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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting Technology, AS

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The Associate in Science (AS) in Accounting Technology program prepares students for employment and/or promotion in occupations where a general knowledge of accounting, bookkeeping, tax preparation, and general business are required. It also prepares students for entry into a variety of baccalaureate degree programs in related disciplines such as accounting, business administration, management, and finance.  The content includes but is not limited to the principles, procedures, and theories of organizing, maintaining and auditing business and financial transactions and the preparation of accompanying financial records and reports for internal and external uses.

Program Structure

This program is a planned sequence of instruction consisting of 60 credit hours in the following areas: 15 credit hours of General Education Requirements, 42 credit hours of Accounting Technology Core Requirements and 3 credits Accounting Technology Elective Requirements  The Accounting Technology Management CCC can be earned before the student has earned the AS Accounting Technology degree.

Course Prerequisites

Many courses require prerequisites. Check the description of each course in the list below to check for prerequisites, minimum grade requirements, and other restrictions related to the course. Students must complete all prerequisites for a course prior to registering for it.


Students must fulfill all requirements of their program major in order to be eligible for graduation. Students must indicate their intention to attend commencement ceremony, by completing the Commencement Form by the published deadline.

General Education Requirements: 18 Credit Hours

Accounting Technology, AS Degree Elective Requirements: 3 Credit Hours

Any 1000 or 2000 level course in Accounting, Business, Management, Hospitality, Customer Service, Computer Technology, Finance, or Marketing with the following course prefixes: ACG, BUL, CGS, CIS, CNT, COP, CTS, ENT, FIN, GEB, HFT, ISM, MAN, MA MNA, MTB, QMB, RMI, SBM, SLS, TAX - 3 credits 

Total Degree Requirements: 60 Credit Hours

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