2020-2021 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog 
    
    Nov 28, 2022  
2020-2021 San Joaquin Delta College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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Accounting, AS



Upon successful completion of the Accounting Associate in Science degree, the student demonstrates the skills and training for employment and/or transfer to a four-year college or university.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of management decision making skills.
  2. Apply accounting theory, income measurement disclosures and analysis in a corporate environment.
  3. Apply GAAP to transactions relating to corporate entities and debt financing.
  4. Demonstrate a basic understanding of the accounting cycle including the calculations required to prepare basic financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) for basic entities.
  5. Demonstrate the skills and training for employment in a basic accounting or business environment and/or transfer to a four-year college or university.

Major Requirements - Core


Complete 20 units

General Education


Complete one of the following general education patterns:

Students are advised to double-count courses in the major to also satisfy general education when possible. Course subject credit will be awarded in satisfaction of major and lower division general education requirements, but the units will only be counted once in computing the total number of units for the degree.

Minimum Major Units Required: 27


Complete all courses with a grade of “C” or better.

Minimum Degree Units Required: 60


For more information:


Contact the Business and Law Transfer and Career Pathway (TrAC)