Accounting Assistant
Certificate of Applied Science

Ñ Program also available online

Required Courses
Credits
ACTG 101 Accounting Procedures I 3
ACTG 102 Accounting Procedures II 3
ACTG 125 QuickBooks 3
ACTG 205 Computerized Accounting 3
BGEN 105 Introduction to Business 3
CAPP 120 Introduction to Computers 3
CAPP 156 MS Excel 3
COMX 106 Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace 3
COMX 111 Introduction to Public Speaking 3
M 108 Business Mathematics 3
TASK 115 Keyboard Applications/Ten Key 3
WRIT 122 Introduction to Business Writing 3
Total minimum credits required for certificate 36

Students should check course descriptions for required prerequisites. Math and communication requirements are usually determined by performance on placement tests or transfer credits.

Suggested Plan of Study
Accounting Assistant Certificate of Applied Science

First Semester
Credits
CAPP 120 3
ACTG 101 3
TASK 115 3
BGEN 105 3
M 108 3
WRIT 122 3
Second Semester Credits
CAPP 156 3
COMX 106 3
COMX 111 3
ACTG 205 3
ACTG 125 3
ACTG 102 3

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Accounting Technology
Associate of Applied Science Degree

Ñ Program also available online

Required Courses
Credits
ACTG 101 Accounting Procedures I 3
ACTG 102 Accounting Procedures II 3
ACTG 103 Accounting Procedures III 3
ACTG 125 QuickBooks 3
ACTG 180 Payroll Accounting 3
ACTG 205 Computerized Accounting 3
BGEN 105 Introduction to Business 3
BGEN 235 Business Law 3
CAPP 120 Introduction to Computers 3
CAPP 154 MS Word 3
CAPP 156 MS Excel 3
CAPP 158 MS Access 3
COMX 106 Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace 3
COMX 111 Introduction to Public Speaking 3
M 108 Business Mathematics 3
M 121 College Algebra
OR
M 143 Finite Mathematics
OR
M 105 Contemporary Mathematics

3*

4*

3*

TASK 115 Keyboard Applications/Ten Key 3
WRIT 122 Introduction to Business Writing 3
Subtotal 54
Restricted Electives chosen in consultation with academic advisor 9
Total minimum credits required for degree 63

* Students should check with their academic advisor to determine the specific math course that is appropriate for their plan of study.

Students should check course descriptions for required prerequisites. Math and communication requirements are usually determined by performance on placement tests or transfer credits.

Suggested Electives:

ACTG 201 Principles of Financial Accounting
BFIN 305 Financial Planning
CAPP 110 Short Courses: MS Outlook
CAPP 153 MS PowerPoint
CAPP 172 Advanced Software Applications
CSCI 181 Web Design & Programming
ECNS 201 Principles of Microeconomics
MART 208 Multimedia Technology
TASK 145 Records Management
TASK 230 Office Career Success
TASK 298 Internship/Cooperative Education

Suggested Plan of Study
Accounting Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree

First Year
Credits
CAPP 120 3
CAPP 154 3
ACTG 180 3
ACTG 205 3
ACTG 101 3
ACTG 102 3
TASK 115 3
BGEN 105 3
WRIT 122 3
M 108 3
Restricted Electives 3
Second Year Credits
CAPP 156 3
CAPP 158 3
COMX 106 3
COMX 111 3
ACTG 125 3
BGEN 235 3
ACTG 103 3
College Math 3-4
Restricted Electives 6

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NOTE: This is a general program overview. For specific graduation requirements, please refer to the City College at MSU Billings catalog and visit with an academic or faculty advisor.


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