Oct 16, 2021  
Student Catalog 2020-2021 (Archived) 
Student Catalog 2020-2021 (Archived) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting Technology

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[Rebecca Elliott, Crystal White]

(Associate of Applied Science)

The Accounting Technology program is a technical program designed to prepare students for entry-level accounting positions in accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and inventory management while also developing the skills necessary for future advancement.  This curriculum integrates accounting and computer operation with training in payroll accounting, income tax accounting, computerized accounting, and Microsoft® .Office applications. Upon successful completion, students should be prepared for accounting positions in business and industry, governmental agencies, and public accounting firms.  Successful completion of the first year (30 hours) leads to the Accounting Technology Certificate.  Students successfully completing the full 62 hours will be awarded an Associates of Applied Science degree.

Freshman Year

Total Hours: 15

Second Semester

Total Hours: 15

Sophomore Year


** Total hours required for completion of this program may be reduced through articulation agreements with local high schools/vocational centers. Local demands for note taking skills may be implemented through Continuing Education, Adult Education, Industry Services, etc.


The BOT elective for this program should be selected from BOT 2423 Income Tax Accounting or BOT 2623 Principles of Business Finance

This program of study requires a total of 60 semester hours.

CIP: 520302

Program of study code:  6302

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