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DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES


A.S. Degree

By completing the degree or certificate requirements of the accounting program, students will acquire the ability to apply the fundamental theory, principles, and practices of the accounting cycle for unincorporated and corporate forms of business, financial, and managerial accounting theory as well as cost accounting and cost procedures used in business and industry. The student will also learn income tax regulations pertaining to individual and business income tax preparations and planning. Competencies will be assessed regularly through examinations and comprehensive problems. The major provides career opportunities in entry-level accounting positions.


El Camino College Major Requirements

Business 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, Computer Information Systems 13, Law 5;
two courses from: Business 4, 5A, Law 6

Total Units: 26-27


Certificate of Achievement

A Certificate of Achievement will be granted to the student who completes the courses listed below.  At least 15 units of the certificate requirements must be completed at El Camino College.

Business 1A, 1B, 2A, 2B, Computer Information Systems 13, Law 5;
two courses from: Business 4, 5A, Law 6

Total Units: 26-27


Preparation for the Transfer Major

For information on specific university major requirements, please obtain a transfer curriculum guide sheet in the Counseling Services Center, consult with your counselor, or visit the Transfer Center.  You may use the transfer major requirements to help you fulfill your associate degree requirements.

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 Last Published 8/21/13