Associate of Arts Degree in Accounting


Programme Description

The Associate of Arts degree in Accounting provides a solid foundation required for those students whose long-term career goal is in the accounting field.  Additionally, it facilitates the pursuit of further studies and enables graduates to obtain entry-level jobs.

Programme Objectives

This programme is designed to help students:

  • Develop their abilities so they can apply accounting principles in real life situations.
  • Acquire knowledge in fields related to accounting, such as Business Law and Economics.
  • Demonstrate good communication skills in a variety of academic and professional situations.
  • Acquire knowledge and skills necessary to pursue higher level qualifications.

Programme Outline

YEAR I SEMESTER I
SDSM 100 Student Development Seminar
ENGL 112 College English I
MATH 127 Integrated Algebra I
ACCT 100 Principles of Accounting
COMP 102 Principles of Computing
BUSS 111 Introduction to Business
YEAR I SEMESTER II
ENGL 113 College English II
MATH 128 Integrated Algebra II
ACCT 111 Financial Accounting
LAWS 225 Business Law
ELECTIVE 100 Level Natural Sciences
ELECTIVE 100 Level Religious Studies
YEAR II SEMESTER I
COMM 210 Communication Skills
ACCT 216 Management Accounting
ACCT 200 Computerized Accounting
MATH 169 Statistics
ECON 200 Elements of Microeconomics
ELECTIVE 100 Level Social & Behavioral Science
YEAR II SEMESTER II
ACCT 210 Intermediate Accounting
ACCT 231 Cost Accounting
MGNT 215 Entrepreneurship
MGNT 203 Business Organization & Management
ECON 210 Elements of Macroeconomics
ELECTIVE 100 Level Foreign Language