A.A.S./Accounting

 Business & Management

Intended Program Outcomes:
This two-year program leading to an A.A.S. degree in accounting offers students the opportunity to develop an advanced understanding of accounting principles. Learning experiences in this program are designed to assist the student in realizing the following outcomes:

  • Use of current computer technologies, especially spreadsheet and accounting software, to perform the duties within a business setting
  • Balance and reconcile financial information to ensure accuracy of information
  • Analyze financial data in order to understand it and to use the data to make decisions
  • Use reconciliation processes when working with data to identify and correct errors
  • Prepare professional financial statements and other reporting documents
  • Preparation for licensure process within the state of Oregon to prepare tax returns
  • Ability to effectively seek and respond to accounting-related opportunities for increased responsibilities and professional advancement
  • Understand the various business functions as they contribute to the success of an organization
TERM 1  
BA131 Introduction to Business Computing 4
BA101 Introduction to Business 4
BA111 Basic Accounting 4
BA101 Business Mathematics 4
or MTH095 Intermediate Algebra (or higher)  (5)
TERM 1 Total
16
TERM 2  
BT220 Calculating Machines 3
BA110X Business Computers Applications/MS Excel 3
BA211 Principles of Accounting 4
BA155 Introduction to Fraud Examination 3
BA105 Business Mathematics 4
or MTH095 Intermediate Algebra (or higher) (5) 
TERM 2 Total 17
TERM 3  
BA210 Microcomputer Application/Advanced Excel 3
BA212 Principles of Accounting 4
BA220 Tax Accounting 4
WR121 English Composition 4
TERM 3 Total 15
TERM 4  
BA221 Accounting Problems/Tax 4
BA226 Business Law 4
BA213 Principles of Accounting 4
BT121 Document Processing 3
TERM 4 Total 15
TERM 5  
BA177 Payroll Accounting 4
BA261 Intermediate Accounting 4
BA215 Cost Accounting 4
BA116 Bookkeeping Practice 2
TERM 5 Total 14
TERM 6  
BA268 Introduction to Auditing 3
BA209Q Accounting Applications/QuickBooks 3
BA284 Pre-Employment Seminar 1
BA285 Human Relations in Business 3
COM111 Fundamentals of Speech 4
TERM 6 Total 14
TOTAL CREDITS 91

(Information based on the 2013-14 BMCC Academic Catalog)

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