Apr 12, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Accounting, AAS


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First Year Fall Semester


2nd 8-Week Classes


Total Hours: 12


First Year Spring Semester


2nd 8-Week Classes


Total Hours: 12


Summer


  • Choose from Business Elective 3 credit hours 5
  • Choose from Soft Skills Elective 3 credit hours 7

Total Hours: 6


Second Year Fall Semester


1st 8-Week Classes


2nd 8-Week Classes


Total Hours: 12


Second Year Spring Semester


1st 8-Week Classes


2nd 8-Week Classes


Total Hours: 12


Summer


  • Choose from Communications core 3 credit hours 2
  • Choose from Language, Philosophy, Culture or Creative Arts core 3 credit hours

Total Hours: 6


Total Graduation Hours: 60


1 Must successfully complete course in order to progress in the AAS Accounting degree.

2 Meet with an academic advisor or department chair for university specific transfer course.

Come speak with an advisor about your graduation for the Level 1 Certificate in Bookkeeping.

4 Come speak with an advisor about your Temple College AAS graduation and your university transfer plans.

FY = Course will be offered on a continuous basis so that a student can take the course in any fall or spring semester.

5 Suggested Business Electives- choose 1 elective

  • BMGT 1301 or 1325 or 1327 or 1382 or 1383 or 2382 or 2303- 3 credit hours
  • BUSG 2309- 3 credit hours
  • BUSI 1307- 3 credit hours
  • CMDR 1300- 3 credit hours
  • HRPO 1311, 2301 or 2307- 3 credit hours
  • ITSC 1315- 3 credit hours
  • MRKG 1301 or 1302 or 1311 or 1313 or 2312- 3 credit hours
  • POFT 1301 or 1313 or 1329 or 2312

6 Suggested Finance Electives- choose 1 elective

  • BUSI 1307
  • BUSG 1303

7 Suggested Soft Skill Electives- choose 1 elective

  • HRPO 1311 or 2307
  • MRKG 1301
  • POFT 1313
  • CMDR 1300

 

Transfer Outlook

The AAS  Accounting (ACCT) prepares students with the theoretical understanding and practical skills necessary to transfer into a bachelor’s program or begin work as an accounting clerk. This degree trains students to see the “big picture” while learning many of the practical everyday tasks that a professional accountant or clerk would perform.

Career Outlook 

Bookkeeping/Accounting Clerk - $26,713* w/Associate Degree

Payroll/Timekeeping Clerk -  $30,962* w/Associate Degree

*Based on entry-level jobs in Central Texas

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