Accounting

Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)

Sample Schedule

The schedule below shows how the requirements for this degree may be met in four semesters. For some students, fulfilling degree requirements may take more than four semesters to complete. When planning your schedule, you should consult with your advisor.

First Semester (14 Credit Hours)

  • ACC 101 Principles of Financial Accounting (4)
  • BUS 120 Introduction to Business (3)
  • CSC 134 Core Word, CSC 135 Core Excel, and CSC 136 PowerPoint or BUS/CSC 212 MS Excel for Business Applications (3)
  • ENG 101 Composition I (3)
  • Health/Physical Education (HPE) Elective (1)

Second Semester (16-17 Credit Hours)

  • ACC 102 Principles of Managerial Accounting (4)
  • ENG 102 Introduction to Reading Literature (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Basic Communication: Oral (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics (MAT 121 Introductory Statistics I or MAT 200 Statistics recommended) (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course from one of the following categories: (3-4)
    • Natural Sciences
    • World (Foreign) Language
    • The Arts
    • American History
    • Western Civilization
    • Other World Civilizations

Third Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • ACC 201 Intermediate Accounting I (4)
  • ACC 210 Computer Applications in Accounting (3)
  • BUS 123 Business Communications (3)
  • BUS 222 Marketing (3)
  • ECO 210 Principles of Macroeconomics (3)

Fourth Semester (17 Credit Hours)

  • ACC 207 Income Tax Accounting (3)
  • ACC 212 Accounting for Government and Not-For-Profit Agencies (4)
  • BUS 227 Business Law (3)
  • BUS 250 Business Internship (3)
  • ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics (3)
  • Health/Physical Education (HPE) Elective (1)

Accounting Degree with Internship

The Business Department's Internship Program will enable you to supplement your academic status and increase career awareness through a semester of full-time work experience. This work experience will be available during the 15-week Spring Semester and for a 12-week session in the Summer. If you are interested in participating in this program, consult with your advisor.