Accounting

Accounting Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 64
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2017–2018 Suggested Sequence of Study

The Accounting 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 $674.00
ACC131 Principles of Accounting I 4 $674.00
ACC265 Income Tax Accounting 4 $674.00
BCA134 Word Processing 3 $505.50
BUS108 Business College Experience 1 $168.50
MAT772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $505.50
MAT110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $505.50
Math Electives 3

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Total Credits 15
Semester 2
ACC116 Introduction to Accounting II -OR- 4 $674.00
ACC132 Principles of Accounting II 4 $674.00
ACC160 Payroll Accounting 2 $337.00
ACC310 Computer Accounting 2 $337.00
ACC803 Accounting Simulations 1 $168.50
ADM131 Office Calculators 1 $168.50
CSC110 Introduction to Computers -OR- 3 $505.50
BCA205 Database/Spreadsheets 3 $505.50
ENG105 Composition I -OR- 3 $505.50
COM781 Written Communication in the Workplace 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 16
Semester 3
ACC222 Cost Accounting 4 $674.00
ACC231 Intermediate Accounting I 4 $674.00
BUS102 Introduction to Business -OR- 3 $505.50
BUS180 Business Ethics -OR- 3 $505.50
BUS183 Business Law -OR- 3 $505.50
MGT101 Principles of Management -OR- 3 $505.50
MGT110 Small Business Management 3 $505.50
ECN120 Principles of Macroeconomics -OR- 3 $505.50
ECN130 Principles of Microeconomics -OR- 3 $505.50
ECN110 Introduction to Economics 3 $505.50
SPC101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 17
Semester 4
ACC190 Financial Analysis 2 $337.00
ACC232 Intermediate Accounting II 4 $674.00
ACC360 Accounting Spreadsheets 2 $337.00
BUS102 Introduction to Business -OR- 3 $505.50
BUS180 Business Ethics -OR- 3 $505.50
BUS183 Business Law -OR- 3 $505.50
MGT101 Principles of Management -OR- 3 $505.50
MGT110 Small Business Management 3 $505.50
BUS291 Employment Portfolio and Career Development 2 $337.00
PSY102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 $505.50
PSY111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- 3 $505.50
SOC110 Introduction to Sociology 3 $505.50

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Total Credits 16
Math Electives
MAT122 College Algebra 5 $842.50
MAT128 Precalculus 4 $674.00
MAT134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $505.50
MAT156 Statistics 3 $505.50
MAT210 Calculus I 4 $674.00
MAT216 Calculus II 4 $674.00
MAT219 Calculus III 4 $674.00

Course Cost Calculation:
2016–2017 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
319-296-4021
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Program Advisor

Pat Geer
Black Hawk Hall 212
319-296-2329 ext.1371
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Dean

Cynthia Bottrell, Ph.D.
Grundy Hall 266
319-296-4470
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