|Course Title||Course Number||Semester Taken||Credits||Prerequisites|
|General Education Courses|
|College Writing I||ENG111||3||ENG095 and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|College Writing II||ENG112||3||ENG111|
|Individual and Society||MAN112 satisfies Area 2||3||ESL098 and ESL099 or RDG090 and ENG090 or placement|
|World View||From Area 3||3|
|Quantitative Thought||From Area 4||3||MAT097 or placement|
|Science and Technology||From Area 5||4|
|Humanities||From Area 6||3|
|Introduction to Business||BUS101 satisfies learning communities requirement||3||ESL098 and ESL099 or ENG090 and RDG095 or placement|
|Principles of Accounting I||ACC101||3||ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Business Law I||BUS201||3||ENG095 and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Principles of Accounting II||ACC102||3||ACC101|
|Applications/Concepts||CIT110||3||ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Principles of Marketing or Principles of Management||MAN105 or MAN111||3||ESL098 and ESL099 or RDG095 and ENG090 or placement|
|Accounting Information Systems||ACC105||3||ACC101 and ENG095 and ESL098 or RDG095 or placement|
|Intermediate Accounting I||ACC201||3||ACC102|
|Personal Income Tax||ACC203||3||ACC102|
|Cost Accounting I||ACC207||3||ACC102|
|Intermediate Accounting II||ACC202||3||ACC201|
|Volunteer Income Tax Assistance||ACC205||Spring||3||ACC203|
|Managerial Accounting I or Business Internship or Learn and Earn Business Internship||ACC216 or MAN299 or INT299B||3||Prerequisite for ACC216: ACC207; prerequisite for MAN299 and INT299B: Chair approval|
This option trains students in use of the accounting software used in industry by introducing computerized applications early in the sequence of courses. Students interface with the public through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) component of this option as they help interested members of the community prepare their tax returns.
This option qualifies graduates to enter the accounting profession in entry-level positions.
Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:
- Understand all variables that are relevant to preparing individual tax returns at both the state and federal levels.
- Prepare a set of financial statements for a service, merchandising, or manufacturing business that is structured as either a proprietorship, partnership, or corporation.
- Analyze a set of financial statements to determine the strengths or weaknesses of the business.
- Understand the importance of cash flow within a business and account for its use and source in evaluating the effectiveness of managerial decisions.