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  Nov 25, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 College Catalog

Accounting Technology


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(Jackson County, Jefferson Davis and Perkinston Campuses)

The Accounting Technology program is designed to prepare students for employment opportunities in the accounting field. Upon successful completion, students should be prepared for accounting positions in business and industry, governmental agencies, and public accounting firms.

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to a senior college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a community college advisor for advisement.

All students completing a career or technical program must complete either the MS-CPAS (Mississippi Career Planning and Assessment System) or an MGCCC Board-approved Technical Attainment Assessment where applicable. See your advisor for further details.

In addition, the Accounting Technology program offers an additional concentration in Gaming.  Accounting Technology Gaming Concentration  

Total Credits: 30


Total Credits: 15


Associate of Applied Science Degree


Total Credits: 15/16


Note:


Articulated credit may be awarded for approved courses. Please refer to "The Credit by Non-Traditional Means " section of this catalog regarding stipulations for receiving articulated credit.

*Prior to enrollment in BOT 1113   students will be required to key straight-copy material at a minimum of 35 GWPM, on a five-minute timed writing with a maximum of one error per minute. Students who do not demonstrate this level of proficiency will be required to enroll in BOT 1013   - Introduction to Keyboarding.

**Any instructor/department chair, approved field, related elective.

***MAT 1313 or higher or any laboratory science.

 

 

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