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  Sep 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Accounting-AAS


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Associate of Applied Science Degree Program - 90 Quarter Credit Hours

Anderson, Columbus-IN, Columbus-OH, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis-Downtown, and Terre Haute Campuses Only. This program is also offered through Distance Education.

This program seeks to provide students with specific preparation for private and public accounting as well as the advanced areas of general accounting affording Students with the opportunity to pursue careers in private business, public accounting and government. The program also seeks to provide foundation for students to begin a career in general accounting, cost accounting, tax accounting, payroll or internal auditing.

Program Objectives


Upon graduation, students will be able to:

  1. Interpret financial results arising from business events.
  2. Understand the relationship between financial statements, payroll, income tax statements and business operations.
  3. Summarize the implications of corporate governance and ethical operating decisions.

60 Credit Hours


24 Credit Hours


6 Credit Hours


Program Specific Notes


Indicates a Core Course. Please see the Core Courses  section of this Catalog for details.
I Students who reside more than 60 miles from a campus offering this program of study must complete the capstone course in place of the Internship. Students enrolled through the Anderson or Fort Wayne campus must complete the capstone course in place of the Internship. Please refer to the Experiential Learning  section of this catalog for additional information.
Program Length: The Accounting-AAS program is 84 weeks in length and 1,059 or 1,131 clock hours.
Program Delivery: The Accounting-AAS program is offered in residential, distance learning, or a combination of both types of instructional delivery formats.

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