Accounting, Associate of Applied Business

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ACCT-1311Financial Accounting3
BADM-1020Introduction to Business3
MATH-1190Algebraic and Quantitative Reasoning (or higher Approved Ohio Transfer 36 Mathematics course) 1,23
Select one of the following:3
College Composition I
Honors College Composition I
Select one of the following:3
Computer Applications
Honors Computer Applications
ACCT-1341Managerial Accounting3
ACCT-1520QuickBooks Immersion2
ACCT-1551Excel for Accountants2
ECON-2000Principles of Microeconomics3
PHIL-1000Critical Thinking3
Select one of the following:3
Business Communications
Honors Business Communications
ACCT-1041Individual Taxation4
BADM-2151Business Law3
ECON-2010Principles of Macroeconomics3
Select one of the following:3
College Composition II
Honors College Composition II
Select one of the following:1-4
Accounting Elective 3
Finance Elective
ACCT-2310Intermediate Accounting I4
ACCT-2XXXAccounting 2000 level elective4
ACCT -2XXXAccounting 2000 Level Elective4
FIN-2100Financial Management3

Recommend MATH-1470 Modern Mathematics for Business and Social Science I or higher for students planning to transfer to a 4 year college.


MATH-1240 Contemporary Mathematics taken prior to Fall 2024 will be accepted to meet mathematics requirement for this program.


ACCT-1011 Business Math Applications and ACCT-1020 Applied Accounting cannot be used to fulfill elective requirements.


Recommended Electives

Select from the following courses to fulfill the elective requirement. Please check with counseling for transferability.

ACCT-1551Excel for Accountants2
ACCT-2041Business Taxation4
ACCT-2050Volunteer Income Tax Assistance2
ACCT-2320Intermediate Accounting II4
ACCT-2340Cost Accounting4
ACCT-2500Governmental/Non-Profit Accounting4
ACCT-2830Cooperative Field Experience1-3
ACCT-28xxAccounting Special Topics2-4
FIN-1061Personal Finance3

MATH-1140, MATH-1141, MATH-1200, MATH-1270, and MATH-1280 can no longer count towards fulfilling the college-level mathematics requirement.  These courses were re-classified as developmental mathematics by the state of Ohio in 2016.  Tri-C established a 5-year transitioning window for students who had completed these courses prior to 2016 to apply them towards meeting graduation requirements, which expired in Summer 2021. It is highly recommended to see a counselor to determine the appropriate math required for your current major.

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