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ACCOUNTING / A.S. DEGREE

Ammerman - Eastern - Grant
Hegis Code: 5002

Program Learning OutcomesCurriculum Code: ACCT-AS
 

     This two-year program, leading to the Associate in Science degree, is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college for continued study toward the baccalaureate degree in accounting and who ultimately wish to prepare for the New York State Certified Public Accountant examination. Courses in this curriculum have been carefully selected to ensure that they will be accepted for transfer credit in most upper-division collegiate programs.

Admission Procedures and Requirements

   Entering students must have an 80 high school average which includes successful completion of high school mathematics sequence through Algebra 2/Trig or equivalent. Continuing college students without high school math need to have completed MAT111. Applications are processed on a rolling basis for fall and spring semesters. Most students with minimum admission criteria will be admitted into the program.

Note that students who do not meet the admission criteria may be admitted on a provisional basis.


SUGGESTED FIRST-YEAR PROGRAM: 36.5-38.5 credits Credits
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum ACC101: Principles of Accounting I
and ACC102: Principles of Accounting II
8
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum BUS101: Introduction to Business 3
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum BUS112: Computing for Business 4
  or Computer Science (CST) Elective  
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum BUS115: College/Workplace Skills Seminar 1.5
  ECO111: Macroeconomics: The National Economy
and ECO112: Microeconomics: Prices and Markets
6
ENG101: Standard Freshman Composition
and ENG102: Introduction to Literature
6
* Mathematics Elective (2 courses) 6-8
Physical Education 2
       
SUGGESTED SECOND-YEAR PROGRAM: 33-34 credits Credits
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum, see information below ACC201: Intermediate Accounting I
and ACC202: Intermediate Accounting II
8
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum Accounting Elective 3-4
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum Business Elective 3
** History Elective 3
Humanities Elective (2 courses) 6
Laboratory Science Elective 4
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum LAW111: Business Law I
and LAW212: Business Law II
6
       
TOTAL CREDITS REQUIRED 69.5-72.5

*Mathematics courses must be chosen from MAT103 and beyond, with the exception of MAT111. MAT121 and MAT131 are recommended.
** To be selected from HIS101, HIS102, HIS103, HIS104, HIS107, HIS118, HIS119, HIS120.
 Courses that constitute the major in this curriculum These courses constitute the major courses in this curriculum.
 NOTE: 1) Students planning to transfer to SUNY four-year institution should check the SUNY core General Education Requirements in the college catalog for information on selection of elective courses.
2) See Transfer Opportunities for articulation agreements with four-year colleges and universities.

REQUIRED CREDIT DISTRIBUTION
Accounting and Business 32.5-37.5 credits
Computer Science 0-4 credits
Humanities 12 credits
Social Science 9 credits
Mathematics 6-8 credits
Laboratory Science 4 credits
Physical Education 2 credits