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers -OR- O E 3
BCA-205 Database/Spreadsheets 3
ENG-105 Composition I -OR- O E 3
COM-781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3
Total Credits 15

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus 4
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3
MAT-156 Statistics O E 3
MAT-210 Calculus I 4
MAT-216 Calculus II 4
MAT-219 Calculus III 4

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