2014-2015 Catalog

Accounting AS Degree

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

ENGL 1010ENGLISH COMPOSITION I

3

ECON 1010MACROECONOMICS

3

BADM 1000INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS

3

MATH 1400COLLEGE ALGEBRA

4

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

COMPUTER COURSE

3

Total Credit Hours:17
MATH 1400 or higher

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

ENGL 1020ENGLISH COMPOSITION II

3

OR

ENGL 1111ADVANCED COMPOSITION

3

OR

ENGL 2010TECHNICAL WRITING

3

ECON 1020MICROECONOMICS

3

COMM 1010PUBLIC SPEAKING

3

OR

APPLIED ARTS ELECTIVE

3

BUSINESS ELECTIVE

3

LABORATORY SCIENCE

4

HEALTH & HUMAN ACTIVITY

1

Total Credit Hours:17

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

ACCT 2010PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING I

4

BUSINESS ELECTIVE

6

US GOVERNMENT

3

MATH OR LAB SCIENCE

3-4

Total Credit Hours:16-17

 

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

ACCT 2020PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING II

4

ACCT 2210ACCOUNTING INFORMATION SYSTEMS

3

BUSINESS ELECTIVE

6

MATH OR LAB SCIENCE

3-4

BADM 2800BUSINESS PORTFOLIO/ CAPSTONE

2

OR

ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENT

0-1

Total Credit Hours:16-19

 

Total Credit Hours: 66-70

Notes:

  • Students must complete all of the courses listed above with a “C or better” in order to receive the A.S. Degree in Accounting
  • Precalculus Algebra (MATH 1400) is the minimum level math course required for A.S. Degree in Accounting. Other recommended MATH courses include MATH 2200, MATH 2350, STAT 2010 or STAT 2050.
  • Business electives may be selected from any of the catalog listed business courses with the following prefixes: ACCT (not used for major), BADM, BUSN, CMAP 1905, ECON, FIN, MGT, or MKT.
  • Students should research the institution where they plan to obtain their bachelor’s degree to determine business course requirements and should choose from Western courses accordingly.