September 2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]
Associate of Science/Associate of Applied Science in Accounting (AS/AASA)
(Please see the Undergraduate Program Offerings by Campus chart in the catalog or on the Herzing Website at www.herzing.edu/career-programs/downloads for a list of Herzing campuses offering this program.)
This accounting program provides students with a solid accounting background. The curriculum includes academic core courses, business courses, and education in computer skills related to accounting such as computerized accounting software, spreadsheets, and payroll systems. This program provides career opportunities in accounting areas such as payables, receivables, bookkeeping, payroll, and taxation.
Upon completion of this program, the student should be able to:
- Apply industry standard accounting principles and accounting based software to financial information
- Demonstrate mastery of systems. industry standard spreadsheets, databases, and accounting
- Articulate organizational, operational, ethical, legal, and economic issues affecting the accounting industry
Potential Occupational Titles
Potential occupational titles for this program include, but are not limited to, bookkeeping, accounting, or auditing clerk.
A minimum of 65.00 semester credit hours is required for graduation.