Graduation Requirements (A Minimum of 60 Credits)

The program is designed for students planning to pursue a higher-level degree in Accounting as well as to prepare the student for employment as an entry-level accountant, bookkeeper or general accounting clerk. The program is designed to provide the student with an intensive background in general accounting procedures and principles, business principles and automated accounting procedures. The program includes a thirty-nine credit-hour component of general education/liberal arts courses. FNU awards an Associate of Arts Degree in Accounting upon graduation.

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GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (38 CREDITS)

COMMUNICATIONS (9 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • ENC 1101
    English Composition I **
    3
  • ENC 2200
    Business Communications**
    3
  • SPC 1017
    Fundamentals of Oral Communication
    3
HUMANITIES (6 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  •  
    6
BEHAVIORAL/ SOCIAL SCIENCE (6 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  •  
    3
  • ECO 2013
    Principles of Macroeconomics
    3
NATURAL SCIENCE (3 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  •  
    3
MATHEMATICS (7 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • MAC 1105
    College Algebra I **
    3
  • STA 2014
    Introduction to Statistics**
    4
COMPUTERS (7 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • CGS 1030
    Introduction to Information Technology
    4
  • CGS 2511
    Spreadsheet Applications for Business**
    3
  • SLS 1501
    College Study Skills
     

CORE REQUIREMENTS (23 CREDITS)

Courses
Credit Hours
  • ACG 2003
    Principles of Accounting l
    3
  • ACG 2003L
    Principles of Accounting l Lab.
    1
  • ACG 2004
    Principles of Accounting ll **
    3
  • ACG 2004L
    Principles of Accounting ll Lab.**
    1
  • ACG 2071
    Managerial Accounting**
    3
  • ECO 2023
    Principles of Microeconomics
    3
  • GEB 2430
    Ethics & Social Responsibility
    3
  • TAX 2000
    Income Tax Accounting
    3
  • BUL 2131
    Business Law
    3
  • BUS 2505
    End of Program Assessment
     

*General Education Component (see page 204)
**This course has prerequisites; check course descriptions.
An Associate of Arts (A.A.) program is a two-year course of study that covers the core materials needed to complete the first two years of a four-year bachelor’s degree.

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