Computerized Accounting Degree Option AAS C058 - ACT

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 C058

General Courses (24 hours)

  • ENG 101 English Composition I
  • SPH 106 Public Speaking or SPH 107 Oral Communication
  • MTH 100 Intermediate College Algebra
  • CIS 113 Spreadsheet Software Applications (Excel)
  • ECO 231 Principles of Macroeconomics or ECO 232 Principles of Microeconomics
  • Lab Science Elective (ASCI)
  • Humanities and Fine Arts Elective (AHUM)
  • HED or PED Elective

Major Courses (21 hours)

  • ACT 145 Basic Accounting Procedures
  • ACT 115 Introduction to Accounting Computer Resources
  • ACT 253 Individual Income Tax
  • ACT 249 Payroll Accounting
  • BUS 241 Principles of Accounting I
  • BUS 242 Principles of Accounting II
  • ACT 252 Accounting Case Studies

Computerized Accounting Option (21 hours)

  • ACT 249Q Microcomputer Accounting (Quickbooks)
  • ACT 247P Advanced Accounting Applications on the Microcomputer (Peachtree)
  • BUS 248 Managerial Accounting
  • CIS 146 Microcomputer Applications
  • OAD 232 Computerized Office or CIS 263 Computer Maintenance
  • CIS 207 Introduction to Web Development
  • CIS 250 E-Commerce

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