The Accounting Associate Degree can be obtained completely ONLINE through the selection of appropriate classes. The Accounting Associate Degree in Applied Science program prepares students to systematically record, interpret, and present financial data. According to forecasts, accountants are near the top of the list of promising careers for the future. Career opportunities include entry positions such as general accounting, payroll, accounts receivable, and accounts payable. Selected accounting classes are available during the day and evening.

This program is aligned with the following career cluster: Finance.


Program Contact:

Christina James

Department Chair, Accounting and Management

(803) 778-6663 ext. 263

M133E


Developmental Courses

This program of study requires that all developmental courses be completed prior to graduation. These developmental courses may or may not be prerequisites to courses required in the program. Developmental courses are determined by placement tests taken at the time of admission into the College. The developmental courses are MAT 013 and RWR 032. These courses do not count for credit in any program of study.

Following is a list of courses required to complete this program. Since some courses are offered once a year, courses should be taken in the following sequence in order to complete the program in a timely manner:

General Education Core Requirements - 15 Credit Hours

Course Code
Course Title
Class Hours
Lab Hours
Credit Hours

ECO 210

3

0

3

ECO 211

3

0

3

SPC 205

3

0

3

FALL SEMESTER - FIRST YEAR

Course Code
Course Title
Class Hours
Lab Hours
Credit Hours

SPRING SEMESTER - FIRST YEAR

Course Code
Course Title
Class Hours
Lab Hours
Credit Hours

SUMMER SEMESTER - FIRST YEAR

Course Code
Course Title
Class Hours
Lab Hours
Credit Hours

ECO 210

3

0

3

ECO 211

3

0

3

SPC 205

3

0

3

FALL SEMESTER - SECOND YEAR

Course Code
Course Title
Class Hours
Lab Hours
Credit Hours

MKT 101

3

3

SPRING SEMESTER - SECOND YEAR

Course Code
Course Title
Class Hours
Lab Hours
Credit Hours