Accounting Technology

2210: A.S. Degree in Accounting Technology (64 Credit Hours)

CIP: 52.0302
FL CIP: 1552030200
SOC: 43-3031
Entry Wage: $10.51/hour

The Accounting Technology program prepares individuals for employment as accounting paraprofessionals in professional accounting occupations that require analysis, theory and design of accounting procedures and applications. The program content provides training in the principles, procedures and theories of organizing, maintaining and evaluating business and financial transactions and the preparation of accompanying financial records and reports for internal and external use.

Although scheduling may not always provide for the following progression of courses, students should use the foundation, intermediate and specialization course sequence as a guide for program planning.

Schedule of Courses Offered

Program Core Courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

OST 2335 or
ENC 1102

Business Communications or
Freshman Composition II

3

CGS 1100

Microcomputer Applications

3

ACG 2021

Financial Accounting

3

GEB 1011

Introduction to Business

3

ACG 2071

Managerial Accounting

3

ECO 2013

Principles of Economics — Macro

3

Intermediate Courses

BUL 2241

Business Law I

3

MAN 2021

Principles of Management

3

ECO 2023

Principles of Economics — Micro

3

CGS 2103

Spreadsheet Applications

3

MAN 1949

Co-op Work Experience2

3

Program Electives

Business Elective1

3

 

Accounting Electives (choose 13 credits from the following:)

ACG 2450

Integrated Accounting

3

ACG2021L

Financial Accounting Lab

1

ACO 1807

Payroll Accounting

3

TAX 2000

Individual Income Tax

3

TAX 2010

Corporate Income Tax

3

ACG 2100

Intermediate Accounting

3


General Education Courses

ENC 1101

Freshman Composition Skills I

3

 

 

 

One of the following:

MAC 1105

College Algebra

3

MAC 2311

Calculus I with Analytical Geometry

5

MGF 1106

Liberal Arts Mathematics

3

MGF 1107

Mathematical Explorations

3

STA 2023

Elementary Statistics

3

STA 2023H

Honors Elementary Statistics

3

 

 

 

One of the following:

ARH 1000

Art Appreciation

3

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities

3

LIT 1000

Introduction to Literature

3

MUL 1010

Music Appreciation

3

PHI 2010

Introduction to Philosophy

3

THE 1000

Introduction to the Theatre

3

 

 

 

One of the following:

AMH 2020

United States History Since 1877

3

ANT 2000

Introduction to Anthropology

3

ECO 2013

Principles of Economics – Macro

3

POS 2041

American National Government

3

PSY 2012

General Psychology

3

PSY 2012H

Honors General Psychology

3

SYG 2000

Introductory Sociology

3

 

 

 

One of the following:

AST 1002

Descriptive Astronomy

3

BSC 1005

Introduction to Biology

3

BSC 2010

Integrated Principles of Biology I

3

BSC 2085

Human Anatomy and Physiology I

3

CHM 1020

Chemistry in Society

3

CHM 2045

General Chemistry I

3

ESC 1000

Earth Science

3

EVR 1001

Introduction to Environmental Science

3

PHY 1020

Elementary Physics for Nonscience Majors

3

PHY 1053C

General Physics I with Lab

3

PHY 2048C

General Physics with Calculus I with Lab

3

 

Total Credit Hours

64

1Recommended Business Electives: FIN 2100 Personal Finance, GEB 2350 International Business, MNA 2141 Basic Leadership/Supervisory Skills, OST 1100 Introduction to Word, SBM 2000 Small Business Management, SPC 2608 Effective Speaking.

2Co-op Prerequisites: ACG 2021 Financial Accounting, ACG 2071 Managerial Accounting.

ACG2021L labs are intended for all Accounting Technology A.S. degree students as well as for all Business Administration A.A. degree students. ACG2021L labs serve as an elective for students who follow a program of study based on a CF catalog prior to the 2010–2011 academic year.


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