Accounting - Associate in Business

Program Info

Year Established
Program Code
Degree Type
Associate in Business
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645,, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Faculty Contact
Patricia Little: 313-317-1723,, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211H

Program Description


Explores accounting theory and practice, and how accounting interrelates with other important business operations such as payroll, budget, and finance.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Prepare financial statements according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  2. Evaluate business decisions given the legal and economic framework in which business functions.
  3. Analyze financial statements.
  4. Prepare final reports summarizing planning and control activities.
  5. Demonstrate effective written, verbal, and nonverbal communication in the business environment.
  6. Demonstrate industry-standard computer skills.

Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2021 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.