ACCOUNTING (AC12)

The Accounting Diploma program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for a variety of entry-level positions in accounting in today's technology-driven workplaces. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Program graduates receive an Accounting Diploma.

Diploma Program
Program Length 42 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School graduate or GED recipient; Minimum age: 16
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Warner Robins, Macon, and Milledgeville Campuses

Accounting Diploma Curriculum
   

Credit Hours

General Education Core Courses 8
Choose one (1) of the following English courses:  
ENGL 1010

ENGL 1101
Fundamentals of English I
OR
Composition and Rhetoric
3

(3)
     
Select one (1) of the following Mathematics courses:  
MATH 1011 Business Mathematics 3
  OR  
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics (3)
  OR  
MATH 1100 Quantitative Skills and Reasoning
(3)
  OR  
MATH 1101 Mathematical Modeling (3)
  OR  
MATH 1111 College Algebra (3)
     
Select one (1) of the following two courses:  
EMPL 1000 Interpersonal Relations and Professional Development 2
  OR  
PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology (3)
     
Occupational Courses 34
ACCT 1100 Financial Accounting I 4
ACCT 1105 Financial Accounting II 4
ACCT 1115 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 1120 Spreadsheet Applications 4
ACCT 1125 Individual Tax Accounting 3
ACCT 1130 Payroll Accounting 3
BUSN 1440 Document Production 4
COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers 3
ACCT xxxx Accounting elective 3
 
Choose three (3) hours from the following Specific Occupational-Guided Electives: 3
BAFN xxxx Banking and Finance courses  
BUSN xxxx Business Administrative Technology courses  
HRTM xxxx Hotel/Restaurant/Tourism Management courses  
MGMT xxxx Business Management courses  
MKTG xxxx Marketing courses  
SCMA xxxx Distribution and Materials Management courses  
     
  Total Hours 42