Accounting

Program Info

Effective Term
Fall 2017
Year Established
2004
Program Code
ACCTG.AB
Degree Type
Associate in Business
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship & Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Faculty Contact
Patricia Little: 313-317-1723, plittle@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211H

Program Description

Description

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

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

Degree-Specific Requirements

Program Requirements

Elective Hours
13.00
Minimum Total Credit Hours
60.00