ACC - Accounting

All courses are alphabetized by course code. All courses are to be pursued in a normal sequence with prerequisite courses taken as indicated. Provided for each course is the following information: course number and title; number of class, laboratory, clinical/shop/work experience (if any), and credit hours; and the semester in which the course is offered - FA (Fall), SP (Spring), and SU (Summer).

ACC-120 Prin of Financial Accounting (3 2 0 4)

This course introduces business decision-making using accounting information systems. Emphasis is placed on analyzing, summarizing, reporting, and interpreting financial information. Upon completion, students should be able to prepare financial statements, understand the role of financial information in decision-making and address ethical considerations. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement. This course has been approved for transfer under the ICAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement.  (FA and SP). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.

ACC-121 Prin of Managerial Accounting (3 2 0 4)

This course includes a greater emphasis on managerial and cost accounting skills. Emphasis is placed on managerial accounting concepts for externam and internal analysis, reporting and decision-making. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze and interpret transactions relating to managerial concepts including product-costing systems. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement. This course has been approved for transfer under the ICAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement. State prerequisite: Take ACC-120. (FA and SP). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.

ACC-129 Individual Income Taxes (2 2 0 3)

This course introduces the relevant laws governing individual income taxation. Topics include tax law, electronic research and methodologies, and the use of technology for preparation of individual income tax returns. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze basic tax scenarios, research applicable tax law, and complete various individual tax forms. (SP). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.

ACC-130 Business Income Taxes (2 2 0 3)

This course introduces the relevant laws governing business and fiduciary income taxes. Topics include tax law relating to business organizations, electronic research and methodologies, and the use of technology for the preparation of business tax returns. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze basic tax scenarios, research applicable tax law, and complete various business tax forms. (FA). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.

ACC-140 Payroll Accounting (1 2 0 2)

This course covers federal and state laws pertaining to wages, payroll taxes, payroll tax forms, and journal and general ledger transactions. Emphasis is placed on computing wages; calculating social security, income, and unemployment taxes; preparing appropriate payroll tax forms; and journalizing/posting transactions. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze data, make appropriate computations, complete forms, and prepare accounting entries using appropriate technology. State prerequisites: Take one: ACC-115 or ACC-120. (SU). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.

ACC-150 Accounting Software Appl (1 2 0 2)

This course introduces microcomputer applications related to accounting systems. Topics include general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory, payroll, and correcting, adjusting, and closing entries. Upon completion, students should be able to use a computer accounting package to solve accounting problems. State prerequisites: Take one: ACC-115 or ACC-120. (SU). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.

ACC-220 Intermediate Accounting I (3 2 0 4)

This course is a continuation of the study of accounting principles with in-depth coverage of theoretical concepts and financial statements. Topics include generally accepted accounting principles and an extensive analysis of balance sheet components. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in the conceptual framework underlying financial accounting, including the application of financial standards. State prerequisite: Take ACC-120. (FA). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.

ACC-221 Intermediate Acct II (3 2 0 4)

This course is a continuation of ACC 220. Emphasis is placed on special problems which may include leases, bonds, investments, ratio analyses, present value applications, accounting changes, and corrections. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the principles involved and display an analytical problem-solving ability for the topics covered. State prerequisite: Take ACC-220. (SP). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.

ACC-227 Practices in Accounting (3 0 0 3)

This course provides an advanced in-depth study of selected topics in accounting using case studies and individual and group problem solving. Topics include cash flow, financial statement analysis, individual and group problem solving, practical approaches to dealing with clients, ethics, and critical thinking. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competent analytical skills and effective communication of their analysis in written and/or oral presentations. State prerequisite: Take ACC-220. (SP). National ID (CIP) 52.0301 Accounting.