Accounting Technology

Associate of Applied Science Degree

Suggested Plan of Study

Accounting Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree

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Required Courses
Credits
ACTG 101 Accounting Procedures I 3
ACTG 102 Accounting Procedures II 3
ACTG 125 QuickBooks 3
ACTG 180 Payroll Accounting 3
ACTG 201 Principles of Financial Accounting 3
ACTG 205 Computerized Accounting 3
ACTG 211 Income Tax Fundamentals 3
BGEN 105 Introduction to Business 3
BGEN 220 Business Ethics and Social Responsibility 3
BGEN 235 Business Law 3
BFIN 305 Financial Planning 3
CAPP 110 Short Course:  MS Outlook 1
CAPP 120 Introduction to Computers 3
CAPP 154 MS Word 3
CAPP 156 MS Excel 3
COMX 106 Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace 3
COMX 111 Introduction to Public Speaking 3
ECNS 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3
M 108 Business Mathematics 3
M 121 College Algebra
OR
M 143 Finite Mathematics
OR
M 105 Contemporary Mathematics

3*

4*

3*

TASK 115 Keyboard Applications/Ten Key 3
WRIT 122 Introduction to Business Writing 3
Subtotal 61
Restricted Electives chosen in consultation with academic advisor 3
Total minimum credits required for degree 64

 

First Semester
Credits
ACTG 101 3
BGEN 105 3
CAPP 120 3
CAPP 154 3
WRIT 122 3
Second Semester Credits
ACTG 102 3
ACTG 205 3
BGEN 235 3
CAPP 156 3
COMX 106 3
M 105 or 122 or 143 3-4
Third Semester Credits
ACTG 201 3
ACTG 125 3
M 108 3
BGEN 220 3
ECNS 201 3
CAPP 110 1
Fourth Semester Credits
ACTG 180 3
ACTG 211 3
BFIN 305 3
COMX 111 3
Restricted Elective or ACTG 298 3

 

* Students should check with their academic advisor to determine the specific math course that is appropriate for their plan of study.

Students should check course descriptions for required prerequisites. Math and communication requirements are usually determined by performance on placement tests or transfer credits.

 

Suggested Electives:

  • CAPP 153 MS PowerPoint
  • CSCI 181 Web Design & Programming
  • ACTG 298 Internship/Cooperative Education

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NOTE: This is a general program overview. For specific graduation requirements, please refer to the City College at MSU Billings catalog and visit with an academic or faculty advisor.