Accounting Technician Diploma Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 31
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

The Accounting Technician program requires a mix of general education and hands-on courses. The following list of courses is the suggested sequence of study for a full-time student.

When registering for classes refer to your Program Evaluation/Degree Audit to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

General Education courses
Course has a prerequisite and/or corequisite. See the course description for more details.

Semester 1
ACC115 Introduction to Accounting -OR- 4 $711.00
ACC131 Principles of Accounting I 4 $711.00
ACC265 Income Tax Accounting 4 $711.00
BCA134 Word Processing 3 $533.25
BUS108 Business College Experience 1 $177.75
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $533.25
MAT156 Statistics -OR- 3 $533.25
Math Electives 3

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Total Credits 15
Semester 2
ACC116 Introduction to Accounting II -OR- 4 $711.00
ACC132 Principles of Accounting II 4 $711.00
ACC160 Payroll Accounting 2 $355.50
ACC310 Computer Accounting 2 $355.50
ACC803 Accounting Simulations 1 $177.75
ADM131 Office Calculators 1 $177.75
CSC110 Introduction to Computers -OR- 3 $533.25
BCA205 Database/Spreadsheets 3 $533.25
ENG105 Composition I -OR- 3 $533.25
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $533.25

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Total Credits 16
Math Electives
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $888.75
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $711.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $533.25
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $711.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $711.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $711.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2017–2018 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Program Contacts

Department Secretary

Cindi Clark
Black Hawk Hall 101
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Program Advisor

Pat Geer
Black Hawk Hall 212
319-296-2329 ext.1371
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Cynthia Bottrell, Ph.D.
Grundy Hall 266
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