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Business-Accounting (A.S.) – This curriculum prepares students for transfer to four-year institutions where they may complete the requirements for a Bachelor's degree with a major in accounting. The program enables the student to partially fulfill the educational requirements for the New York Certified Accounting examination.

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A.S. Program
Hegis Code: 5002

Total Credits: 63

First Semester Credits
ACC 101 Accounting I 3
ECO 207 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
ENG 100 Enhanced Composition I or
ENG 101 Composition I or
ENG 108 The Craft of Composition / Honors English I(1)
LAW 103 Business Law I 3
Mathematics Elective (except MKT 101)(2) 3
PED Physical Education Activity 1
Total Semester Credits 16
Second Semester Credits
ACC 102 Accounting II 3
ECO 208 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ENG 102 Composition II or
ENG 109 The Art of Analysis / Honors English II
LAW 104 Business Law II 3
Mathematics Elective(2) 3
PED Physical Elective Activity 1
Total Semester Credits 16
Third Semester Credits
ACC 201 Intermediate Accounting I 3
COM 101 Interpersonal Communications or
COM 103 Public Speaking
CMP 117 Business Computing: Concepts and Applications 4
HED Health Elective 2
SOC 201 Introduction to Sociology or
PSY 203 General Psychology I
Total Semester Credits 15
Fourth Semester Credits
ACC 202 Intermediate Accounting II 3
Elective: any ACC or BUS course 3
Elective(3) 3
Elective(4) 3
Laboratory Science Elective(5) 4
Total Semester Credits 16
  1. Depending on placement
  2. SUNY GER Mathematics
  3. SUNY GER Foreign Language or SUNY GER The Arts
  4. SUNY GER Western Civilization or UNY GER American History
  5. SUNY GER Natural Sciences