Oct 23, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog


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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 and all students enrolled through the Anderson or Fort Wayne campuses must complete BUS 2990  - Lower Division Capstone course in place of INT 2990  - Internship. Please refer to the Experiential Learning  section of this catalog for additional information.
  Students are required to complete CD 1000  - Career Development to meet the graduation requirements of the program.
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 blended instructional delivery formats.

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