Accounting - AAS

PROGRAM INFORMATION: The A.A.S. in Accounting Program at Navarro College is designed to help prepare students for entry level accounting positions in accounting firms, industry or government. The program can provide a solid foundation in accounting principles and students will be able to demonstrate accounting and technology competency through hands-on application. Upon successful completion of this program, students will have a strong accounting foundation for entrance into the accounting field. Students will also have the opportunity to pursue certification(s) and/or expand their educational experience.

Freshman Year

Fall

COSC 1301Introduction to Computing

3

MATH 1324Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences

3

ACNT 1303Introduction to Accounting I

3

POFT 1301Business English

3

BUSI 1301Business Principles

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Spring

ACNT 1329Payroll & Business Tax Account

3

ACNT 1304Introduction to Accounting II

3

ACNT 1311Introduction to Computerized Accounting

3

POFT 2312Business Correspondence & Communications

3

ENGL 1301Composition I

3

Total Credit Hours:15

ACNT 1329, ACNT 1304, ACNT 1311, POFT 2312: Prerequisite required – See course catalog inventory for more information.

Sophomore Year

Fall

ACNT 1331Federal Income Tax: Individual

3

ACCT 2301Principles of Financial Accounting

3

ACNT 1305Forensic Accounting

3

ACNT 2332Accounting Information Systems

3

ACNT 2302Accounting Capstone

3

OR

ACNT 1368Practicum-Accounting/Technology/Tech

3

Total Credit Hours:15

ACNT 1305, ACT 2332: Prerequisite required – See course catalog inventory for more information.

ACNT 2301, ACNT 2302, ACNT 1368: Prerequisite: Meet TSI College-readiness standard for Mathematics: or equivalent.

Spring

Approved Language / Philosophy / Culture

3

ACCT 2302Principles of Managerial Accounting

3

Approved Creative Arts

3

ECON 2301Principles - Economics Macro

3

OR

ECON 2302Principles Economics Micro

3

SPCH 1321Business & Professional Communication

3

OR

SPCH 1315Public Speaking

3

Total Credit Hours:15

ACCT 2302: Prerequisite required – See course catalog inventory for more information

Total Credit Hours: 60

Recommended co-requisite: Math 1324-Mathematics for Business and Social Sciences.

***Practicum or Accounting Capstone must be taken in the sequence provided in the degree plan and requires 336 hrs. (Approximately 21 hrs/wk during a 16 week semester) of workplace training. The practicum may or may not be paid, and the student is responsible for locating their own internship under the guidance of the Accounting Department Chair before the semester begins. The Accounting Capstone may be taken in place of the practicum. Contact the Accounting Department Chair the semester prior to course registration.