Associate of Applied Science in Business Technology in Accounting

The Business technology program prepares students for positions in business and industry. This track provides exposure to a broad range of business theory and skills with an emphasis on Accounting. To pursue a general business track, see the Associate of General Studies.

Program Outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate ability to gather relevant information from multiple sources and evaluate data from various sources and disciplines within business studies.
  2. Apply basic ethical strategies for effectively managing and operating a business.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to work in teams.
  4. Application of verbal and presentation skills using appropriate technology while demonstrating the ability to properly use business terminology.

General Education Requirements

COURSE RUBRIC DESCRIPTION CREDIT
ENGL 1010 English Composition I (Must make a grade of 'C' or better.) 3
ENGL 1020 English Composition II 3
MATH 1300 College Algebra 3
SPCH 1100 Fundamentals of Effective Speaking 3
Humanities See the General Education Courses page of the Catalog for eligible Humanities courses 3

ECON 2000

Microeconomics (this fulfills the Social Science Requirement) 3
Natural Science See the General Education Courses page of the Catalog for eligible Natural Sciences courses 3
Subtotal 21

Major Courses

Must earn a grade of “C” or better in each. At least 21 credit hours must be earned in residence.

COURSE RUBRIC DESCRIPTION CREDIT
ACCT 1500 Payroll Accounting 3
ACCT 2100 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 2150 Managerial Accounting 3
ACCT 2400 Principles of Financial Accounting 3
Accounting Electives Select two courses from the following: ACCT 2180, ACCT 2200, or ACCT 2330 6
BUSN 1100 Introduction to Business 3
BUSN 2100 Management 3
BUSN 2190 Legal Environment of Business 3
BUSN 2400 Business Communication 3
BUSN 1150 Survey of Microcomputer Applications 3
BUSN 1610 Spreadsheets 3
ECON 2020 Macroeconomics 3

Subtotal

39
TOTAL HOURS 60