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Accounting

Accounting courses are not only for accounting majors. Accounting courses can significantly benefit non-accounting majors who pursue careers in business, government and other organizations. Most, if not all, organizations use accounting information to make business decisions.


Course Requirements

Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree students who plan to transfer to a university to complete a bachelor’s degree in business (Accounting, Management, Marketing, etc.) must take Financial Accounting (ACG2022) and then Managerial Accounting (ACG 2071). Other accounting courses offered at Palm Beach State are not transferable.

Associate in Science (A.S.) degree students planning to work in the accounting field must first take Financial Accounting (ACG2022) and then Managerial Accounting (ACG 2071). In addition other accounting courses, listed below must be taken:

  • Bookkeeping (APA 1111)
  • Microcomputer Operations (ACG 2450)
  • Computerized Bookkeeping (APA 2172)
  • Federal Income Tax I (TAX 2000)
  • Intermediate Accounting (ACG 2100)
  • Cost Accounting (ACG 2360)
  • Federal Income Tax II (TAX 2010)

Course Sequence for A.S. Degree



Required Courses


Year One


Year Two


Year Three

Course ID

Title

 Fall

1

 Spring

2

 Sum

3

 Fall

1

 Spring

2

 Sum

3

 Fall

1

 Spring

2

 Sum

3

ACG 2022

Financial
Accounting

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

ACG 2071

Managerial
Accounting

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

ACG 2100

Intermediate
Accounting

 X

 

 

 X

 

 

 X

 

 

ACG 2360

Cost Accounting

 

X

 

 

X

 

 

X

 

ACG 2450

Microcomputer
Operations
Accounting

 

X

 

 

X

 

 

X

 

APA 1111

Bookkeeping

X

X

 

X

X

 

X

X

 

APA 2172

Computerized
Bookkeeping

X

 

 

X

 

 

X

 

 

BUL 2241

Business Law 1

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

 

-or-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GEB 1011

Introduction
to Business

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

 

-or-

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MAN 2021

Principles of
Management

X

X

 

X

X

 

X

X

 

CGS 1513

Electronic
Spreadsheets 

 X 

   

 X 

   

 X 

   

CGS 1570

Microcomputer
 Applications

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

MNA 2100

Human Relations
in Business

X

X

 

X

X

 

X

X

 

OST 2335   

Business
Communications

 

X

 

 

X

 

 

X

 

TAX 2000

Federal Income
Tax I

X

 

 

X

 

 

X

 

 

TAX 2010

Federal Income
Tax II

 

X

 

 

X

 

 

X

 

 

Resources


Study Aids


Faculty Info

Full-Time:
Robin D'Agati

Emmanuel A. Danso
John A. D. Murphy
Glenn Pate
Jonathan R. Pernick
Gracelyn V. Stuart


Adjunct:
Brian Berkowitz

Jane Bloom
Joseph D'Alia
Elizabeth Geletka
Duke Keller
Jim Matthews
Herb Purick

 

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