Accounting Degree Option AAS C001

The courses listed below are part of the A.A.S. degree. While completing requirements for A.A.S. degree, a student can earn the short and advanced certificate.

  • A minimum of 66 hours is needed to apply for A.A.S. graduation.
  • A minimum of 32 hours for advanced certificate
  • A minimum of 21 hours for short certificate.

To be awarded the certificates and A.A.S. degree, students should contact Enrollment Services Graduation Office two terms before graduating at 205-856-7793 ([email protected]) or 205-856-7757.

Courses Required AAS C001

General Courses (32 hours)

ENG 101 English Composition I
MTH 100 Intermediate College Algebra
CIS 113 Spreadsheet Software Applications (Excel)
Humanities and Fine Arts Elective (AHUM)
ACT 145 Basic Accounting Procedures
ACT 249 Payroll Accounting
BUS 241 Principles of Accounting I
BUS 242 Principles of Accounting II
*Electives – 5 hours
*ACT, BUS, MST, or CIS courses listed from the AAS selected option.

Major Courses (39 hours)

ACT 145 Basic Accounting Procedures
ACT 246Q Microcomputer Accounting (Quickbooks)
ACT 249 Payroll Accounting
ACT 252 Accounting Case Studies
ACT 253 Individual Income Tax
BUS 215 Business Communication
BUS 241 Principles of Accounting I
BUS 242 Principles of Accounting II
BUS 248 Managerial Accounting
BUS 263 Legal and Social Environment of Business
CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications
OAD 232 Computerized Office
ACT, BUS, CIS, MST, ETP or OAD Elective

Total Credit Hours 63

Degree plan subject to change.  Please see current schedule and catalog online.  Meeting with an advisor is highly recommended.