Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Adviser Name:_______________________ Catalog: 2017-2018 Catalog Program: Accounting Applications [3001] Minimum Credits Required:__________________

Accounting Applications [3001]


(27 Credit Hours)

Program Director

Dr. Amy Santos
941-752-5281, Bradenton
941-408-1300, ext. 65281, Venice

This certificate is designed to prepare students for entry level employment in the field of accounting in a business environment. The coursework will apply to the A.S. Accounting Technology degree [2005].

Program Goals

After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform the following:

  • Prepare and use financial information about business organizations to support decision making.
  • Manage business information using appropriate software.
  • Demonstrate effective business communication skills.
  • Evaluate business and financial information to support internal decision making.
  • Prepare governmental tax forms, including income, payroll, and sales taxes.
  • Consider the implications of professional values, ethics, and attitudes in business

Program Requirements

Course NameCredit HoursTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
CGS 1000 - Computer Information Systems (3 Credit Hours)
GEB 1011 - Introduction to Business (3 Credit Hours)
QMB 1001 - Business Mathematics (3 Credit Hours)
APA 1111 - Introduction to Accounting (3 Credit Hours)
ACG 2021 - Principles of Financial Accounting (3 Credit Hours)
ACG 2071 - Principles of Managerial Accounting (3 Credit Hours)
GEB 2210 - Business Presentations and Communications (3 Credit Hours)
APA 2141 - Computers for Accounting Applications (3 Credit Hours)
ACG 2949 - Internship in Accounting (1 to 3 variable Credit Hours)

Total Credit Hours: 27


It is recommended that job-seeking students also complete SLS 1350 - Job Marketing Skills (1 credit).

Credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress.

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