Accounting

  • Credits: 60
  • Degree Type: A.A.S.
  • Campus: East Grand Forks

Program Learner Outcomes


  1. Student will complete accounting simulations using appropriate software such as: integrated accounting software, spreadsheets, and other business software applications.

  2. Student will analyze and apply accounting concepts to service and merchandising organizations.

  3. Student will apply current accounting principles to cost and managerial accounting practices.

  4. Student will integrate basic business law concepts to the practice of entry-level accounting.

  5. Student will prepare and process payroll records and reports in compliance with state and federal requirements.

  6. Student will prepare financial statements according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

  7. Student will perform financial statements analysis to measure liquidity, solvency and profitability.

  8. Student will demonstrate knowledge of accounting issues for corporate entities.

  9. Student will interpret the Internal Revenue Code for individual and partnership tax returns.

  10. Student will apply effective professional communication skills in written documents, oral discussions, and class presentations.