Major Academic Plan for A.A.S. in Accounting Technology

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs.  Program requirements are based on Catalog Year. 

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
BT 0111 Applied Business Principles 3 C- F, S  
BT 0116 Professional Leadership Development 1 S F, S  
BT 0117 Successful Workplace Communications 3 C- F, S  
BT 0120 Basic Accounting 3 C- F, S  
BT 0144 Business Document Processing 3 C- D  
BT 0170 Computer Literacy and Business Software 3 C- F, S  
Semester Total16
Second Semester
BT 0123 Financial Business Applications 3 C- S  
BT 0171 Computerized Accounting 3 C- F, S BT 0120, BT 0144, and BT 0170. 
BT 0175 Harnessing Digital Data Using Spreadsheets and Databases 3 C- DBT 0170 or instructor permission; typing speed of 25 nwpm recommended. 
BT 0147 Accounting Applications 3 C- SBT 0118, BT 0120BT 0123
BT 0148 Payroll Procedures 3 C- SBT 0120, BT 0170BT 0123
TGE 0158 Employment Strategies
or BT 0135 Employees and HR Principles
1-3 C- TGE 0158 (F,S); BT 0135 (D)BT 0111, BT 0117 
Semester Total16-18
Third Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3  GE Appropriate placement score 
GE Objective 3: TGE 1140 or MGT 2216 3  GETGE 1140 (D); MGT 2216 (F,S)MATH 0025 or TGE 0100A, ENGL 1101 or ENGL 1101P, and MATH 1108 
ACCT 2201 Principles of Accounting I 3 C- F, SENGL 1101 or ENGL 1101P, and MATH 1108 
MGT 2261 Legal Environment of Organizations 3 C- F, SSophomore standing 
BT 0115 Practicum 2 S F, S, Su  
Semester Total14
Fourth Semester
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3  GE   
GE Objective 4: TGE 1257 3  GE   
GE Objective 6: TGE 1150 3  GE   
GE Objective 6: ECON 2201 or ECON 2202 3 C-GE   
ACCT 2202 Principles of Accounting II 3 C- F, SACCT 2201 
Semester Total15
Total61-63