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

ACG 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

Federal Income Tax I

3

TAX 2010

Federal Income Tax II

3

ACG 2100

Intermediate Accounting

3


General Education Courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

ENC 1101

Freshman Composition Skills I

3

QMB 1001**

College Business Mathematics

3

 

Biological or Physical Science

3

One of the following options: (To satisfy Social Science and Humanities requirements)

ISS 1013

Introduction to the Social Sciences and

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities

 

 

OR

 

WOH 2012

World Civilizations I and either

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities or

 

HUM 1230

Introduction to the Humanities: Since the Renaissance

6

 

OR

 

WOH 2022

World Civilizations II and either

 

HUM 1020

Introduction to the Humanities or

 

HUM 1210

Introduction to the Humanities: To the Renaissance

 

 

Total Credit Hours

64

** MAC 1105 College Algebra is recommended for students planning to enroll in the college's baccalaureate degree programs.

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.


Visit our Business, Technology and Workforce Learning website at http://www.cf.edu/departments/instruction/workforce/.