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2018-2019 College Catalog 
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting: MassTransfer Option (AS)

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Division of Business & Professional Studies

This professional program serves two purposes. It prepares students for entry-level positions in accounting including accounts receivable, accounts payable, bookkeeping, and as junior accountants and auditors. Secondly, it enables students to transfer under the MassTransfer Compact with
its associated benefits to Massachusetts universities and colleges.

Program approvals may change slightly given new curriculum.

Upon completion, the Associate in Science Degree in Accounting is awarded.

Program Learning Outcomes

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First Year: Semester 1

credits: 16/17

credits: 16

Second Year: Semester 1

credits: 18

Second Year: Semester 2

credits: 16/17

Total Credits: 66/68

* Fall semester offering only.

Program Notes

This program qualifies for MassTransfer with select public Institutions in Massachusetts. Students should use course equivalencies for program electives. For more information, visit

Humanities Electives:

Art, Communications, Film, Foreign Language, Humanities, Literature, Music, Oral Communication, Philosophy, Photography, Sign Language, Theater Arts

Math Electives:

100-level Mathematics or higher (not MAC)

Science Electives:

Biology, Chemistry, Contemporary Nutrition (NS 101 ), Environmental Science, Integrated Science, Physics

Social Science Electives:

Anthropology, Geography, History, Economics, Government, Psychology, Sociology, Principles of Business Law, Law and Society

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