The purpose of this program is to prepare the graduate for a career in government, non-profit, or public accounting, or within the private accounting industry. The program is also of value to the small business owner.
Certain courses in this program require placement at the college level or satisfaction of developmental education requirements in reading, writing, and mathematics.
Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs):
Upon successful completion of the program, the graduate is able to:
PLO 1: Prepare and use financial information about business organizations to support decision making.
PLO 2: Manage business information using appropriate software.
PLO 3: Demonstrate effective business communication skills.
PLO 4: Evaluate business and financial information to support internal decision making.
PLO 5: Participate in work-based learning experiences.
PLO 6: Prepare governmental tax forms, including for income, payroll, and sales taxes.
PLO 7: Consider the implications of professional values, ethics, and attitudes in business.
PLO 8: Prepare and develop strategic or organizational skills.
PLO 9: Prepare individual tax forms.