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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Accounting

Associate in Business Degree

 

Curriculum Code: 0162  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

Graduates of this program are qualified to work as a paraprofessional in most areas of accounting, such as financial reporting, cost accounting, governmental accounting, tax preparation and auditing.  Typically the paraprofessional works under the supervision of a professional accountant, but may be doing essentially the same types of work.  Job titles include full-charge bookkeeper, tax preparer, and internal auditor, among others.  Not all courses in this program transfer to all colleges.  Students planning to transfer should see an academic advisor or counselor before enrolling in any course.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Business Department, Old Central Building, Room 210, telephone number (517) 483-1522.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  31 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

ACCG 210

Principles of Accounting I

4

ACCG 211

Principles of Accounting II

4

ACCG 220

Intermediate Accounting I

4

ACCG 221

Intermediate Accounting II

4

ACCG 230

Cost Accounting

4

ACCG 240

Federal Income Tax I

4

ACCG 260

Accounting Systems

4

LEGL 215

Busn Law I, Basic Principles

3

 

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL: 33-38 CREDITS

Complete the indicated number of credits from EACH CHOICE listed below.

 

CHOICE 1:  General Education Core Areas

16-20 Credits

(See General Education Core Requirements for information on how to fulfill these requirements.  Core area proficiency exams, where appropriate, are available for each core area.)

 

Communication Core Area

3

 

Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area

3-4

 

Mathematics Core Area

3-4

 

Science Core Area

4-5

 

Writing Core Area

3-4

 

CHOICE 2:  Accounting Speciality Area

11-12 Credits

ACCG 160

Payroll Systems and Taxes

2

ACCG 231

Managerial Accounting

4

ACCG 241

Federal Income Tax II

4

ACCG 250

Advanced Accounting

4

ACCG 280

Governmental Accounting

4

ACCG 290

Auditing

4

 

CHOICE 3:  Other Accounting & Business Related (See Note 1)

6 Credits

ACCG 245

Accounting Internship

2

ACCG 271

Principles of Finance

3

INSU 265

Principles Risk and Insurance

3

LEGL 219

Adv Busn Law for Acct Majors

4

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

64

 

NOTES:

 

1.

Students may also select from unchosen courses in CHOICE 2.

2.

For graduation from this program, a student must have earned a minimum 2.00 grade point average in courses with an ACCG prefix.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

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ACCG 211

ACCG 220

ACCG 221

LEGL 215

ACCG 260

ACCG 230

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