Accounting

ACC 201 Financial Accounting 3 SH
This course is a study of the basic concepts and procedures utilized in the accounting process. Emphasis is on financial statements, recording processes, income determination, systems, and controls. Issues regarding the recognition, measurement, and presentation of assets, liabilities, and equity are studied in detail. Ethics will also be discussed and integrated within the course. Prerequisite: MAT 098 or appropriate test score. Every semester. Summer session II & III.

ACC 202 Managerial Accounting 3 SH
A basic study of the concepts of managerial accounting. Emphasis is placed on the cost-planning process, cost effectiveness, the evaluation tools available for performance measurement, and the budgeting process. Spreadsheet software will be used to prepare reports and analyze accounting data. Prerequisite: ACC 201, MIS 260 or basic knowledge of spreadsheet software such as Excel, etc. Every semester. Summer Session II & III.

ACC 298 Faculty Developed Study 1-6 SH

ACC 299 Student Developed Study 1-6 SH

ACC 301 Intermediate Financial Accounting I 3 SH
An in-depth study of those intermediate accounting principles and practices used in financial recording and reporting. Following an extensive review of the fundamental processes, content emphasis is on the financial statements and current assets. Prerequisite: ACC 201, MIS 260. Fall & spring semesters.

ACC 302 Intermediate Financial Accounting II 3 SH
This is a continuation of ACC 301, with coverage of the conceptual framework, fixed assets, intangibles, current and long-term liabilities, investments, and stockholders' equity. Prerequisite: ACC 301. Fall & spring semester.

ACC 303 Intermediate Financial Accounting III 3 SH
A continuation of Intermediate Financial Accounting I and II. The course includes study of leases, compensation, changes and errors, income taxes, the statement of cash flows, and derivatives. Prerequisite: ACC 302. Fall & spring semesters.

ACC 340 Business Law I 3 SH
A systematic presentation and discussion of the legal principles and concepts affecting business procedures and practices. Particular emphasis is given to the historical nature and role of law in torts, contracts and commercial paper. The Uniform Commercial Code and the major federal acts affecting the economics of business are reviewed. Fall semester only.

ACC 341 Business Law II 3 SH
Designed to develop student awareness of the legal rights and responsibilities of persons who are entrepreneurs as well as citizens. Presents topics on accountants' liability, securities regulation, agency, partnership, corporation, property, insurance and estates. A required course for students seeking to pass the law section of the Uniform Certified Public Accountancy Examination. Prerequisite: ACC 340. Spring semester only.

ACC 361 Cost Accounting 3 SH
The continuing study of the control and distribution of cost within firms as an effective analytical tool to management in planning and controlling business operations. Prerequisite: ACC 202, MIS 260. Fall semester only.

ACC 403 Federal Taxation 3 SH
A detailed analysis of tax law, rules and regulations as applied to small business corporations. Prerequisite: ACC 301. Fall semester only.

ACC 404 Advanced Taxation 3 SH
A continuation of the content of ACC 403. This course intends to familiarize the student with tax problems encountered by such entities as partnerships, corporations, estates, and trusts. Prerequisite: ACC 403. Spring semester only.

ACC 405 Auditing 3 SH
A study of the accounting professional's responsibilities in connection with auditing situations. Emphasis is both on audit theory and the practical applications of auditing standards in a simulated audit. Prerequisite: ACC 303. Fall semester only.

ACC 407 Consolidation, Governmental, and Not-For Profit Accounting 3 SH
The course examines how mergers and acquisitions are handled and how foreign subsidiaries' financial statements are either translated or remeasured into U.S. dollars. It further treats how governmental and not-for-profit entities account for sources and uses of resources. Prerequisite: ACC 302. Fall semester.

ACC 410 Fraud Examination 3 SH
This course is designed to prepare students to identify, detect, and prevent financial fraud. The course covers the nature of fraud and the different types of fraud, including e-business fraud that is now possible in today's technological world. The course will also study the nature of fraud perpetrators, why they commit fraud, warning signals that fraud may occur, and effective ways to use technology to proactively search for fraud. Prerequisite: ACC 405. Alternate spring semesters.

ACC 411 Valuation of Closely Held Businesses 3 SH
This course is designed to provide students, seeking an understanding of the basics of business valuation, with a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of determining the value of a non-publicly traded business entity or a fractional share of a non-publicly traded business entity. Prerequisite: Senior standing in accounting or finance or the equivalent. Alternate spring semesters.

ACC 412 Valuation of Damages and Lost Profits 3 SH
This course is designed to provide students, seeking an understanding of the basics of damage valuation, with a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of determining the valuation of damages and lost profits arising from breach of contract, commercial disputes, personal injury, wrongful death, and wrongful termination. Prerequisite: Senior standing in accounting or finance or the equivalent. Alternate spring semesters.


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