Accounting Transfer A.S.

Program Description

Curriculum

This course of study is designed for students who wish to transfer to a four-year institution to earn a bachelor's degree in Accounting or a related field. The student is expected to earn at least 15 credits of the business and accounting credits at NCC.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all requirements, graduates of both the degree and certificate programs will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate mastery of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and their manual and computerized spreadsheet applications through all phases of the accounting cycle;
  2. Complete the Accounting cycle from original entries to closing entries;
  3. Complete relatively complex Accounting problems and be familiar with current Financial Accounting Standards and Practices;
  4. Prepare financial statements for Corporations in compliance with current Accounting Standards and Practices;
  5. Explain how budgeting, activity-based costing and strategic cost management foster the effective use of resources and help an organization accomplish its goals;
  6. Demonstrate computer competencies including the use of spreadsheet applications and Accounting software; and
  7. Demonstrate an understanding of the interrelationships between

    Accounting and other areas within a business environment and work with other departments to achieve the overall goals.
 Requirements (62 Credits)
 Major Requirements (27 Credits)
 ACC 113 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 credits
 ACC 117 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 credits
 ACC 271 Intermediate Accounting I 3 credits
 ACC 272 Intermediate Accounting II 3 credits
 ACC 290 Cooperative Education Work Experience 3 credits (Optional)
 BBG 231 Business Law I 3 credits
 BBG 232 Business Law II 3 credits
 ECN 101 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 credits
 ECN 102 Principles of Microeconomics 3 credits
 BBG ELE  Business Elective 3 credits 3 credits*
 College Core Requirements (35 Credits)
 ENG 101 Composition 3 credits
 ENG 102 Literature and Composition 3 credits
 COM 173 Public Speaking 3 credits
 BBG 114 Business Application Software 4 credits
 MAT 172 College Algebra 3 credits
 MAT 201 Statistics 3 credits
 HIS 101 Western Civilization I 3 credits  OR HIS 121 World Civilization I   3 credits
 HIS 102 Western Civilization II 3 credits  OR HIS 122 World Civilization II   3 credits
 IDS 210 Humanities: The Creative Voice 3 credits  OR IDS 230 Liberal Arts / Humanities: Great Books  3 credits
 ENG 200 Advanced Composition 3 credits  OR BBG 210 Business Communication 3 credits
 SCI ELE Science Elective 3-4 credits (with lab) 4 credits
 Recommended Sequence of Study
 Semester 1
 ACC 113 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 credits
 BBG 231 Business Law I 3 credits
 ENG 101 Composition 3 credits
 HIS 101 Western Civilization I 3 credits  OR HIS 121 World Civilization I  3 credits
 BBG ELE  Business Elective 3 credits 3 credits*
 Semester 2
 ACC 117 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3 credits
 BBG 114 Business Application Software 4 credits
 BBG 232 Business Law II 3 credits
 ENG 102 Literature and Composition 3 credits
 ACC 271 Intermediate Accounting I 3 credits
 Semester 3
 ACC 272 Intermediate Accounting II 3 credits
 ECN 101 Principles of Macroeconomics 3 credits
 MAT 172 College Algebra 3 credits
 COM 173 Public Speaking 3 credits
 SCI ELE Science Elective 3-4 credits (with lab) 4 credits
 Semester 4
 ECN 102 Principles of Microeconomics 3 credits
 MAT 201 Statistics 3 credits
 HIS 102 Western Civilization II 3 credits  OR HIS 122 World Civilization II  3 credits
 IDS 210 Humanities: The Creative Voice 3 credits  OR IDS 230 Liberal Arts / Humanities: Great Books  3 credits 
 BBG 210 Business Communication 3 credits  OR ENG 200 Advanced Composition  3 credits
 ACC 290 Cooperative Education Work Experience 3 credits (Optional)
 Note:

* Any ACC, BBG, BES, BFN, BMG, BMK or  ACC 290 Cooperative Education Work Experience.

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