Accounting Track - Degree | ECTC

Accounting Track - Degree

Associate in Applied Science
Business Administration

Developmental Courses as Needed

Courses Credit Notes
RDG 20/100 3-6  
ENC 90/100 2-5  
MAT 55/61 3-4  

First Semester

Courses Credit Notes
ACC 201 Financial Accounting 3 Prereq: math placement above MAT 55/61
BAS 160 Introduction to Business 3  
CIT 105 Introduction to Computers OR
OST 105 Introduction to Information Systems
3  
ENG 101 Writing 3  
MAT 105 Business Mathematics OR
Higher-Level Quantitative Reasoning Course
3  
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS 15  

Second Semester

Courses Credit Notes
ACC 202 Managerial Accounting 3 Prereq: ACC 201
ACT 281 Individual Taxation 3 Prereq: accounting course or instructor consent
BAS 283 Principles of Management 3 Prereq: BAS 160 or instructor consent
BAS 110 Worksheets in Business Applications OR
CIT 130 Productivity Software OR
OST 240 Advanced Microsoft Applications
3 Prereq: CIT 105 or OST 105
ENG 102 Writing II OR
OST 235 Business Communications Technology
3 ENG 102 Prereq: ENG 101
OST 235 Prereq: (ENG 101 and OST 110) or (OST 108 and OST 110)
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS 15  

Third Semester

Courses Credit Notes
ACT 279 Computerized Accounting Systems 3 Prereq: ACC 201
BAS 260 Professional Development and Protocol 2  
BAS 282 Principles of Marketing 3 Prereq: BAS 160 or instructor consent
COM 181 Basic Public Speaking OR
COM 252 Introduction to Interpersonal Communication
3  
ECO 101 Contemporary Economic Issues OR
ECO 201 Principles of Microeconomics OR
ECO 202 Principles of Macroeconomics
3  
Natural Sciences 3  
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS 17  

Fourth Semester

Courses Credit Notes
ACT 286 Financial Accounting Topics 3 Prereq: ACC 201
BAS 267 Introduction to Business Law 3  
BAS 270 Business Employability Seminar 1 Prereq: CIT 105 or instructor consent
Heritage/Humanities 3  
Program Approved Course (see below) 3  
Program Approved Course (see below) 3  
TOTAL SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS 16  

Approved Technical Courses

Choose 6 credit hours from the following courses:

Courses Credit Notes
ACT 196 Payroll Accounting 3  
ACT 277 Managerial Accounting Topics 1 Prerq: ACC 202
ACT 290 Selected Topics in Accounting (Topic) 1-3 Prereq: instructor consent
ACT 295 Corporate and Partnership Taxation 3 Prereq: ACT 281
BAS 120 Personal Finance 3  
BAS 212 Introduction to Financial Management 3 Prereq: MAT 105 or instructor consent
COE 199 Cooperative Education: Business Administration OR
BAS 280 Business Internship
1-3 COE 199 Prereq: instructor consent
BAS 280 Prereq: sophomore standing or instructor consent
ACCOUNTING PROGRAM TOTAL 63  

Students may select other courses approved by the Business Administration Program Coordinator.
Most 4-year schools require ECO 201 & 202
Most 4-year schools require MAT 150

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://catalog.kctcs.edu/academic-services/general-education-requirements/

Requirements taken from the 2021-2022 KCTCS Catalog

Updated November 2021