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Program Type: Associate In Applied Science

Program Level: UG

Division: Business, Computing, & Social Science

Program Duration: 20 months

Program Contact: Pete Gioldasis

Time: Day

Program overview

Graduates with an Accounting degree receive 66 credit hours of course work. They demonstrate core skills in the following: accounting, business, business ethics, business law, and computer applications. Graduates receive oral and written communication skills and critical thinking and problem solving skills for both academic and workplace solutions. Graduates with this degree can expect to receive jobs as accounting and auditing clerks, account management trainees, bookkeepers, and bank tellers.

Entry Requirements

To see a list of entrance requirements for this program, please check the FDTC Course Catalog.

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Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Communicate effectively using best practices prevailing in the business environment.
  • Prepare financial statements and reports in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
  • Analyze and prepare financial information about business organizations to support decision-making.
  • Manage business information using appropriate software.
  • Analyze and prepare accounting documents and reports for governmental cost and managerial accounting.