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, and 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

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.

Program Requirements

Elective Hours
13.00
Minimum Total Credit Hours
60.00