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Curriculum

A.S. in Accounting Program Total Credits
60 crs.

General Education Requirements
27 crs.
Common Core
12 crs.
ENG110 College Writing
3 crs.
ENG130 Literature and Composition
3 crs.
COM107 Introduction to Communications
3 crs.
CIS112 Introduction to Computing
3 crs.
Liberal Arts
6 crs.
LAW204 Business Law I
3 crs.
Elective
3 crs.
Math
3 crs.
MAT120 College Algebra or higher
3 crs.
Science
3 crs.
Electives
3 crs.
Open Electives
3 crs.
Electives
3 crs.

Major, Core and Concentrations
30 crs.
Business Core
18 crs.
ACC111 Financial Accounting
3 crs.
BUS211 Malcolm Baldrige Quality Standards
3 crs.
ECO201 Macroeconomics
3 crs.
FIN201 Principles of Finance
3 crs.
MGT105 Principles of Management
3 crs.
MKT200 Principles of Marketing
3 crs.
Major Core
12 crs.
ACC211 Managerial Accounting
3 crs.
ACC215 Spreadsheet & General Ledger Applications
3 crs.
ACC200 Level or higher elective
3 crs.
ACC200 Level or higher elective
3 crs.

COLLEGE TO CAREER CORE
3 crs.
CTC101 College Success Seminar
3 crs.

The university reserves the right to change or update the curriculum at any time. The university will notify students of any changes officially through the university website. 

For full course descriptions please refer to the University Catalog for the current Academic Year.


Program Outcomes

Post University's A.S. in Accounting degree program is designed to prepare students for a wide range of entry-level accounting opportunities.

Students who attain an A.S. in Accounting from Post University can expect to have achieved the outcomes listed below.

CORE A.S. IN ACCOUNTING OUTCOMES

  • Students will obtain the necessary skills to perform basic functions of entry-level bookkeeping and accounting

  • Students will analyze, record, and interpret accounting information to support internal and external decision-making

  • Students will acquire a basic understanding of accounting theories and principles

  • Students will prepare and interpret financial statements

  • Students shall obtain a base of accounting knowledge necessary to advance academically in accounting to a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

  • Students will be able to perform basic functions of entry level bookkeeping and accounting to include the analysis, recording, and interpretation of accounting information to support internal and external decision making.

  • Students will apply the basic concepts of management, marketing, accounting, finance, and economics in a business environment.