2019-2020 Catalog

Business and Organizational Management — Accounting Specialization, B.A.S.

B108: Bachelor of Applied Science in Business and Organizational Management – Accounting Specialization

The Accounting specialization provides the opportunity for students to develop skills and knowledge for professional management careers in accounting and finance environments. These include manufacturing, banking, services and non-profit sectors. The program is designed for students who have an A.S. degree in Accounting Technology.

A grade of C or better is required in all technical, program core and program specialization courses, and all courses used to satisfy the Gordon Rule requirement. Students transferring into baccalaureate programs with an A.A. degree or higher do not need to meet our General Education requirements with the exception of college level English and Gordon Rule math. These students must have successfully completed, with a grade of C or better, at least one college level English and one Gordon Rule math course. General Education courses must total 36 credits. The A.A. or higher degree must be from an accredited institution but can be public, private and/or out of state. Additional coursework may be required for students transferring into B.A.S. programs with an A.S. or A.A.S. degree.

This program is eligible for federal and state financial aid. Contact the Financial Aid Office for further information about your individual eligibility.

Requirements

Required Technical Specialization Courses: 21 credit hours

ACG 2021Financial Accounting

3

ACG 2071Managerial Accounting

3

GEB 1011Introduction to Business

3

ECO 2023Principles of Economics - Micro**

3

OST 2335Business Communications**

3

BUL 2241Business Law I

3

MAN 2021Principles of Management

3

Note: Courses in this section will be comprised of Required Technical Specialization courses and/or General Education courses needed to fulfill the requirements of the program. Actual coursework required will vary based on the student's associate-level coursework. Students will work with their advisor to choose the necessary coursework for their program. A total of 21 credit hours is required.

Core and Specialization: 39 credit hours

Program Core Courses

MAN 3303Management and Leadership

3

COM 3120Organizational Communications

3

ACG 3024Financial Statement Analysis for Managers

3

BUL 3130The Legal and Ethical Environment of Business

3

MAN 4940Internship in Business and Organizational Management

3

Program Specialization Courses

MAN 3240Applied Organizational Behavior

3

MAN 4900Capstone in Organizational Management

3

ACG 3041Applied Financial Theory

3

ACG 3131Accounting Theory

3

ACG 3401Accounting Information Systems

3

TAX 4001Federal Income Tax

3

ACG 4341Cost Accounting

3

ACG 4631Auditing

3

Credit Hours from Associate Degree: 60

Total Credit Hours: 120