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2017-2018 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
2017-2018 Arapahoe Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting, AAS

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CIP 520302 (ACC2)

This program is designed to prepare the student for entry-level positions in the bookkeeping/accounting
field. This would include clerical positions in specialized areas such as accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll, as well as positions with a more total involvement in accounting.

Program Requirements


*Students without a good background in algebra should take the math requirement prior to taking ACC 122 . Courses may be substituted with approval from the Accounting Department Chair.

Track 1 - Accounting Emphasis

Required (3 credit hours)

Restricted Electives (9 credit hours)

Select 9 credit hours from any course with the following prefix, not already required: BTE, BUS, ECO, FIN, INV, MAN, MAR, ACC, CIS, CNG, CSC. Please consult with an Advisor for selection of electives best suited to your needs.

Track 2 - Financial Services Emphasis

Restricted Electives (12 credit hours)

Please consult with an Advisor for selection of electives best suited to your needs.

Total: 61 Credit Hours

Graduation Requirements

  • To graduate, students must apply for graduation and complete the graduation survey (available via myACC). (form available at
  • After applying for graduation, all correspondence to a student about the status of their program conferral will be sent to their student email address only.
  • As a graduate of a Career and Technical Education program you will be contacted by an ACC employee in approximately six months to verify your employment information. This information gathering is a federal requirement to ensure that ACC receives certain federal funding.

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